St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Durham, North Carolina

​​​​​​​​​​​​Worship with us on Sundays at 8:30 and 11:00 am.

We are currently Setting One of the ELW (Evangelical Lutheran Worship) book printed into booklets which are in the pews.


Wednesday Night Meals

Come for food and fellowship -- Sept 5 and 19, beginning at 6 pm. Menus will be announced in weekly bulletins and emails.


St. Paul's Readers

All are invited to join St. Paul's book group on Thursday, Sept 20 at 3 pm in the church library. Book to be discussed is A Man Called Ove, by Frederik Backman.


Durham Pride Festival - Saturday, Sept 29, 11 am to 5 pm

St. Paul's will be joined by the faithful from Good Shepherd in Raleigh and have a booth at Durham's Pride Festival. We are looking for folks to populate the booth and help to plan activity. Contact Kathy Anderson for information or to volunteer.


St. Paul's Yard Sale - Saturday, Sept 29 at 7:00 am - 1:00 pm in Trinity Hall

We are now accepting items for the sale -- place on Trinity Hall stage. We will not be accepting used clothing this year except for children sizes up to 6X. All items need to be clean and all appliances and electrics in working condition.


Join Duke Lutherans for a Potluck in the Park

You are invited to join Duke Lutherans as we kick off the new school year! On Sunday evening, Sept 30th at 5:30 pm, we'll gather at the Fisher Amphitheater of Duke Gardens for an evening of worship, food, fellowship, and family-friendly fun. Fisher Amphitheater is located just off Flowers Drive, approx. 50 yards east of the fish pond, and parking is available in the Anderson Lot. In the case of rain, we'll gather in the York Room of Duke Divinity School, in which case parking is available in the Bryan Lot. Please bring your own blankets or lawn chairs, and a food item to share according to the first letter of your name:

A-G: Veggie, fruit, or salad

H-L: Bread of dessert

M-S: Main course item

T-Z: Beverages

We look forward to sharing an evening together in the gardens as we welcome new and returning members of the Duke Lutherans community. See you there! --Pastor Ali


Welcome to St. Paul's!

ELCA Lutheran Disaster Response

Lutheran Disaster


Lutheran Disaster Response brings God’s hope, healing and renewal to people whose lives have been disrupted by disasters in the United States and around the world. 


Here is the link  to their webpage which offers the opportunity to make a donation, search their blog, or just get updates on ongoing situations.


The World Council of Churches Prayer Cycle

The World Council of Churches

has recommended

a prayer cycle to

get congregations

praying for the

whole world. Click on the Prayer Cycle button, then on the Prayer community we are praying for this week.

In celebrating the beauty and strength created through diversity, we welcome, value, and include all of God's children regardless of race, culture, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, ability, appearance, or citizenship.​


"Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ."      
1 Corinthians 12:12

VIDEOS at  St. Paul's Lutheran Church -- This link will take you to our VIMEO page and you may select any of the Sunday or special worship services, as well as an assortment of other videos related to St. Paul's. There is a wonderful video of our Palm Sunday service with the children processing with their palms. There are also several concerts and hymn sing-alongs on the vimeo page you can enjoy.

This week at


St. Paul's

Worship with us on Sundays at 8:30 am and 11:00 am. We are currently using "Setting One" from the Evangelical Lutheran Book. Holy Communion is celebrated at all services.


Sunday School is at 9:45-10:45 am each Sunday morning for all ages, child through adult from September 16, 2018 through May 2019. 

An ELCA ​Congregation!