The Baptism of our Lord

by Pastor Karen Brau This was a snow Sunday, and we gathered in the Sanctuary while it snowed outside — in the midst of the beauty of the day,  we spent time remembering Jesus’ Baptism and our own Baptism. I shared some words about what Baptism can mean to us...

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Welcome Interim Sabbatical Pastor Tony Carpenter

Pastor Anthony Carpenter (Tony) will be with Luther Place through the beginning of December. We bless Pastor Karen as she leaves DC for her Sabbatical. Pastor Tony has served five Intentional Interim and Supply pastoral ministries in the Evangelical Lutheran church including St. John’s Lutheran Church, Anderson Indiana; Lutheran Church...

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5 pm Worship Sabbatical

A team of leaders working with Pastor Karen has discerned placing the 5 pm worship on sabbatical beginning May 27, 2018. The team will focus on a structured and intentional neighborhood listening process to hear from people not typically engaged with a church.  The team will be aided by New Connections Coach Kristen Kane.  We give deep thanks to all who...

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Holy Week 2018

We invite you to be on pilgrimage with Luther Place Church this HOLY WEEK! Palm Sunday Worship, March 25, 10:30 am and 5 pm We all feel the movement of the Spirit in different ways. On this Lenten journey, some may walk, some may run, and some may dance. At...

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Music Ministry Transition

As we move into a time of transition around Music Ministry, we want to share our process for music making in worship over the next weeks.  As of now, we are securing substitute musicians for both the morning and evening services.  The Sunday morning choir will continue in their role as...

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Gathering Day, Sunday, September 10

THIS SUNDAY is Gathering Sunday Kick-off to Sunday School, Confirmation, NEW High School class and Adult Spiritual Formation at 9:15am. **Don’t forget your BACKPACKS/WORK BAGS for worship!*** Sunday School, Confirmation, and the NEW High School class and families will GATHER in the Chapel from 9:15-9:30 am to enjoy a musical...

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Do You Have A Calling To Share In Prayer?

Ann Hill is looking for partners to share in prayer for Pastor Karen prior to Sunday morning services. Prayer partners will meet Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. at the back of the sanctuary to pray together. If you are interested in this powerful fellowship and ministry opportunity, please contact Ann via email...

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I’m Grateful…

This past Sunday I used a Hebrew Scripture text and a Gospel text about healing encounters with God. The story from 2 Kings 5: 1-3, 7-15 told the story of Naaman who was seeking a healing of his leprosy, and how the prophet Elisha addressed Naaman’s request. Some of you...

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