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You matter to God

You matter to us

Come as you are - there is a place for you here

Liberated by our faith, we embrace you as a whole person--questions, complexities and all. 

Welcome to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church!

We are a small, vibrant community of faith, situated in the heart of Newington.  As a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, we strive to be an inclusive presence, welcoming people of all abilities and walks of life.  Together we encounter Jesus in scripture, in Holy Communion, and in the daily decisions of our lives.  Come see what we are all about! We are eager to know you.


Our Savior's Lutheran Church

1655 Main Street

Newington, CT 06111

860-667-2291 - you can always leave a message

Office Hours:

Tuesday through Friday 9am - 2pm

For Pastoral emergency please call the office and your message will be passed on to Pastor Joe McGarry

Sunday October 1 – First day of Sunday School

Sunday October 8 - Blessing of the Animals

Sunday October 22 - Community Halloween event following the service

Sunday October 29 - Reformation - Remember to wear RED

Sunday November 4 - All Saints Day

Sunday November 19 - Basket Raffle

Sunday November 26 - Christ the King


1 in 8 children, and 1 in 15 seniors face hunger. The Newington food pantry helps close this gap in food insecurity. We are collecting nonperishable food items, along with hygiene and household products. There is a list of suggested donations in the Narthex.

Holy Communion Service


Sunday at 10:00 AM 

We are worshiping in person


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Join us on Sunday October 8 at 10am on the church lawn for our annual Blessing of the Animals service. We look forward to welcoming leashed pets (like dogs and cats), caged pets (like hamsters and rabbits), pictures of pets who can't travel, and stuffed animals. Be sure to invite your friends and neighbors!


Time for your closet clean up? Our clothing shed is open 24/7 for donations! Please visit Our Savior’s Lutheran Church – 1655 Main St Newington to donate your gently used clothing, shoes, sneakers, belts, purses, blankets, towels, sheets, curtains, pillowcases, and stuffed animals.

Together in 2022 we made the following impact through our shed:

  • 20,852 pounds of clothing were donated to our shed.

  • This was enough to clothe an estimated 3,841 people all over the world.

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