How we SErve

The Success Center

First Lutheran serves our local community by providing educational support to students through The Success Center. We currently offer two programs: Tutoring and Mentoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30pm, and Mentoring + on Wednesdays from 5:30 – 7:00pm. All students are welcome! To learn more about The Success Center and its programs, click the link below or contact us via email at or by phone at (903) 230-9743.

Bible Based Recovery

Is your life unmanageable? Are you in need of supportive community? First Lutheran, in partnership with Church of the Damascus Road, offers a 12 Step program for those suffering from addiction. Our weekly Bible based recovery group is free to the community and welcomes all people.  For more information, contact Tina Sewell at or by phone at (903) 295-7423  ext. 12.

Longview Community Ministries

Longview Community Ministries is an organization that serves to enable Longview congregations and groups to work together more effectively in the community through cooperative acts of service to assist persons in need regardless of race, religion, or creed. 

Lutheran World Relief

Since 1945, Lutheran World Relief has been at the forefront of effective, transformational global development. Striving to break the cycle of poverty so families and communities can thrive.