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Juneau Alaska’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) downtown community dedicated to the spiritual growth in Christ and service to all people.

 

Visitors

 

Welcome! We are easy to find – just two blocks off of the Douglas Bridge, at Glacier and 10th Avenue (740 W 10th Street) in downtown Juneau.  Near the Alaska Permanent Fund office building. Call us at 907-586-2380.  Our Worship is at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday with a variety of worship experiences each month.  We celebrate all people in our worship!

 

 

Worshipping During the COVID-19 Pandemic

New! Under State of Alaska COVID-19 Plan Forward and Phase III/IV Guidance issued on May 22, 2020 we can now resume services in the church, provided we maintain six-foot social distancing in the sanctuary, and have updated our COVID-19 Mitigation Plan. Visit our COVID-19 Mitigation page for more information.

Click here to make your offerings electronically.

RLC Live!

Remotely attend worship, meetings, Bible studies and other church events on RLC Live!  Click here for the schedule of our upcoming events you can attend remotely.

New! We have finally completed a major upgrade of our production capabilities. We are now live-streaming in high definition with eight cameras, eight-track / 32-channel audio and six-person production staff.  Please check us out!  We are planning on offering these capabilities to others in the community in the near future, including our video editing suite, eight-track recording studio and video conferencing.

NEW!  Quick link to attend a Zoom event. | Quick link to attend a GoToMeeting event. | Quick link to our YouTube events.

Alaska Prays

On June 17th, the ELCA commemorated the martyrdom of the Emanuel 9—the nine people shot and killed on June 17, 2015, during a Bible study at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C.  The Alaska Synod took this opportunity to spend 24 hours in prayer – an opportunity to reflect and pray for our communities and nation.  RLC participated by taking two, one-hour periods.

Watch our one-hour vigil from 4:00 to 5:00 pm held on Wednesday, June 17th in the Sanctuary.

Watch Pastor Karen taking the 4:00 to 5:00 am shift on Thursday, June 18th.

 

New! Pray Requests

 

Click here to make an online prayer request.

 

Updates from the Office

New! Friday, June 26th Reminders.

RLC Food Panty

Open Mondays (except holidays) noon to 4:30, or until the food is gone. We often have less selection after the first hour. Sadly, a line starts forming around 11:00 am.

Click here for more information.

 

 

The RLC Food Pantry is open on Mondays and is still allowing patrons to make food selections (rather than providing pre-bagged food).  We have adapted by giving out numbers, so our patrons will not have to stand in a line, and we have them come into the food pantry in small groups – to allow social distancing.

See the Food Banks Adapt to Coronavirus article  in the Juneau Empire quoting our own Pastor Karen Perkins.

 

Donations are Always Welcome

We are Juneau’s largest food pantry serving over 200 Individuals and families each week, and accept donations of packaged food – protein (meats, beans, etc.) is especially welcome.  Easiest to donate on Mondays from 10 to  4.  However, call the church at (907) 586-2380 to arrange other times.  We also accept donations of your time.  Contact the church at rlcoffice@ak.net. And, of course, monetary donations are also appreciated: