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November 27-December 18

Pop-up Advent Gallery

Share the joy of the holiday through art! Your invited to bring original works and/or your favorite Advent-themed art pieces for display at Peace. Placards will be available to write in details about the submission for all to enjoy.
Sunday, December 18

Living Nativity

Your invited to join a few alpacas, a dwarf goat, and a therapy pup at the cutest living nativity this side of the Potomac. Bring your friends and family Sunday, December 18, 12-2pm
Encourage a Local Youth

Become a Mentor

Many local students need another caring adult in their life to encourage, listen, and support them. Mentors must commit 30 minutes a week, either at lunch or another mutually agreeable time.
BE AT PEACE

Welcome to Peace Lutheran Church, where our mission is to share God’s love, grow in faith, and create community.

We are a neighborhood church on the western edge of Alexandria, VA. Our congregation has about 250 active participants with around 100 in worship on any given Sunday in person and online. Our members come from all walks of life, including 12 different countries, both sides of the political spectrum, ages 0 to 100, a variety of economic situations, and diverse family/home lives.

As Disciples of Jesus, we...

Share God’s Love

We share God’s love by serving our neighbors near and far. Visit our volunteer page for upcoming opportunities to love.

Grow In Faith

We grow in faith through worship, choirs, and small groups. Learn more about our classes and gatherings.

Create Community

We create community by caring for one another and having fun together!

New Here? All Are Welcome!

Thank you for considering a visit to Peace for the first time! We know it can be a little daunting to go into any church for the first time; we’ve all been there, and we hope we can make your experience a positive one.
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Upcoming Events

Advent Carol Festival
Sun, Dec 04
Advent Carol Festival
Children’s Pageant
Sun, Dec 11
Children’s Pageant
Combined Confirmation Class
Sun, Dec 11
Combined Confirmation Class
Messages from Pastor Sarah
Peace is Possible
Peace is Possible

Advent is the season where we wait and watch for God’s presence to be made known. Anticipation grows as we count down to Christmas. It’s an exciting time of year. For the church, it is also meant to be a time of repentance and introspection – a little Lent – as we prepare our hearts to receive Jesus. This year,…

The Blessing of Life Together
The Blessing of Life Together

On the cross, Jesus was asked a question that he was also asked at the beginning of his ministry: “why don’t you save yourself?”

Who will I be, after I die?
Who will I be, after I die?

As a pastor, I am occasionally asked questions about what happens to us after we die….I wish I had Jesus right here to ask.

“How is God Asking Me to Change?”
“How is God Asking Me to Change?”

This Sunday we celebrate Reformation Day. The change that Martin Luther catalyzed in the church five hundred years ago is not just a historical celebration; it is an ongoing ethos in the church.