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Hurricane Harvey Relief

If you would like to donate to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey, you can do so at: Thrivent (who will match all donations up to $3 million) https://www.thrivent.com/making-a-difference/living-generously/disaster-response/ Lutheran Disaster Response http://www.elca.org/en/Our-Work/Relief-and-Development/Lutheran-Disaster-Response/Our-Impact/US-Hurricane-Relief Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod https://gulfcoastsynod.org/hurricane-harvey/ Thank you for your prayers and donations.  

Finding Advent

How are we Finding Advent? Have you thoughtfully considered how you celebrate Advent?  Is Advent something we celebrate only in church when we begin lighting the Advent wreath candles?  What does Advent really mean? To help us all meaningfully, thoughtfully, and deliberately navigate the Advent season, we have created Advent [...]

Theology on Tap

October 20 (Thursday) Theology on Tap - We'll be meeting at O'Faolains at 6:30P for food, drinks, and discussion. As always, the meeting is open to the whole congregation plus our group, so feel free to invite others. The reading will be Martin Luther's "Let Your Sins Be Strong: A Letter From Luther [...]

Sunday Extra Online

Click on the PDF below and access the current “Sunday Extra.” 2016-10-02-Extra For past “Sunday Extra” inserts, please call the church office (703-430-6006) or email (clcsecretary@communitylutheran.org). Save Save

The Cross & Dove Blog

First Communion

  On Sunday, March 18th, CLC celebrated with 8 Sunday School students who received their First Communion (Tommy A., Braedon B., Florence P., Ethan M., Mason D., Cate S., Silas B., and Naomi B.)  These students and their parents spent 5 weeks learning and sharing together in First Communion Instruction [...]

May 4th, 2018|

Geofrey and Devotha – Rwamagana School – We Support You

  Dear Robin and John,   “Christ is risen, He is risen indeed!” Happy Easter from Community Lutheran, Sterling, VA to all our friends at Rwamagana School!!   We took these pictures on Easter Sunday, April 1st while collecting the Noisy Offering for Geofrey and Devotha and our during worship.    [...]

April 18th, 2018|

Latest Sermons

True Love and Friendship

May 8th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Sixth Sunday of Easter John 15:9-17 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – May 6, 2018 Love. Friendship. Chosen-ness. After talking about how amorphous or nebulous the word “love” [...]

Abiding and Bearing Fruit

April 30th, 2018|

2018-04-29/Easter 5-B/Community Lutheran/Rev. Joseph Vought John 15:1-8  Jesus uses the symbol of the vine to speak of his life.   He speaks these words to his disciples at the Last Supper, the night before he is [...]

When Sheep Become Shepherds

April 24th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Fourth Sunday of Easter John 10:11-18 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – April 22, 2018 “Like a Good Shepherd, Jesus is there!” Well, it’s not a State Farm [...]

Breathing Peace and Forgiveness

April 10th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Second Sunday of Easter John 20:19-31 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – April 8, 2018   Today we begin a sermon series entitled “The Gifts of Easter.” Pr. [...]

Easter Fear and Faith

April 2nd, 2018|

The Resurrection of Our Lord/April 1, 2018/Community Lutheran Church/Pr. Joe Vought Mark 16:1-8  If preaching is anything it must be honest for the Gospel is a true story not of perfect disciples but of real [...]