700 Krider's Cemetery Road, Westminster, Maryland 21158 (410) 848-3311
Our Mission Statement
St. Benjamin’s Evangelical Lutheran church, is confessing Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, is called together through baptism, nourished by the Lord’s supper; anointed and sustained by the Holy Spirit; and guided by the power of the Holy Scriptures. We will strengthen and encourage growth in faith and Christ-like love to our church congregation, our community, and the world, through teaching, friendship, care, and compassion.
This Week in Our Parish
Sunday, March 7 - 9:15 am
Worship Service in the Sanctuary
The sanctuary will be set up for social distancing. Masks are required. A short video explaining the safety protocols will be presented prior to the service.
Please RSVP, using one of the options listed below, by 12 noon on Saturday, March 6 for the altar guild to prepare worship packets. Please note that you can RSVP for the month with one communication.
Text Pastor David at 443-789-1271
Email Pastor David at
Leave a message at the church office 410-848-3311
We will continue to live stream the service via YouTube.
Sunday School will be held for the children in the fellowship hall with social distancing and masking.
Please join us! Thank you and stay safe!
Mid-week Lenten Study
Please join us for our "virtual" mid-week Lenten study on the following Wednesday at 7:00 pm.
March 3, March 10
March 17, March 24, March 31
Please contact Pastor David, using one of the options listed above, for the Zoom info.
As you are able in these days and weeks, remember your church continues in its business – there are commitments to the greater church (synod and ELCA) and to church staff and pastor and facility needs that still need to be honored for the greater good and service to the world. Please mail your church offering by check, if that is your practice, to 700 Kriders Cemetery Road, Westminster, MD 21158. We offer online giving through Vanco for your convenience (see below). Another vehicle for giving is the “Giving Plus” app which can be installed on Android and Apple smartphones. Thanks so much!
Easter Baskets for The Shepherd's Staff
It’s that time of year for sharing the Easter Message by providing Easter baskets to children who visit The Shepherd’s Staff.
Do you use Amazon.com for shopping? If so, your use can help support St. Benjamin's.
March 2021 Virtual Pancake Breakfast
Please join us for virtual pancakes!
St. Ben's is Home to......
Christian Hands Child Care, LLC
700 Kriders Cemetery Road
Westminster, MD 21158
Hours - 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Monday through Friday
Please call for more information or to schedule a tour of our facility.
Christian Hands Child Care, LLC is a separate entity from St. Benjamin's Lutheran Church.
St. Benjamin’s Lutheran Church is a growing congregation recently engaged in a self-study to be more present in discipleship to its neighbors. A Fellowship Hall, open to the neighborhood for group meetings, picnics and events, sits on a three-acre grass lawn with a shaded pavilion, a tree-lined drive, meditation gardens, both toddler and big kid playgrounds, and plenty of parking. Call the church office at 410-848-3311 for booking details.