Augustana is hosting two concerts as a part of this year’s Hyde Park Jazz Festival, on Saturday September 28th. Augustana’s lively acoustics and dramatic visual space will provide the context for two duos, the first featuring percussion and the second a cello/guitar collaboration. 3 pm: Karuna Hamid Drake (drum kit, vocal, frame drums, bata, tabla, … More Hyde Park Jazz Festival at Augustana
Join us at 9:30 am on Sunday 9/8 for the first program in this year’s adult education series. This session will focus on surviving and healing through the pain of sexual abuse and is presented by Dr. Lucille Sider. Dr. Sider is a Hyde Park author, as well as a trained clinical psychologist and pastoral … More Surviving and Healing Through the Pain of Sexual Abuse
Sunday September 8th marks our return to two worship services, at 8:15 and 10:45 am. In between, at 9:30 am, we will have Sunday School registration – please plan on registering your child that morning!
Join us for a Beer and Cheese Pairing event, Friday night September 13th, 7:00 pm at Augustana (55th and Woodlawn in Chicago). RSVPs are required, so please follow this link to reserve your spots – space is limited and, last year, we had to cap attendance , so reserve your spots today. We will pair five handcrafted … More RSVP for Beer and Cheese Pairing, Sept. 13th
Join us at Augustana (55th and Woodlawn) on Saturday July 27th at 7 pm for the opening program of the Blood Lines visual and sonic exhibition, followed by a reception afterwards. In 1919 people of color were limited by where they could live, where they could work, and where they could recreate. Sometimes the lines … More Blood Lines: Opening Program and Reception, Saturday July 27th 7 pm
By Pastor Goede This is a picture of my grandfather, Ralph Martensen, as a young man. He was 19 years old in 1919. He came to Chicago for three or four years before he was married, to work in a factory, because he could make a lot more money here than he could at home … More Where Do You Fit In?