October 23, 2016

 WORSHIP TIMES8:00am & 11:00am

Summer Hours

(Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day weekend)

8:00am & 10:00am

  SUNDAY SCHOOL (Ages 4 to Adult)




Monday through Friday

9:00am - noon

1:00pm - 4:00pm



First Lutheran Church

109 West Third Avenue

Warren, PA  16365

(814) 723-6450

 (814) 723-0935 (fax)



About FIrst Lutheran

Come to the About Us section to meet our pastors, staff, and find out what we're all about!


Join Us!

If you're curious about what a truly nurturing community of believers is like, then you should come to the Join Us section to find out how you can get involved. We hope you join us.




Check out our Slideshow to see what's happening at First Lutheran Church! 


NewsletterThe Lantern - Read about the latest news and the activities at First Lutheran Church!


What is the ELCA?

Find out about the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the history of this wonderful organization on our What is ELCA page.



We are a Stephen Ministry congregation


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Welcome to the First Lutheran Church website. We hope this site will help you learn more about us and our witness for Christ. We strive to recognize and nurture the Christ in ourselves and each person that we encounter along the way. Our church is a thriving community of believers, and lovers of the word of God. First Lutheran has a long tradition of outreach and service to its members and the community. We hope you will join us for service on Sunday to experience for yourself the fellowship of Christ.


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 Check out our new pamphlet!  It tells you a little bit about who First Lutheran is and for!

A New Wind







Please join us at the church for services

Holy Communion

8:00am 11:00am

Summer Hours 8:00am 10:00am

(Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day weekend)


Sunday School (September - May)

9:29am for ages 4 to 12th grade

9:30am for the Adult and Mother's class)

 109 West Third Avenue
Warren, PA 16365
Office: (814) 723-6450 

Fax: (814) 723-0935

Pastor: Jeff Ewing


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Daily Bible Reading from the ELCA


  • Luke 1:46-55

    Daily Bible Reading 22 Oct 2061 | 12:00 am

    ​And Mary said, "My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed; for the[…]

  • Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22

    Daily Bible Reading 23 Oct 2016 | 12:00 am

    ​Twenty-Third Sunday after PentecostAlthough our iniquities testify against us, act, O LORD, for your name's sake; our apostasies indeed are many, and we have sinned against you. O hope of Israel, its savior in time of trouble, why should you[…]

  • 2 Timothy 3:10-15

    Daily Bible Reading 21 Oct 2016 | 12:00 am

    ​Now you have observed my teaching, my conduct, my aim in life, my faith, my patience, my love, my steadfastness, my persecutions, and suffering the things that happened to me in Antioch, Iconium, and Lystra. What persecutions I endured! Yet[…]

  • 2 Timothy 3:1-9

    Daily Bible Reading 20 Oct 2016 | 12:00 am

    ​You must understand this, that in the last days distressing times will come. For people will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, inhuman, implacable, slanderers, profligates, brutes, haters of good,[…]

  • Psalm 57

    Daily Bible Reading 19 Oct 2016 | 12:00 am

    Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in you my soul takes refuge; in the shadow of your wings I will take refuge, until the destroying storms pass by. I cry to God Most High, to[…]

  • ELCA Conference of Bishops approves redesign of first-call process

    ELCA News 14 Oct 2016 | 12:00 am

         CHICAGO (ELCA) – The Conference of Bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) approved the redesign of the first-call process and continued discerning the church's future priorities in a process known as "Called Forward Together in Christ"[…]

  • Network of ELCA Colleges and Universities issues statement condemning hate threats

    ELCA News 21 Sep 2016 | 12:00 am

    CHICAGO (ELCA) – The board of directors of the Network of ELCA Colleges and Universities has issued a statement condemning hate threats made against Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kan., and its president, William Jones. Earlier this month, racist messages written[…]

  • ELCA endorses presidential debates standards

    ELCA News 20 Sep 2016 | 12:00 am

    CHICAGO  – The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) has joined faith-based groups and other organizations in endorsing standards of conduct for the upcoming U.S. presidential debates. The standards are proposed by the National Institute for Civil Discourse.The institute created[…]

  • ELCA presiding bishop issues statement in observance of 15th anniversary of 9/11

    ELCA News 9 Sep 2016 | 12:00 am

    CHICAGO – The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), has issued a statement in observance of the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States.September 11, 2016Dear[…]