Georgetown Lutheran Church, 1556 Wisconsin Ave, Washington DC 20007 USA

exterior church imageBuilding on a strong and stable history, we seek to be a community where people of all ages and backgrounds feel invited, welcomed, challenged, and refreshed. Furthermore, we seek to be a faithful congregation which shares God's love in every way possible.

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Georgetown Lutheran Church (GLC) is at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Volta Avenue in the Georgetown community [see location on Google maps] of the North-West (NW) area of Washington DC. A short walk from Georgetown University, GLC continues as the oldest Lutheran Church in the District of Columbia. Easy to reach by car, public transportation or foot, GLC continues to enjoy a place of prominence in the Georgetown community for over 200 years. Each service is centered on prayer, meditation and music- as a part of the wider Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) synod.

Weekly Worship services are at 10am Sunday mornings, with early services at 8:30am. Children Sunday School starts at 9am, with chior practice also starting at 9am. Worship Services and other activities at Georgetown Lutheran Church are open to the entire community, and all are invited to vist, attend and participate. Our gardens and grounds also offer respite for those needing a moment to rest, and our facilities and kitchens regularly help those in need. Georgetown Lutheran Church offers various social and community events throughout the year, including an annual community Thanksgiving Dinner, preparation of bag lunches for distribution to the homeless and needy, weekly bible and vocational meetings, community tours and participates in the Georgetown Ministry Center homeless shelter.

Georgetown Lutheran Church is a place where God and people meet in a Spirit that nourishes grace, hospitality, faith, and commitment to the world which rests in God's loving hands. Georgetown Lutheran Church is:church cornerstone image

Georgetown Lutheran Church believes that God has called us to work together using the diverse strengths, leadership, skills, perspectives and experiences of our members, congregations, synods, institutions, agencies and other partners to accomplish the work that God calls us to in the world. In this rich mix, the Holy Spirit helps us discover how to be a bold, active and vibrant church in any context. We are here to serve with you and build connections throughout the church for the purpose of furthering the mission to which God has called you. Liberated by our faith, we welcome you as a whole person: questions, complexities and all.

Pastor: Rev. Dr. Janice E. Mynchenberg

Georgetown Lutheran Church, 1556 Wisconsin Ave, Washington DC 20007 USA -Phone:(202) 337-9070

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For additional congregation insights, please read the recent stories from the Georgetowner and the ELCA Synod.

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