• Hospitality & Welcome–All Saints Room 

    Beginning Sunday, May 13, Coffee House will start at 7 am–welcoming anyone for coffee, tea, and lite snacks–and continued to be facilitated by staff member Angelica Lopez. At 9:45 am the Hospitality Teams will continue to bring food to be shared before and after the Worship Service. At 10:15 am–the All Saints Room...

  • #IamLutherPlace: Kathryn Perry

    How long have you been a member of Luther Place? I have been a member for 21 years. I became a member in December 1997. How have you shared your time and talents with the Luther Place community? I currently sing in the Community Choir, serve as an assisting minister,...

  • Star Dreams

    by Pastor Karen Brau We celebrated the Epiphany and Three Kings last Sunday, 1/6/19.   In that story in the gospel of Matthew, 3 Wise Ones, who were like the scientists of their day,  follow a star from their land to Jerusalem hoping to meet a child who will be a...

  • 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...

  • Three Things for 2019: Contemplation, Action, and Invitation

    by Pastor Karen Brau As a preacher that prepares by making notes and then mostly preaches extemporaneously, I have decided to try something new for the first quarter of 2019 —   I will share some notes after I preach. On Dec 30, 2018, I preached on Three Things for...

  • Double-digging

    by Pastor Karen Brau Last Sunday, I preached about how we prepare to live a faith infused with hope, and I began with a story for my father about “double-digging,’ agarden.  Here is a simple You tube video about double- digging, please note the way this type of soil preparation...

  • LISTEN

    by Pastor Karen Brau The last blog I wrote was in the summer when I was packing up to leave for a 3 month Sabbatical from September 1 – December 1.  My packing included the blue ceramic handmade tile with the word LISTEN, on it.   This tile was a gift...

  • Congregational Budget Meeting, Sunday, December 9, 2018, 12 pm

    The Congregation Council unanimously approved a 2019 proposed budget. All members are invited to attend a meeting to discuss and vote on the spending plan. Detailed information on the proposed budget is available below. Council members will also be available to speak with members about the budget before worship on the Sundays prior...

  • Buy a Bunk!

    The Steinbruck Center at Luther Place will soon become a 54-bed, 3 bunk-room hostel with full kitchen and dining room. This will greatly expand our capacity for hospitality. We invite past groups and members of the congregation and community to sponsor a bunk and/or donate to this exciting transition. Please consider contributing online.

  • Dumpster Day, October 6, 2018

    Over the past weekend, alternative break groups from North Carolina State University and Gettysburg College spent the day volunteering with us. Often times, we connect our visiting groups with volunteer opportunities at other non-profits across the city. But this weekend, our very building was the service project. Forty young people...