He has Risen!

Come, celebrate and worship our Risen Savior, Jesus Christ, who suffered and
died to save us from our sins

4:30 PM Saturday- "Living Water" informal, contemporary worship.

(Communion on 2nd, 4th & 5th Saturdays)

8 AM Sunday - "Classic Praise" a traditional worship

(Communion on the 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays)

9:15 AM Sunday - Children & Youth Sunday School (3 yrs. through College)

9:30 AM Sunday - Adult Bible Class

10:45 AM Sunday - "Joy" a blended worship

(Communion on the 2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays)

11:30 AM and 7 PM Wednesday - Wednesday

2:30 PM Wednesday - Worship at Glen Square, Glen Burnie

Galilee at Easter

Galilee Lutheran Church
4652 Mountain Road
Pasadena, Maryland 21122

Pastor Henry Simon
Phone: (410)255-8236
Fax: (410)360-4303

Office Hours 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM & 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM 

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How to connect with Galilee - we have multiple ways you can keep up with Galilee from our webpage to Facebook to text alerts for emergency news! Click HERE to find the links!

NEW! Church Calendar - Galilee has a new electronic church calendar. Check it out HERE to find out what is scheduled at Galilee!

What are Galilee's Vision & Values? - Check out a short video on what the Galilee Vision and Values are here!

Serving God: - Looking for a place to serve God? We at Galilee have a many ways to help you do that both locally and around the world! Check out our Stewardship page!


VOLUNTEER SCHEDULE - CLICK HERE to look at the volunteer schedule! This read only version will show who the acolyte, chancel assistant, readers and many many, more volunteers are for this month.

Spring Thing April 21 - What time is it? Time to think spring!
Time to clean out your closets, basements, attics, garages and junk rooms.
Time to make some money by reserving a space to sell your products, crafts or “fleas” at the: Galilee Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Spring Thing flea market.
To reserve a space, contact Pat Archibald (patarchibald@ verizon.net or 410-255-4695).
Time to shop on Saturday, April 21: browse at the vendors’, crafts and flea market tables. Buy some spring flowers, eat some lunch, taco in a bag or home baked goods.
Thanks and see you at the yard!

Pillowcase dresses - It's that time of year again for Galilee members and friends to make pillowcase dresses for distribution by Orphan Grain Train to girls in Liberia and India.
In the meantime, the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) is asking for donations of cotton fabric, trim suitable for dresses, 1/2" elastic, flip flops and girls’ underwear.
Kits are available and a donation box is set up on the LWML end of the table on the west end of the narthex (lobby).. If you have questions, please contact Cheryl Blankinship (410-439-8916).

Men's Work Day - The Men’s Bible Breakfast group, as part of the Men's Network of Lutheran Hour Ministries, is inviting all men of Galilee to participate in a work day on Saturday, April 28.
In service to our community, we will volunteer at Orphan Grain Train in Millersville by producing and addressing packages for delivery. As part of the day, we will receive a tour of the Orphan Grain Train facility.
The work day will run from 9 am to noon. We will carpool from Galilee at 8:30 am.
If you would like to join us, please contact Ken Gast (410-255-4815 or kgast@gpinet.com.)

Galilee Youth will STARVE for Food (for the hungry!) - Galilee Youth will be participating in World Vision's 30 Hour famine weekend on April 27th and 28th. During the event, we will be doing activities and bible studies that teach us about famine and poverty in areas and  countries across the globe.
We will also be participating in service project during the time we are fasting.
You can donate in any of three ways!

  1. Look for a participating Galilee Youth in the Narthex before or after services under a sign that says "Will Starve for Food"
  2. Go to the GALILEE YOUTH STARVING website at  https://youth.worldvision.org/team/GalileeYouthStarving - there you can donate to either the team as a whole or to any youth with an individual donation page
  3. Make a donation via check in the offering plate. Checks should be made out to 'GALILEE LUTHERAN CHURCH' with "FAMINE" in the notes line. These donations will be split among the youth participating

For more information, check out the World Vision 30 Hour Famine information page

Spring Concert - You are invited to Otis Stroup in Concert at Galilee starting at 6:30 pm Sunday April 29.
Tickets are $15 and available for purchase in the narthex between services (except during Holy Week).  Make checks payable to Lutheran Women’s Mission-ary League (LWML).
Refreshments will be served after the concert in the fellowship hall.
The concert benefits Lutheran Mission Society and the Augsburg Lutheran Home.
Questions? Contact Kay Klovstad (kayklovstad@verizon.net or 410-360-9110).

Eat Chipotle, support GLP! - Galilee Lutheran Preschool (GLP) is hosting dining out from 5-9 pm Monday, April 30 at Chipotle in Severna Park.
Please join us for dine in or carry out.
We will earn 50 percent of sales, if you tell them you are supporting Galilee Lutheran Preschool! Flyer is optional and available on the table in the narthex (lobby).

Walk for Water - On Saturday, May 19, thousands of people will join the world’s largest 6K walk for clean water and walk/run for an extraordinary cause, bringing clean water to children and their families.
You are invited to join fellow Galileans in this endeavor right here in our community.
Galilee will host an event at the B & A trail at 10 am. We will meet in the parking lot near JC Penny at Marley Station Mall and travel to the trail together.
No fundraising required, just a one-time fee, which will provide clean water to one person.
Want to learn more? Go to https://www.teamworldvision.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.team&teamID=9419 and join Galilee’s team!
Looking to donate for someone else to walk? Contact Galilee’s coordinator, Melissa Francisco, (410-255-7420 or mfrancisco749@gmail.com). — MF

Military Biblesticks - The Lay Ministry Team is launching a campaign to purchase Military Biblesticks.
These Biblesticks (audio Bibles) provide God’s peace and hope to service personnel and their families.
The donation church boxes will be on the tables at the Easter Breakfast as a first opportunity to contribute to this cause.
Each $25 we collect will buy one service member and his or her family the gift of God’s Word and hope.
As one soldier said, “The Military Biblestick gives me peace of mind to know daily that God loves me and has me in his care as well as my family and friends.” - Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army.
Every word of God proves true; He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him. Proverbs 30:5 – Debbie Bangert, Lay Ministry Team

Preschool Fundraiser - Galilee Lutheran Preschool (GLP) is doing a Mixed Bag Designs fundraiser now through the middle of April.
You can shop online at www.mixedbagdesigns.com/galilee-lutheran-preschool. The Fundraiser ID is 338212.
Or select items from the catalog on the information table in the narthex (lobby) and pick up a copy of the form to fill out.
Forms and money can be turned into GLP Director Jenn Farrelly in her mailbox, across from the church office. Contact info is located on the form.

Class for 2's opens! A month ago, three two-year-olds began their school journey with Jesus at Galilee Lutheran Preschool (GLP) in our newest class.  This class is now full!
We are registering for March-May sessions from 9:15-11:45 am Monday and Wednesday. The first sessions will be held Monday, March 5.
Beginning in September, two sessions will run: Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/Thursday, both from 9:15-11:45 am.
We are registering for fall sessions for two-year-olds on Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/ Thursday, both from 9:15-11:45 am.
If you have a friend or family member looking for a preschool for their child, please invite them to consider Galilee.
GLP also offers morning (9:15-11:45 am) and full-day (9:15 am-2:15 pm) classes for three-year-olds (Tuesday and Thursday), four-year-olds (Monday, Wednesday and Friday) and four and five-year-olds (five-day transition class).
Call Director Jenn Farrelly (410-255-3504) for more info!

Interested in Joining Galilee? - Are you interested in learning more about becoming a member at Galilee?
Director of Discipleship Emily Phoenix leads our new member class and would like to know if you are interested in learning more.
Whether you have completed the adult inquiry process, are transferring from a Lutheran congregation or reactivating membership as a Lutheran, this class is the first step in joining Galilee as a member.
Please contact Emily (410-255-8236 or dodemily@galileelutheranchurch.org) if you are interested in taking this class.

New Way to Serve in 2018 - Looking for a unique, behind the scenes way to serve in worship?
We need volunteers specifically for Saturday service and 8am service on Sunday to operate the projection system or the sound board.
Please talk to Director of Discipleship Emily Phoenix (dodemily@galileelutheranchurch.org) if interested in serving in either position.
You will have several opportunities to shadow experienced volunteers prior to making the commitment to serve and being put on a schedule. Thanks!

Sit & Knit - Sit & Knit will begin at 9:30 am Saturday, March 3rd in the Fellowship Hall as we work on items for the Hats for the Homeless drive.
Questions? Contact Penny Burke (410-255-6874).

Calling All Youth - Youth Ministry Team wants to communicate with you! If you are a student in sixth-12th grader or parents of one, we want to connect with you!
We know you are busy and school will be starting again soon, so make sure you join the Galilee Youth Text group to get reminders for upcoming events!
You may join at this link by entering your email or phone number: https://www.remind.com/join/galyouthmd. Students must be 13 years or older to be added to the texting group and texts will NOT be sent out during school hours
Questions? Contact Youth Counselor, Jean Hase or Director of Discipleship Emily Phoenix.

Shop Galilee Apparel at Lands End - The Outreach Ministry Team has worked with Lands' End to make available apparel with Galilee's logo to purchase online.
Go to https://business.landsend.com/store/glcmd to check out what items are available. There are also catalogs on the table in the narthex (lobby), as well as a sample item with the logo. - Bob Cosler, Outreach Ministry Team Coordinator

Keep your Young Adult in touch! - If your household has a young adult away from home on a job or a college, we’d appreciate their address so that we can send them the monthly newsletter. Please either e-mail the church office (office@galileelutheranchurch.org) or phone (410-255-8236). Thank you!

Giving & Serving God at Galilee - Galilee has many opportunities to serve God within the church, community and world.   See our 'Stewardship page', for information on where you can give and serve God at Galilee, in the Pasadena community and through out the world.  Links to emails and website provided! Opportunities for people of all ages!

"Like" us on Facebook! - Did you know Galilee has a Facebook page? Each day, there is something new to check out: Ministry moments from the previous weekend, alerts about upcoming events, Scripture thoughts, and worship songs for your Sabbath.
To see the page without having a Facebook account, click on the Facebook logo above in the Church Address Section to check out current postings!
If you ARE a Facebook member, just click the “Like” button to start seeing Galilee’s posts in your newsfeed!
If you have something to share or to be added to the Facebook page, please contact Emily Phoenix (