Historic, Yet Progressive, St. Lucas Church
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St. Lucas Affirmation of Welcome
In accord with the Gospel of Jesus Christ St. Lucas welcomes all. By this we mean, we extend the radical welcome of Jesus to people of any age, race, ability, sexual orientation, gender identity, economic level, mental health diagnosis, recovery status, education level, or previous religious experience to participate in the Sacramental life and work of our congregation.
Advent/Christmas Worship Schedule
Advent Compline (Night Prayer) 7pm
December 23 & 24
4th Sunday of Advent Worship Saturday 4pm
Sunday 8:30 & 10:30am
Christmas Eve Worship 7pm Jazz Mass/Blue Christmas Observance
9pm Carols, Communion & Candlelight Service
Christmas Lessons & Carols 10am
New Year's Eve Evensong 4pm (in addition to Sunday morning usual schedule)
Three Worship Services Offered Every Weekend
Sunday Morning Early Service
Weekend-Labor Day Weekend)
8:30 am (September-May)
formal liturgy in the St. Lucas main sanctuary. We sing a variety of
hymns old and new.
Sunday Morning Late Service
10:30 am (Year-round)
Beautiful higher liturgy with the participation of the St. Lucas choir.
We use a variety of styles seasonally and sing a good mix of hymns old and new, accompanied by the beautiful St. Lucas pipe organ.
4 pm (Year-round)
Casual, warm and intimate worship service held in the St. Lucas Lower Church.
We sing hymns mostly from the African American hymnal "This Far By Faith" and the contemporary praise hymnal "Worship and Praise"
Holy Communion is celebrated at all weekend worship services.
Elevator from street level to sanctuary & lower church
Lighted parking lot with monitoring for evening services
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A Quick Guide to Our Ministries
Thursday 10:00- 11:30am
St. Lucas members pick up remaining bread from Panera on Wednesday night so we can distribute it FREE to those for whom it is a help.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Noon-12:45pm
3rd Tuesday of Every Month 6-7:00pm in the Sanctuary
The St. Lucas healing team is administers healing touch, anointing for healing, or healing prayer. Come and go at any time during the healing times.
Low cost clothing, household goods and other items to help those with lower incomes.
Twice a Year: First Weekends of May & October
Also need help clerking and preparing lunch during the sale.
There are many thoughts to ponder from this sermon....but here are just 2; Drawing distinctions in people (if it weren't for these people we would be happy) and in today's gospel Jesus said (and we are paraphrasing) it is not what goes into your mouth but what comes out.
Todays lessons: Isaiah 56:1, 6-8, Psalm 67, Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32, Matthew 15: 10-28
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Faith: The experience of the Presence of God.
March 6 March 13
Mar 20 Palm Sunday
Easter He is Risen,
He is Risen, Indeed!