A Welcoming, Caring, Nurturing Community

The members of the Lutheran Church of the Resurrection (LCR) greet you in the name of the risen Jesus Christ. We invite you to join us in worship and fellowship. Explore our website and you’ll see what makes our congregation an exceptional community of individuals working in concert for the good of all.

We are member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) and are located in Anderson Township, Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Ecumenical Prayer Service celebrates annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Multiple congregations representing a diversity of Christian denominations in Greater Anderson Township, will come together for an Ecumenical Celebration of the Word of God Sunday, Jan. 22. The service, which will be held as part of the area’s observance of the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, will take place at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection beginning at 4 p.m.

Dr. Gordon “Tim” Huffman, retired John H. F. Kuder Professor of Christian Mission at Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, will deliver the message.  The Shelby Walker Male Chorus from Allen Temple AME Church will be providing special music for the worship celebration.

Begun in 1908, the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is celebrated each year in cities and towns across the country and around the world. The theme for the 2017 observance is Reconciliation -The Love of Christ Compels Us (2 Corinthians 5:14-20).

The theme and text for each year’s observance of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity are chosen and prepared by representatives of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and representatives of the World Council of Churches.

The worship service is offered to the community by Lutheran Church of the Resurrection as part of its commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation and in thanksgiving for efforts of Lutheran and Roman Catholic congregations around the world making conscious and concerted efforts to heal past conflicts to move to communion in the present and future.  

The public is cordially invited.

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Seeing our Way in the Dark: The Prophetic call to Racial Justice: Jan. 29 – 6 pm

All are welcome to come and listen to Dr. Christopher Pramuk, Theology Professor at Xavier University, Author of “Hope Sings So Beautiful” Sunday, January 29, 2017, 6:00 p.m. Anderson Hills Christian Church 8119 Clough Pike (45244)
Sponsored by Anderson Churches for Racial Unity and  GAPP (Greater Anderson Promotes Peace) This event is free and open to the public. Registration appreciated, but not required; Register at gapp.peace@gmail.com 

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LCR Featured in “Living Lutheran” magazine

LCR’s efforts at creating community between our congregation and Allen Temple AME church were recognized in “Living Lutheran” magazine.  Read the article.

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