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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!

We will be hosting a series of four documentary films told from the perspective of people who have spent time in the Holy Land. Each will be followed by a moderated discussion Click here for more information, including dates/times and film titles.


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 thru October. 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.  The start time for any given day appears in the Upcoming Events list to the right.



September 22
  • 5:00 pm:Evening Prayer

  • 7:00 pm:Koinonia

    The Mayer koinonia group meets at Mike and Valerie's house for fellowship and discussion. This month we will be reviewing and discussing the various options under consideration for changes to our Sunday morning worship schedule.

September 23
  • 10:00 am:Worship Schedule Focus Group

    An opportunity for those unable to attend any of our koinonia groups to review and discuss the various options under consideration for changes to our Sunday morning worship schedule.

September 24
  • Social Media Sunday

    Today we join with churches across the country by participating in Social Media Sunday. We invite you to bring a mobile device with you this week and use Facebook, Twitter, or your favorite social media platform to check-in prior to the service and let others know that you are worshiping with us. We encourage you to use the hashtag #SMS17 to connect your posts to those of others who are also posting on social media about their churches and faith lives on this day. When using your device, please be considerate of those around you who are worshipping. Silence your device and use it discretely.

  • 8:30 am:Morning Prayer

  • 9:50 am:Christian Education

  • 11:00 am:Holy Communion

  • 7:00 pm:Book Club

    Join us as we discuss the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winning novel, "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead.

September 25
  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

September 26
  • 10:30 am:Conversational English

  • 12:00 pm:Bible Study

  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

September 27
  • 7:30 pm:Evening Prayer - Taizé

  • 7:30 pm:New Member Class

September 28
  • 7:00 pm:Evening Prayer

  • 7:30 pm:Choir Rehearsal

September 29
  • 5:00 pm:Evening Prayer