International Voices for Humanity & the Planet: Unite! Inspire! Resist! An Evening of Arts to Oppose NATO

On May 18 at 7:00 pm, World Can’t Wait will be sponsoring an evening of arts and music here at St. Luke’s.  The evening is entitled, “International Voices for Humanity & the Planet: Unite! Inspire! Resist!  An Evening of Arts to Oppose NATO.”  Singer/songwriter David Rovics headlines an evening of story, poetry, inspiration, resistance to

Ascension Sunday: What Will We Lift Up?

by Joe Scarry As a reminder — our permit to assemble for worship in Palmer Square was pulled earlier this week because of the NATO summit.  Therefore, we’re gathering on the green space at Kimball Avenue Church’s property at Kimball and Medill at 10:30am on Sunday, May 20th. This year on Palm Sunday, St. Luke’s

Getting to Know… Elijah's Pantry

by Joe Scarry For decades, St. Luke’s has provided food assistance to families in Logan Square and Avondale through Elijah’s Pantry, a collaborative ministry supported by a group of congregations across the Chicago area. The congregations supporting Elijah’s Pantry have included: St. Luke’s Park Ridge Trinity Lutheran Church (Evanston) St. Philip Lutheran Church (Glenview) St

"The Interrupters": From Art to Action

From Art to Action: The St. Luke’s Social Justice Film Series Continues …. by Joe Scarry We had a wonderful screening and discussion of “The Interrupters” at St. Luke’s on Sunday, March 25. About 30 people participated! We were joined by Eddie Bocanegra, one of the Ceasefire “interrupters” featured in the film.  Eddie now works