Here’s your look at some of the things happening at Our Savior’s. See the current bulletin announcements at oslchurch.com for all the latest!
The Shepherd on the Search helps children discover the joy of searching for the Christ Child during the Advent season. Every Sunday and Wednesday, beginning on Nov. 28, Library patrons who find one of the 12 baby Jesus figures hidden among the shelves will receive a treat and a prize. Be sure to visit the Library and encourage your child to follow the shepherd’s search for the Christ Child.
Christmas at OSL
December 19 – Weekly Advent worship service, 6:40 to 7:15 P.M., Celebrate Center
December 24 –
2:00 p.m. – “Christmas GIFT” (Generations in Faith Together) family worship, Celebrate Center
4:00 p.m. – Celebrate and Festive worship services (Festive worship will be televised on KTTW at 9:00 p.m.)
5:00 p.m. – Christmas Eve Supper, Friendship Room
6:00 p.m. – Festive worship service
10:00 p.m. – Festive worship service
December 25 – Festive worship service, 10:00 a.m.
Celebrate the season at Caring Ministries’ Open House! Come enjoy treats and fellowship in the Caring Ministries area this Sunday, Dec. 16, between worship services.
Come share in OSL’s second Christmas Eve Gift (Generations IN Faith Together) worship service, on Monday, Dec.24, at 2:00 p.m., beginning in The Gathering Place. This worship service will celebrate the birth of the baby Jesus through interactive storytelling, song, caring conversation, creative expression, and a child-safe Silent Night ritual.
The Church Office will be closed on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, Dec. 26, and New Year’s Day, Jan. 1.
Join ecumenical partners and interfaith leaders for Interfaith Day at the state capitol in Pierre, on Jan. 9. Honoring the commitment to ecumenical and inter-religious outreach, this will be a day of conversations, prayer, and reflection with neighbors of other faiths across South Dakota. The day will begin at 9:00 a.m. with coffee and briefing at Lutheran Memorial Church before transitioning to the capitol. See https://bit.ly/2RRFKk3 for details and registration.
You belong here! You’ll make a difference, meet new friends in faith, and deepen your walk with God when you join OSL. Contact Loretta, 336-2942, ext. 14, or email@example.com to reserve your spot at New Member Orientation on Saturday, Jan. 19, from 9:00 to 11:30 A.M. New members will be received at worship services on Jan. 26 and 27.
Middle school Christmas games and white elephant gift exchange will be on Sunday, Dec. 16, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The fun will begin with a meal and then move on to Christmas Games in the Gym. Find more info and sign-up at this link. Chaperones are welcome!
High School Youth Group will have its first annual Progressive dinner and white elephant gift exchange on Dec. 19. The group will meet in the Youth Room at 6:30 p.m., then head out into the neighborhood to eat three courses at different locations, ending at Tré Ministries for dessert and gift exchange. See HS Youth Winter Newsletter for more information and to sign up. Chaperones are welcome!
High school youth will head to Okoboji on Jan. 26 and 27 for a fun weekend of bonding, growing in our faith, and fun. Click here for more information and to sign up. Cost for students is $30, plus money for dinner; deadline to sign up is Wednesday, Jan. 9. Parents are invited to help with driving and supervision.