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First Lutheran Church is located at:

1801 NW 5th Avenue

Gainesville, FL 32603


Contact and Find FLC

Fellowship Gathering with Coffee and Donuts at 8:45am

Discipleship Study Groups at 8:45am

Worship with Holy Communion is Sunday at 10:00am

Quick links for information and to learn more about First Lutheran Church (FLC).

Meet our staff:

Pastor John Glover

Hye Jin Park, Director of Christian Music

Leeann Lee, Church Administrator 

Join us for Worship in person or online- Sunday’s at 10:00am and Live Streaming begins at 9:45am

In-person Worship with Holy Communion is in our beautiful and warm Sanctuary.  Enter the double doors and you will be welcomed. Located to the right of the parking lot.

Online Worship is available at our home page.  The link is in the middle of the page in the Live Worship block.  Live streaming begins at 9:45am to enable you to find us and get settled before the Pastor welcomes you. An online version of the Worship Bulletin is also available for your view to help you follow along.

Adult Bible Study- Sunday’s at 8:45am

Getting to learn more about our Lord and to understand His word is always an adventure.  Join this adventure in the Fellowship Hall.  The Hall is located across the Courtyard from the Sanctuary.  Ask anyone around to help find your way.

VPK-5th Grade Sunday School - 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 9:00am

Children will be singing songs, doing crafts and learning about God and His great love for us.

Lutheran Student Fellowship-Tuesday's at 7:00pm

FLC has a grand relationship with students and feel honored to help guide them on not only their journey through college but with our Lord.  Bible Study is in the Campus House.  Food or snacks are provided along with great discussion about what the students are interested in learning so they may grow to know our Lord more.

Youth Ministry and Bible Study-Sunday’s at 4:00pm meeting at Abiding Savior

Youth today have a lot to deal with, so they need an inviting place to come and enjoy time with each other and discuss topics that they face every day in their Christian lives.  Energetic activities and participating in good acts all are part of their journey to a fulfilling relationship with our Lord.  

Prayer Requests

Prayer works miracles.  We welcome any request via calling into the Office, Prayer Request Form on this website or by texting to 352-448-7240.


Sermon Library

Worship Library

Children's Message Library

Other Ministries

Prayer Circle

Card Ministry

Miriam Circle

Seeking Hearts

Bell Choir

Adult Choir