Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship

Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship Wednesday, November 27, 7 p.m., Sanctuary Give thanks at Augustana’s annual Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship which includes a message by Augustana’s pastors and music by Augustana’s choirs and instrumental groups. Your offering will support ELCA World Hunger. This night also concludes Augustana’s Chili Challenge for Metro Caring and George Washington High…

Requiem by Bob Chilcott

Augustana’s Chancel Choir along with Stratus Chamber Orchestra present Requiem by Bob Chilcott, on All Saints Sunday, November 3, 2019, 7:30 p.m. in Augustana’s sanctuary. Dick Larson conducts this elegy for the modern day with solos by Emily Murdock, soprano, and Blake Nawa`a, tenor. Following the concert, please join us for a reception honoring Dick…

Dick Larson announces his retirement

As many of you already know, after considerable thought, prayer, and consultation with several of my trusted colleagues, friends and family members, I have submitted my letter announcing my retirement as Chancel Choir Director at Augustana Lutheran effective Sunday, November 3, 2019. I will continue directing the choir in worship services during the fall season,…

Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat for Augustana church and early learning center families and the community Sunday, October 27, 2019, 1–3 p.m., Alameda parking lot Car owners are invited to decorate their car trunks (or a table) for Halloween in a kid-friendly style and bring treats to hand out to Trunk or Treaters. Families are invited to…

“God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday is September 8!

Freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor Together in Jesus Christ we are freed by grace to live faithfully, witness boldly and serve joyfully. “God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday, September 8, is an opportunity to celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)—one church, freed in Christ to serve…

God’s work. Our hands. on the border

Border Servant Corps is a partner in the Rocky Mountain Synod which serves asylum seekers and refugees at the U.S./Mexico border. Augustana’s Jean and Duane Gall will be making a mission trip to the Border Servant Corps Hospitality House on August 25. Augustana members and friends may donate items needed at the Hospitality House for those traveling to their new homes after being released from ICE detention. Read on for how you can help.

Author discusses and shares resource for loss due to opioid addiction

Author discusses and shares resource for loss due to opioid addiction Wednesday, August 7, 6:30–8 p.m., Fellowship Hall Last year, over 70,000 parents across America lost a child to an opioid drug overdose. The grief experienced by any parent who loses a son or daughter is excruciating. But grief for those whose child has died…

Worship, Art, and Music Camp (WAM!)

It’s Christmas in July at WAM! Room for Christmas by Mark Burrows It’s the week before the church Christmas pageant, and the cast of children is determined to bring new life to the Christmas story. But with a bossy angel, wisecracking shepherds, unruly sheep and know it all wisemen, will they get it together in…