Many children in our area are unable to acquire backpacks and the needed supplies for school.  Therefore, from now until September 1st, we are collecting various school items to be donated to local schools. To view a list of items needed please click here


Upcoming Metro DC Synod Events


10928 Indian Head Highway

Ft. Washington, Maryland 20744

301-292-2232  / Fax: 301-292-6564

Rebecca Stelle, Interim Pastor

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Sunday Worship: 10:00 am

Sunday School:
  Resumes September 15th  

Weekly Prayer Group:    Mondays - 10:00 am

Sharing - Videos of Grace


Whether you are a visitor or a long-time resident in our community, we invite you to celebrate and share in the good news of God's saving grace.  People of Grace Lutheran Church are called to proclaim the Gospel, serve others andinvite all to experience God's love and saving grace.  Our congregation is a welcoming place in the Fort Washington community, and you are invited to be a part of it!  

We have a vibrant and active worship and music program to meet your spiritual needs. Sunday mornings feature opportunities for worship and Christian education: worship service begins at 10 am and Christian education available for all ages following the service.

We invite you to join us for coffee and casual conversation in our Fellowship Hall after worship.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

-- Heading for vacation!  Remember.... God's Work continues at Grace --


Sunday, August 18 - Blessing of Backpacks - 10:00 am

News from our Metro DC Synod

-- Farewell Service and Reception for Bishop Richard H. Graham on Sunday, August 25th. The service will begin at 3pm and be held at Saint Luke Lutheran Church (9100 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910). If interested in attending, to RSVP online by August 15th, visit the Metro D.C. Synod website or click here.

-- Installation of the Rev. Leila Ortiz as Bishop of the Metro DC Synod  will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10 AM – 1 PM at the National Presbyterian Church, 4101 Nebraska Ave NW, Washington, DC.   Rostered Ministers are invited to vest and process. The color of the day is red. Reception to follow immediately after the service. Please RSVP at

-- Elizabeth Eaton re-elected presiding bishop of the ELCA.   Read more ...


Saturday, August 17:   Field Trip: Intro to Restorative Justice -- 9:00 am

Sign up for this field trip by Sunday, August 11.