Amazing Grace Lutheran Church
2424 McElderry Street
Baltimore MD 21205
Fax: (410) 276-6446
Contact Pastor Gary Dittman: firstname.lastname@example.org
For all inquiries regarding the food pantry including donations: AmazingGraceFood@gmail.com
Function of Organization/Site:
The Amazing Port Street Project- Project is located behind the church. Originally an area of abandoned and dilapidated houses, it now boasts a perennial garden, a labyrinth and several murals to be a sacred space in the city. The Center for Grace-Full Living- Formally the parish house of the church.
The Center currently houses a food pantry and carries out programs and ministries to bring health, wellness and healing to the community. Current ministries include programs afterschool programming for children in the community, low cost counseling services, weekly massage therapy, weekly Narcotics Anonymous meetings, healthy eating cooking classes and reiki healing touch. In addition, there are bi weekly home buying seminars with Habitat for Humanity and health service assessments through Charm City Clinic (a collaborative of Hopkins Medical Students). The ministry of the Center is ever expanding as we seek to bring healing to the community.
There are numerous volunteer opportunities!
The food pantry is in operation on Mondays and Wednesdays.
The after-school program is in operation on Tuesdays between 3-4:30pm.