On Sunday, February 26th, Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church celebrates its first anniversary. Special guest preacher, the Rev. Dr. Gemechis Buba, NALC Missions Director, will join Annapolis Lutheran Pastor, Gerald Miller, in leading the commemorative worship service including Holy Communion beginning at 9am.
“We give thanks to God for the blessings of our first year as Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church”, said Pastor Miller. He continued, “We rejoice to be, not only a mission congregation, but also a congregation in mission, serving others in our community and beyond.”
Following the worship service, there will be an Anniversary Celebration Program for all ages including special music, recognition of mission partners, fellowship, refreshments and a Year in Review slide show. All are invited to join in the celebration.
Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church worships each Sunday morning in the facilities of the Annapolis Area Christian School, Middle School Campus, on Bestgate Road. Regular service is held at 9am with Holy Communion, followed by Sunday School and fellowship at 10:30. Beginning on Ash Wednesday, February 14th, Lenten services will be held each Wednesday evening at 7pm in the Library at AACS.
Annapolis Lutheran is affiliated with the North American Lutheran Churches (NALC) and the Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC), bringing it into formal fellowship and mission with approximately 1000 other Lutheran congregations.
Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church offices are located at the Dees Professional Building, 1203 West Street, Suite F, Annapolis, MD 21401.
Photo: Pastor Gerald Miller, Annapolis Evangelical Lutheran Church