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    Worship Schedule

    8:00 AM Traditional Worship
    9:15 AM Contemporary Service
    10:30 AM Traditional Worship

    132 Auburn Street
    Portland, Maine 04103  (Directions)
    (207) 797-2525

    First Lutheran is a great place to bring your family and for kids to learn about God’s love in a caring Sunday Camp program.


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Sweet Words

O splendor of God’s glory bright O living spring of light from light: come, very Sun of truth and love; come with your radiance from above. Teach us to love with all our might; drive envy out, remove all spite; turn to the good each troubling care, and give us …

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Arts Committee

You may not know it, but First Lutheran has an Arts Committee! Formed several years ago, it is a group that looks for ways to add beauty and inspiration to the church, both on a permanent and temporary basis. Some of the permanent ways include moving the stained glass window …

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GCC: Contribute While You Shop

Everything takes longer than we think it should!  That’s why the Lord so graciously grants us patience. We are still working on three ways to easily and safely contribute to our Give a Child a Chance ministry at First Lutheran.  Our goal of providing support for children, in need, to …

Family Promise

Family Promise was begun in 1986 by one individual who wanted to do something to address homelessness. Family Promise is now a national organization with 180,000 volunteers, having served over 700,000 individuals.

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Being in the Moment

  A Lenten reflection made me pause this morning. The topic was about living “in the moment” in faith. The presenter said …

Sanctuary Renovation Update

The Renovation Team has received a set of detailed measured drawings of our worship space, including the narthex, sacristy, chancel area, and …