• 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)
    (207)797-2525

    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…

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  • 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’s Work Our Hands Sunday 2014

    Get ready to serve!

    Day of Service Photos (Facebook)

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    This September, the nearly 10,000 congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) are invited to put their faith into action by serving their communities in ways that share the love of God with all of God’s people.

    God's Work Our Hands Sunday

Harvest Season

October is the traditional time of harvest here in New England, and many of us go out into the fields to choose our own pumpkin.  Pumpkins are actually native to North America, probably coming from Mexico.  The United States produces more than 1.5 billion pounds of the vegetable each year.  …

Making a Difference

As Christians, we know that there are spiritual activities that make a difference and bring blessings into our lives:  worship, prayer, study of the scriptures with others, and remembering that we belong to Jesus and have eternal life. We also know that our spiritual activities can bring blessings to others.  …

Harvest Dinner 2014

Are you looking for a night of good food and awesome fellowship with a bunch of fun-loving Lutherans while simultaneously helping others? Then Saturday, October 25 is for you! WHO:  All are invited…. You, your family, your friends, and their relatives WHAT:  The Harvest Dinner WHERE:  First Lutheran Church Fellowship …

Safe Driving

So you have been hearing comments about your driving recently: from your children, from your doctor, from your friends. Someone has even said you shouldn’t be driving any more. Or are you thinking about returning to driving after recovering from an injury, medical condition, or surgery? Maybe if you are honest with yourself, even you don’t think you are quite as safe driving as you used to be.

Women’s Ministry

Women United! Ministry, specifically tailored to women, kicks off this Fall.  Read on for opportunities to grow in your relationship with God …