Welcome to Ascension!  YOU are invited!  YOU are welcome!

 We invite you to take time to look through this web site to learn specifics about this congregation. Here are some highlights:

Sunday Mornings at Ascension:

  • Worship at 8:30am and 11:00am

  • Sunday Church School from 9:45 – 10:45am for students age 3 –  high school 

  • Adult Education classes from 9:45 – 10:30am

  • Nursery staffed 9:30am through 11:00am worship service


During the season of Christmas:


  • Christmas Eve, 12/24

    • 4:00pm Communion service featuring the children’s musical, Midnight Miracle

    • 8:00pm Communion service with carols, candlelight and Meghan McGill-Esquivel, soloist

    • 10:30pm Communion service with carols, candlelight, Senior Choir, Handbell Choir, brass quintet and timpani

  • Christmas Day, 12/25

    • 10:00am Communion service with carols, timpani and congregational bell ringing

  • First Sunday of Christmas, 12/28

    • 10:00am Communion service

    • No Sunday Church School

  • Second Sunday of Christmas, 1/4 (Return to regular schedule.)

    • 8:30am and 11:00am Worship services

    • 9:45am Education


Want more information about Ascension? Join us in worship. Our Parish Notes, found in the Sunday worship bulletin, will detail opportunities for fellowship, service, and giving.

Want more information about Lutheran beliefs and teachings?  As a member congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, we invite you to visit elca.org.

To receive e-Notes, our weekly electronic newsletter, please click here.

Find us on Facebook:
Like us on our pages “Ascension Lutheran Church” and “Ascension Lutheran Church Nicaraguan Partnership.”
Join our groups “Ascension Lutheran Church – Towson, Maryland” and “Ascension Lutheran’s Youth Group“.


Click here to read recent selected sermons.

Read a special letter from the Finance Committee here.


Latest News:


2014 Stewardship Videos

Two informative videos were prepared by Ascension member Brian Glock on behalf of the Stewardship Committee.


To view the first video, please click here.  For the second, please click here.



When Will We Call a New Pastor? HOW Will It Happen?

The Transition Committee is happy to share information about the transition and call process.  You can contact committee members via e-mail at transition@ascensontowson.org.

To see a chart that lists the steps from welcoming our interim pastor through calling a new pastor, click here.


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