Season of Creation and Climate Control Summit Planning

In September, St. Luke’s will be celebrating the “Season of Creation,” in correlation with readings from the  Gospel of Mark.  The Word serves as a deep impulse summoning forth creation, evoking praise from creation and stirring life in creation. The “Season of Creation” will focus on various aspects of our natural world: September 2 –

Lutheran Volunteer Corps, Where Scripture and Faith Inform Our Daily Practices

by Kate Fritz As the new academic year begins, St. Luke’s will help welcome recent graduates participating in Lutheran Volunteer Corps (LVC) here in Chicago. It will be an important moment for those volunteers, and an important moment for St. Luke’s! During my participation in LVC in 2008, I served as a volunteer coordinator with

BackStage Family Reunion

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church of Logan Square is proud to have a vibrant relationship with our Artist in Residence, BackStage Theater Company.  BackStage Theatre Company is a not-for-profit ensemble of theatre artists dedicated to the exploration of family. Through the creation of bold and eclectic productions, BackStage questions and examines what family means socially, spiritually,

IAM at St. Luke's: Making the Chicago-South Africa Connection

by Joe Scarry. On Tuesday, June 5, members of St. Luke’s, together with representatives of the Chicago Consultation, Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches, Gay Liberation Network (GLN) Chicago, and other friends met at  St. Luke’s with Judith Kotzé and Ingrid Schoonraad from Inclusive and Affirming Ministries (IAM) in South Africa [LINK: http://iam.org.za/ ]. IAM advocates