Invites freely, loves unconditionally, and serves with joy!
Empowered by the unconditional love of Christ, St. John's Lutheran Church seeks to be a diverse and compassionate congregation that embodies God's love in Atlanta and in the world. All are welcome!
Happening at St. John's
Creation Time for all ages will be this Saturday, October 10th from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Drop in anytime between 9 and 12 for hands-on opportunities to try new arts and crafts. Meet and join others striving to give God's creative spirit larger meaning in their lives. You may bring your own projects to work on or try out needle felting, paper prayer beadmaking, zentangling, prayer mandalas and more.
Aids Walk/Run: The 2015 Atlanta Aids Walk/Run is less than 2 weeks away! Plan to be a walker, runner, or sponsor for our church team on October 18th. Registering or donating is easy: Go to aidswalkatlanta.com to either register as a member of St. John's Lutheran Atlanta or to support one of our participating members. The action starts in Piedmont Park, the run is at 1:00 p.m., the walk at 2:00 p.m. For further information, email Outreach.
Interested in Joining St. John's? We will be receiving new members in November. If you would like to unite with St. John's, please contact either Pastor Nancy or Pastor Beverly.
Learning Opportunities: Every Tuesday at 7 p.m., we offer Lectionary Bible Study at St. John's. Come learn about the texts for the coming Sunday to expand and enhance your worship experience, and to engage in interesting, enlivening conversation!
And on the second Tuesday of each month, we also gather for bible study at Evans Fine Foods Restaurant at 7:30 a.m. for breakfast and bible study. We are beginning a series on the book of Revelation this month.
How to find us
St. John's is located at the intersection of Ponce de Leon Avenue and Oakdale Road in the heart of the Druid Hills community of Atlanta, near Emory University.
9:15 a.m. - Learning Hour
10:30 a.m. - Worship with Holy Communion
Bible Study - Tuesdays @ 7 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ 6 p.m.
Readings for 10/11/15
Sermon to the Birds (St. Francis)
A library of sermons preached at St. John's is available on our Vimeo site. Below is a sermon from a recent service.
St. John's holds certified community yoga classes every Monday at 6:30 p.m. Infused with song and scripture, we are uniting ourselves with Christ in body, breath, and spirit. This practice is adapted to all physical conditions. Be sure to bring a mat and comfortable clothing.
St. John's has an active program for youth in grades 6 through 12. All are welcome! Visit our Youth page to learn more about our upcoming activities.