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Historic, Yet Progressive, St. Lucas Church
St. Lucas Affirmation of Welcome
A Reconciling in Christ Congregation (RIC)
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.
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745 Walbridge Ave.
Toledo, OH 43609
Ash Wednesday worship is February 26
Noon in the lower church
7:00 pm in the main sanctuary
PALMS FOR ASHES If you took palms home last Palm Sunday and placed them behind a cross or sacred image, please bring them to church on Sundays in February, so we can use them to make ashes for imposition on Ash Wednesday. There will be a golden basket in the narthex in which to place the palms. Last Sunday to do so will be Feb. 23.
MIDWEEK WEDNESDAY LENTEN SERIES
Noon (lower church) & 7pm (main sanctuary)
“NO MATTER HOW YOU ADD IT UP”
Fun With Biblical Numbers and You
Mar. 4 4,000 + 5,000 does not equal 9,000
Mar. 11 40 Years and Days and Nights=Progress
Mar. 18 12 and Its Multiples Add Up To You, Me, and God
Mar. 25 6 Is a Work in Progress; 7 Is Complete
Apr. 1 3 + 1 Does Not Equal 4
Come to either the noon service in the lower church or at 7pm for Holden Evening Prayer service in the main sanctuary. The evening services will be preceded by a Lenten soup/salad supper at 6pm. No soup/salad before Ash Wednesday evening service, though. Stay for lunch at Cindy’s Corner after the noon service!
Sunday Morning Early Service
formal liturgy in the St. Lucas main sanctuary. We sing a variety of
hymns old and new.
Sunday Morning Late Service
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.
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
- For more information, please contact the church office at:
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.
Monday, 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!