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Join us on Sunday mornings for worship at 8:30 and 11:00, and for fellowship after each service. Childcare available.
  • 275 years of the Word and Sacrament. Visit Ascension this Sunday or during your next trip to Savannah!

  • Reverend Carl R. Yost

Visitors

For Our Visitors

We welcome you to the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Ascension.  There is a place for each and everyone at our table…

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Worship Times

Other than for special festival worship events, worship is held on Sunday mornings at both 8:30 am and 11:00 am. During our summer months our services are held at 8:30 am and 10:00 am.

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Parking

On-street parking in downtown Savannah is free on Sundays. If parking in a public garage on Sundays, you may present your church bulletin to have the parking fee for up to 3 hours waived. In addition, we offer free parking in our lot adjacent to the church at the corner of Drayton and State Streets. […]

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History

In 1734, protestant exiles from Salzburg, Austria, arrived in the new colony of Georgia and settled at Ebenezer – up river of the British in Savannah. They practiced Lutheran worship and sacraments, and as Savannah grew their pastors began coming to town to officiate various weddings…

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Facilities

The Church

Located on historic Wright Square at 120 Bull Street, Savannah, Georgia, the Lutheran Church of the Ascension celebrated the 275th anniversary of its founding in April 2016.

Captain Butler’s Retreat

Captain Butler's retreat on Whitemarsh Island offers a large indoor facility as well as a dock on Richardson Creek with deepwater access to the Bull River.