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LUKE Ministry

LUKE (Lutheran Urban Kingdom Expansion) Ministry is a Chicago urban renewal initiative. The goal is to partner with Lutheran congregations in urban Chicago and unite them in building holistic, transformational disciple-making communities who are living on mission with God through Word and Sacrament ministry.

Visit LUKE's website to learn more about this amazing ministry!

Recent Devotionals

I AM the Son of Man (Pt 11)

Connection through PRAYER No pastor or church leader I’ve yet spoken with disagrees that we are all called to obey The Great Commission (to go and make disciples). The rub generally comes shortly after this awareness and conviction when the obstacles that are naturally a part of the spiritual battle start assaulting the abundant life […]

I AM the Alpha & Omega (I AM Pt 10)

Connection through PRAYER No pastor or church leader I’ve yet spoken with disagrees that we are all called to obey The Great Commission (to go and make disciples). The rub generally comes shortly after this awareness and conviction when the obstacles that are naturally a part of the spiritual battle start assaulting the abundant life […]

LSN Blog

Coaches Corner June 2016

Connection through PRAYER No pastor or church leader I’ve yet spoken with disagrees that we are all called to obey The Great Commission (to go and make disciples). The rub generally comes shortly after this awareness and conviction when the obstacles that are naturally a part of the spiritual battle start assaulting the abundant life […]

Coaches Corner May 31, 2016

Connection through PRAYER No pastor or church leader I’ve yet spoken with disagrees that we are all called to obey The Great Commission (to go and make disciples). The rub generally comes shortly after this awareness and conviction when the obstacles that are naturally a part of the spiritual battle start assaulting the abundant life […]

Upcoming Events

Spiritual Growth Day

July 31, 2016
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Christian life is all about transformation, becoming more like Jesus. During this time you will begin to understand the transformational journey of discipleship and will equip you with the wisdom and tools necessary to growth a life holistically alive in Christ through discerning and implementing a personal growth plan.

Best Practices for Ministry Heartland re:inspire

October 5, 2016 – October 6, 2016

Best Practices for Ministry Heartland is bringing you this FREE conference to encourage and energize members of ministries for mission work, spreading God’s mission for our lives. You are not alone in the mission of the church. Those who are at the conference are committed to walking alongside and together with you. This is a benefit of being the “Church”.