Welcome to Faith Lutheran Church - Phoenix, Arizona
We are glad that you chose to visit our website! We hope that you will discover more about Faith Lutheran Church on these pages and perhaps be encouraged to visit us for one of our worship services or special events.
Everyone is welcome at Faith ELCA!
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, a family of God and a part of the Body of Christ, joyfully affirms God's love, word, and grace. We strive to follow Christ's example in the world. We therefore welcome ALL people, extend God's loving mercy, and nourish all who seek God's strength and support. Vibrant and engaging worship, inspiring proclamation, excellent music, extraordinary welcome, devoted outreach, and growing as the Body of Christ. This is Faith Lutheran.
Within the Faith Lutheran Community, you will always find yourself at home. We seek to be a center for ministry, carrying on faithfully in the example that Jesus Christ left for us - to love all people and to be a reflection of Christ's unconditional love in the world. Our focus begins in living the Word of God in the real world - to extend the loving arm of God to all, regardless of faith background, age, income, nationality, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, and physicality. You are honored as a child of God at Faith Lutheran, and encouraged to grow with us as the Body of Christ.
Schedule for Holy Week
We invite you to join us for worship during all of our special Holy Week and Easter Services. Worship Schedule is as follows:
PALM/PASSION SUNDAY: March 19th - 9am (English), 11am (Spanish)
The 9am service begins in the courtyard. Following the blessing of the palms, the congregation will join in a lively procession into the sanctuary.
MAUNDY THURSDAY: March 24th - 7pmBilingual service includes the service of foot washing, Holy Communion, and the stripping of the atar.
GOOD FRIDAY: March 25th at 12:00 noon and 7pm
There are two opportunities to worship in the solemnity of this holy week. We commemorate the passion and suffering of Christ as his death on the cross is fully realized. The 12 noon service will be the Stations of the Cross. The 7pm service will be centered on the Veneration of the Cross and the Solemn Reproaches, as we observe Christ's journey to the crucifixion.
EASTER SUNDAY: March 27th: 7am, 9am (English), 11am (Spanish)
- The 7am worship services is celebration in the courtyard, featuring music and Holy Communion
- The 9am celebration is a joyous Festival Worship service in English, featuring music from the Chancel Choir and organ. Holy Communion and a special Easter message is a feature of this service of Resurrection. Following worship, a special Easter Coffee Time will be offered by the Fellowship Team and an Easter Egg hunt outside will be offered for the children.
- The 11am celebration, Misa de Pascua (in Spanish) centers around the Resurrection of our Lord with Holy Communion and the music of El Coro
For more information about our Holy Week and Easter services, please contact the church office or see the Newsletters page of this website. We look forward to seeing you in worship!