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News from our Synod and the ELCA
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Georgetown Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The ELCA is the church of “God’s work. Our hands.” About 4 million members in nearly 10,000 congregations organized in 65 synods help make up the primary expressions of this church. Our faith comes through the good news of Jesus Christ and gives us the freedom and the courage to wonder, discover and boldly participate in what God is up to in the world. To find out more about the ELCA, please visit www.elca.org.
Metropolitan Washington, DC Synod
In churches across Metro D.C., people strengthen one another in struggle, celebrate life's joys, engage their faith, and find vision and guidance. Georgetown Lutheran Church is a member of the Metropolitan Washington, DC Synod which encompasses the District of Columbia and the suburbs of Maryland and Virginia from upper Montgomery County south to the Quantico Marine Barracks and from the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay out to the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains. This vast territory of this synod includes 80 congregations and approximately 35,000 congregants who attend worship services each week given in English, Spanish, Amharic, Oromo, and Tamil. To find out more about this synod, visit www.metrodcelca.org