• First Lutheran Welcomes Visitors

    Sunday Worship Schedule
    8:00 AM 9:15 AM 10:30 AM
    Sunday School for all ages 9:15 AM

    132 Auburn Street
    Portland, Maine 04103 (Directions)

    The office is open from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Mon-Fri

    Pastor David R. Alvord
    Office Hours
    Wednesdays; 4:00 to 6:00 pm
    Thursdays; 8:00 to 11:00 am

    First Lutheran Church

The Celebration of Our Salvation Continues

Probably not!   Being a disciple of Jesus, a member of His body – the Church – and a partner in the specific ministry of First Lutheran means that we have ongoing joy, hope, and fulfilling promises from the Lord Jesus. As a disciple of Jesus, I am called to listen …

The Famous Therefore

One of my favorite Bible verses is from Romans 6. Here Paul is asking a question: I have often shared this passage at a pre-baptism conferences, and reminded folks that Paul expects an answer to his question, AND expects it to be YES. And then the famous “therefore”: Paul wants …


The Season of Epiphany

January brings us the season of Epiphany.  There will be some small changes to the worship services.  At both 8:00 and 10:30, …

Sunday December 14

Cookie Walk

December 14 ~ 18th Annual Cookie Walk will take place after all three services in the Fellowship Hall.