• 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: Katy Argueta

    How long have you been a member of Luther Place? I’ve been a member of Luther Place around 4 years (I’ve attended at various points over the last 8 years or so). How have you shared your time and talents with the Luther Place community? I have been a part...

  • Welcome Steinbruck Center Intern Emily Hicks

    Hello Luther Place Community! My name is Emily Hicks, and I have just begun a year of service through the Presbyterian Church U.S.A.’s Young Adult Volunteer Program. I grew up just north of Chicago, graduated from Auburn University in 2015, and have been working as an interior designer in Atlanta ever since. This...

  • Adult Spiritual Formation Discussion Series, September 16, 23, and 30, 9:15 am

    Discussion Series: “The Cross and the Lynching Treet” – Two powerful symbols — the cross and the lynching tree — are prevalent motifs interwoven in the lives of African Americans. Theologian James Cone notes, ”The crucifixion of Jesus by the Romans in Jerusalem and the lynching of blacks by whites in the...

  • Adult Spiritual Formation, September 2, 9:15 am

    Each year, Labor Day is celebrated to recognize the achievements and contributions working people have made in this country. A singular depiction of “the American worker” is often taught in textbooks, while the history of labor organizing and the people involved is richly diverse. Mikaela Ferrill invites you to join...

  • Adult Spiritual Formation, September 9, 9:15 am

    This past spring, author and social justice activist Bryan Stevenson presided over the opening of the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, AL. The memorial, often called the Lynching Memorial, was opened in hopes of “creating a sober, meaningful site where people can gather and reflect on America’s...

  • Gathering Sunday & Backpack Blessing, September 9

    We will celebrate all the ways you can engage with Luther Place. At 9:15 am we will kick-off Sunday School for the Fall season, both for children and youth and also the Adult Spiritual Formation. During worship, children and adults are welcome to bring backpacks and briefcases to be blessed...

  • Luther Place Big Read

    “The Cross and the Lynching Tree” by James Cone: Two powerful symbols — the cross and the lynching tree — are prevalent motifs interwoven in the lives of African Americans. In his book, theologian James Cone notes, ”The crucifixion of Jesus by the Romans in Jerusalem and the lynching of...

  • 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...

  • Sacred Common Gardeners

    August 27, 2018 Dear Luther Place Sacred Common Gardeners, First, thank you to all of you who gardened big and small this summer. I write to you before I go to communication silence during my Sabbatical.  But, this doesn’t mean Ed will be silent or remain away from DC for...