CTS is a Bread for the World Congregation

Lutheran Disaster Response

Find out how you can help bring God’s hope, healing and renewal to people whose lives have been disrupted by disasters.

The environment is a sacred trust. We are stewards, not owners.

CTS is a member of the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Synod of the ELCA


Christ the Servant Lutheran Church is a progressive, sacramental community dedicated to living out the implications of Jesus’ love ethic. Our acronym, CTS, not only refers to our name, but also refers to our three primary tasks: to Care, Teach and Serve. We strive to be a place of generous caring, lively study and committed service to the world. We welcome you to get to know us!

CTS is seeking an Organist / Choir Director. The position available December 2017. Click here for more information.



9:30 am: Holy Communion
We celebrate Holy Communion every Sunday.

Hospitality follows the 9:30 am Service
Join us for a period of refreshments and conversation.

11:00 am: Christian Education
Children, youth and adults gather for lessons and discussions.
May, on occasion, be delayed to 15 minutes after end of worship.



Conversational English
This class meets every Tuesday from 10:30 am to noon in the parlor.

Recovery Fellowships
Five different AA or NA groups meet in our classrooms, offering meeting opportunities each weekday. Check the Calendar for details.

Evening Prayer
We maintain the practice of evening prayer each weekday evening in our sanctuary.  The start time for any given day appears in the Upcoming Events list to the right.



February 20
  • 10:30 am:Conversational English

  • 12:00 pm:Bible Study

  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

  • 7:00 pm:Koinonia

    The Backus/Eastlack koinonia group gathers at the home of Ron and Joyce Backus for fellowship and discussion. All are welcome.

  • 7:30 pm:Worship Committee

February 21
  • 6:30 pm:Lenten Soup Supper

  • 7:30 pm:Lenten Vespers

February 22
  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

February 23
  • 5:00 pm:Evening Prayer

  • 7:00 pm:Koinonia

    The Mayer koinonia group meets at Valerie and Mike's house for fellowship and discussion.

February 24
  • 6:00 pm:Koinonia

    MaryAnn and Paul's koinonia group gathers for a potluck, fellowship, and discussion at the home of Bob and Melanie McMichael. All are welcome.

February 25
  • 9:30 am:Holy Communion

  • 11:00 am:Christian Education

  • 12:15 pm:New Member Class

  • 7:00 pm:Book Club

    Join us as we discuss "The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate -- Discoveries from a Secret World" by the German forester Peter Wohlleben.

February 26
  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

February 27
  • 10:30 am:Conversational English

  • 12:00 pm:Bible Study

  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer