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Some churches teach “Left Behind”…
We teach “Included In.”

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!


8:30 am: Morning Prayer
A service of Holy Communion is held on the first Sunday of each month and on festival days.

9:50 am: Christian Education
Children, youth and adults gather for lessons and discussions.

11:00 am: Holy Communion
We celebrate Holy Communion every Sunday.

Hospitality following the 11:00 am Service
Join us for refreshments and conversation.


Montgomery Village Farmers’ Market
We will be hosting a Farmers’ Market in our parking lot from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm every Saturday from June 7th thru October 25th. Click on the logo above for more information.

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:

Mon: 7:30 pm
Tue: 7:00 pm
Wed: 6:30 pm
Thu: 7:00 pm
Fri: 5:00 pm


  • September 14
    • Footnotes Deadline
    • 1:00 pm: Youth Gathering Prep Session
    • 5:30 pm: Film Buffs
      Temple Grandin directed by Mick Jackson
  • September 17
    • 7:00 pm: Confirmation Class
  • September 18
    • 6:30 pm: Thrivent Financial Retirement Planning Seminar
    • 7:30 pm: Choir Practice
  • September 20
    • 8:30 am: Council Retreat
  • September 21
    • 5:00 pm: Congregational Dinner
    • 6:00 pm: Congregational Meeting
  • September 23
    • 7:30 pm: Worship Committee
  • September 24
    • 7:00 pm: Confirmation Class
  • September 25
    • 4:30 pm: Gaithersburg HELP
      Please let Inge know if you can help with handing out food at the pantry this evening!
  • September 28
    • 1:00 pm: Animate Bible #1
    • 7:00 pm: Book Club
      The Painted Veil by Somerset Maugham
  • October 1
    • 6:30 pm: Youth Koinonia