ST. LUKE’S WELCOMES YOU

St. Luke’s Church is a faithful community of Christians that worships in a landmark building. Our doors and hearts are open to all who visit. We practice what St. Benedict taught his monks and their households: “All guests who present themselves are to be welcomed as Christ.”

 
 

We hope that you will seriously consider joining the life and ministry of this parish family. The information contained in this packet is designed as a way to let you know who we are and how we worship, learn and live together.

Our Vision Statement
Recognizing our call to proclaim by word and example The Good News of God in Christ, striving for justice and peace among all people and embracing our diversity as a strength, we, the people of St. Luke’s Church, honor our past to move into the future.

Learn more about what we believe >

WORSHIP SERVICES

Sundays during the program year:
8:00 am – The Holy Eucharist, Rite One Service, quiet, intimate without music
9:15 am – The Holy Eucharist, Rite Two Service, family oriented with music (especially for and by children/teenagers)
11:00 am – The Holy Eucharist, Rite Two Service & Sermon with Choir (for adults)

During the summer:
8:00 am – The Holy Eucharist, Rite One Service, quiet, intimate without music
10:00 am – The Holy Eucharist, Rite One Service & Sermon

Additional services offered:
We offer observances throughout the church year such as those held during Advent, Lent, and Holy Week, as well as the occasional Evensong or Evening Prayer service.

Other special celebrations and opportunities for worship include the Blessing of the Animals on the Saturday closest to St. Francis Day, our All Saints’ celebration, and the Blessing of the Backpacks.

CHILDREN

Acolyte Corps
Beginning in grade 4, children are afforded this opportunity for lay ministry.

Church School
A program year children’s education program held on Sundays in the Parish House at 10:00 am for children preK – 8.

Choristers Choir
For children in grades 2-12. This program is based on the Royal School of Church Music’s curriculum, Voice for Life.

Middle & High School Youth Groups
Convene twice a month for recreation, service and fellowship.

Child Care
For children through age 5 is offered on program year Sundays, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm, in the Undercroft; during the summer nursery hours are 9:45 am – 11:15 am.

NOTE: For special events and holiday child care check the homepage under the This Week section.