The Rev. Bradley D. Eidson will be installed as Pastor of First Lutheran Church, Portland, Maine on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 1:00 p.m.  Clergy are invited to vest and process; color of the day is green.  Reception to follow the service; please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Hope for the Holidays cards


Transgender remembrance day


Surviving the Holidays flyer


The Rev. Christephor Gilbert will be installed as pastor of St. Ansgar Lutheran Church, Portland, Maine, on Sunday, November 24, at 4 pm.


St. Johns Christmas concert


Ignite the Church

Ignite the Church Conference, Feb. 11-13, 2020
Get inspired, encouraged, challenged and warmed up at the Ignite the Church Conference in Orlando, Florida, February 11-13. In addition to large group gatherings on Congregational Vitality, there will be electives on Reaching Younger Generations, Expanding Kingdom Impact, Church Renewal and Discipleship, Renewing Music, Vitality through Mission, Engaging Your Neighborhood, Evangelism, Social Justice, and Raising Up Leaders along with a visit to Orlando’s Castle Church Brewing Community.
A $99 discounted rate, including 2 meals and snacks, is available until November 30th.
All proceeds benefit the ELCA Fund for Leaders. For more information go to We hope to see you there! #ignitethechurch