Welcome to Immanuel! 

Who We Are 

  • Immanuel — Hebrew for "God with us"; a term used for Christ in Isaiah 7:14 and Matthew 1:23

  • Evangelical — Focused on the Gospel, the Good News of Jesus and the life found in Him

  • Lutheran — Continuing the catholic tradition in the reformation movement associated with Martin Luther

  • Church — Gathered for witness, mercy, and life together

Weekly Schedule 


8:45 am - Scripture Study (Adults); Sunday school; Adult Choir Rehearsal
10:00 am - Divine Service


11:00 am - Matins (when school is in session)
7:00 pm - Evening Prayer*


12:00 pm - Divine Service* [several times/month; check the calendar]

*Service times are subject to change. Please check the calendar

Founded in Old Town Alexandria in 1870, we have been a member congregation of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod since 1880.


New to Immanuel?


Immanuel Evangelical-Lutheran Church
1801 Russell Road
Alexandria, VA 22301

Phone: (703) 549-0155
Email: church@immanuelalexandria.org

Parish Office Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8am-3:30pm
Tuesday is Pastor Esget's day off
Friday is Kantor Mekonen’s day off

Parking: There is parking available behind Immanuel Lutheran School at 109 Bellaire Road. Street parking is also available along Russell Road and surrounding side streets.