• 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
  • Operation Christmas Child 2014

    Would you or your family like to bring love, joy, and the Good News of Jesus Christ into the life of a needy child in another part of the world this Christmas season? Since 1993, more than 100 million boys and girls in over 130 countries have experienced God’s love through the power of simple shoebox gifts from Operation Christmas Child. More…

    Operation Christmas Child feature image
  • Once Upon a Holiday Fair 2014

    First Lutheran Church
    8 AM – 2 PM
    132 Auburn Street
    Portland ME 04103
    (207) 797-2525

    You are invited to join us for a wonderful Holiday Fair! FLC will be transformed into a Holiday Wonderland featuring live music, where both Thanksgiving and Christmas items will be featured. More…

    Once Upon a Holiday 2014

God-Given Promises

A Thanksgiving Feast is a great meal served with friends and family.  In it, we celebrate with food the joys of family, football, fun, fellowship, and friends.  Although often accompanied by a prayer of thanks, acknowledging God is sometimes considered optional.  Seeking blessings on the fellowship is usually seen as …

Consecration Sunday 2014

To be a good steward is to be generous.  As Christians, the practice of generosity is an essential expression of our faith.  …

Seasickness Revealed

The birds were great, the whales not so much. But we all felt the motion of waves up to 10 feet high and the queasy feelings these waves induce. Somehow, it got me thinking about a newsletter article….