Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship

Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship Wednesday, November 21, 7 p.m., Sanctuary Give thanks on the eve of Thanksgiving with the community, Augustana’s choirs and instrumental groups, and a message by Augustana’s pastors. Your offering will support ELCA World Hunger. This night also concludes Augustana’s Chili Challenge for Metro Caring, so bring as many cans of chili…

Christmas Worship at Augustana

Longest Night: A Service of Healing and Hope Wednesday, December 19, noon and 6:30 p.m., Christ Chapel Everyone is invited to gather for a worship opportunity in Christ Chapel on Wednesday, December 19, at either noon or 6:30 p.m. During this season that is filled with celebrations and parties, many people have a longing for…

Sermon | October 7, 2018 | Mark 10:2–16 | Pastor Ann Hultquist

I’m not quite sure how it happened. I was at a meeting of a wonderful organization about 12 years ago; with people who didn’t know each other well but who were all committed to making a difference in the world. Sixteen or seventeen of us around tables, and the introductions began. I have no idea…

Congregational Meeting Scheduled

Congregational Meeting Scheduled Sunday, November 11, 11:30 a.m., Sanctuary Augustana’s congregation council has decided to hold the November 11th congregational meeting immediately after the close of the 10:30 a.m. service in the sanctuary. Please mark your calendars. Meeting action items The congregation council hosts three opportunities for you to give input and have your questions…

Trunk or Treat and Pumpkin Carving

Trunk or Treat and Pumpkin Carving for Augustana church and early learning center families and the community Sunday, October 28, 1:30 p.m., Alameda parking lot Children, Youth, and Family Ministry and Augustana Early Learning Center host Trunk or Treat and Pumpkin Carving, Sunday, October 28, 1:30 p.m., in the Alameda parking lot. Car owners are…

ELCA Disaster Response: Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence has affected our neighbors in the Carolinas and elsewhere with catastrophic flooding. Lutheran Disaster Response is coordinating with Lutheran Services Carolinas, Lutheran Family Services of Virginia and the synods to respond to this disaster. Your gifts ensure that our church will be able to provide help and hope for those whose homes have…

“God’s work. Our hands.”

Sunday, September 9 Augustana will have opportunities to serve and love our neighbors with several service projects on “God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday. Plan to come for worship at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. (Note: Both services will be in Augustana’s sanctuary.) Before or after you worship, join Augustana members and friends as they put…

Video of 2018 Ecuador Mission Trip

Nineteen Augustana youth and adults (and one baby) traveled to Ecuador in June to help repair a roof on a clinic that serves people from rural villages and to visit villages to share Bible lessons and games and to learn about each other’s cultures. On Sunday, August 19, mission trip participants shared their experiences with…

Theater and Theology, 2018–2019

Theater and Theology brings members of Rocky Mountain Synod congregations in and near Denver to productions of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. After viewing a play, we do a talk-back discussion with cast members on theological issues raised in the play. The plays and these discussions can challenge and stimulate our faith and,…

S’more Fun and Worship

June brings the return of S’more Fun and Worship! June 6 kicks off our Wednesday worship and meals in Augustana’s Quist Park. This will happen every Wednesday in June and July (excluding July 4). During this everybody-friendly time, we will have a meal with the protein and s’mores provided, and you bring a side or…