Lutheran Congregation of Järvenpää, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland
Mr. Jouko Porkka, Chairman of the church council
Biblical Votum :
1 Corinthians 3,6-9: "I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth. So neither he who plants nor he who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth. He who plants and he who waters are one, and each will receive his wages according to his labor. For we are God’s fellow workers. You are God’s field, God’s building."
Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweet gum
Planting in the Luther Garden :
On May 8th, 2017, during a congregational study trip, Mr. Jouko Porkka, Chair of the Church Council (2nd from right) planted a sweetgum tree on behalf of the Lutheran Congregation in Järvenpää, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland.
Location of the tree :
This tree is located in the :
Luthergarten New Town Hall
Location of the Luther Garden :
Between Juristentraße, Berliner Straße and Mauerstraße