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.
Lenten Worship Schedule
Ash Wednesday Feb. 14 Worship at Noon & 7pm
Wednesdays in Lent Feb. 21, 28
Mar. 7, 14, 21 Worship at Noon & 7pm
Maundy Thursday Mar. 29 Worship at Noon & 7pm
Good Friday Mar. 30 Worship at Noon & 8pm
Easter Vigil Service Mar. 31 Worship at 4pm
This year the Wednesday Lenten services will focus on the practice of prayer. At each service we will explore and practice one of these forms of prayer: lectio divina, mindfulness, model prayers, guided meditation & psalm embodiment prayers. Join us at noon or 7pm on the Wednesdays in Lent starting with Ash Wednesday running through March 21 (no services Wednesday of Holy Week, Mar. 28, see Maundy Thu. & Good Friday schedule).
8:45 am Easter Breakfast
Three Worship Services Offered Every Weekend
Sunday Morning Early Service
8:30 am (September-May)
Weekend-Labor Day Weekend)
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!