Welcome to
First Lutheran Church
of West Seattle

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NEW RELEASE:  Pastor Marshall's last book, "Pandemic Sermons," has just been released at Amazon.com. It is in full color.  These sermons are from 2020 and 2021.  If you would like a copy, you can order it at amazon.com. Also,  Smile.amazon.com has an option to choose that a percentage of each purchase can go to First Lutheran Church of West Seattle, if you would like to sign up for that.

“I have enjoyed reading to my inestimable benefit Pastor Marshall’s new book, Kierkegaard in the Pulpit (2016). It is surely the only one of its kind.”


Dr. Carl E. Braaten,

Professor Emeritus of Systematic Theology at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago.




First Lutheran Church of

West Seattle

4105 California Avenue S.W.

Seattle, Washington, 98116.

Est. 1918


We welcome you in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ to our web site and invite you to join us in our Holy mission:  to worship, and to confess, witness to, and serve the Triune God, Father Son, and Holy Spirit, proclaimed in Holy Scripture, according to the Lutheran Confessions (1529-1580) under the direction of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  We encourage you to peruse our site, share what you learn with others, and above all join us in the many opportunities to live out our mission.


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500th Year Reformation Celebration Bulletins

 A Critique of Evangelical Lutheran Worship

A Critique of With One Voice
Bible Study

Bible Class Schedule

CalendarJanuary, February, March, April, May, June,

                         September, October, November, December
Certus Sermo
Cowper - Schalk Hymn & Brorson-Schalk Hymn

         and Crosby-Schalk Hymn

Education & Acolytes
ELCA 2015
Endowment Fund
Festival Liturgies & Upcoming Events
Kennedy - Schalk Hymn 
Kierkegaard Bicentennial
Mission Statement
Movie Reviews

Online Sunday Liturgies for March – April 2020

       Online Sunday Liturgies for May – August 2020

      Online Sunday Liturgies for September – December 2020

      Online Sunday Liturgies for January – April 2021 

      Online Sunday Liturgies for May – August 2021

      Online Sunday Liturgies for September – December 2021

      Online Sunday Liturgies for January-March 2022 

Photo Gallery
Reading the Koran with Pastor Marshall
The History of the West Seattle Food Bank
The Messenger
War & Peace


Contact Parish Office:   206-935-6530