Pastor Gary Dittman
Pastor Gary has walked with the community of Amazing Grace since 2009. Amazing Grace is deeply committed to be a healing presence in the community, and through his leading, has greatly expanded the programming at Center for Grace-Full Living at Amazing Grace, a wellness center which houses a food pantry, afterschool programming, and The Revolution Within (TRW). He and his wife Karen have been married over 30 years and enjoy gardening, travel, and living in Baltimore.
Lance Cooper - Worship Leader
Lance is a Baltimore based musician who grew up on the east side of Baltimore. Lance has spent many years singing in the Amazing Grace choir and Although He is very excited to have the opportunity to lead worship every Sunday at Amazing Grace, he is eager to get back to the day where we can all sing together.
In 1996, three historic churches in East Baltimore merged to form Amazing Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church.
A truly multi-cultural congregation, Amazing Grace seeks to be a safe healthy healing place in the east Baltimore neighborhood of McElderry Park. Leaning into God's vision for us and the world, we walk together following Jesus, working to bring healing, peace and justice to ourselves, neighbors, and the community.