Youth & Family Ministry

A few fundraising events are happening to support our Confirmation Youth Mission Trip to Washington D.C. in June. And remember, it is for all ages, ADULTS ARE WELCOMED TO JOIN THE TRIP! A deposit is due Nov. 1, so please speak with Pastor Erik or Tauna Roth quickly concerning your desire to travel along. 

Sunday, Oct. 27th: Mt.Iron is hosting a Community Halloween Event from 11-3pm, with concessions and a baked goods sale provided by the Messiah and Our Savior’s Lutheran Confirmation Students and parents! The Confirmation Service is held at Gethsemane at 10:30am – when all is done,  head to the Mt.Iron Community Building to check out the Community Event and fundraiser. You may bring your donated baked goods to Messiah Lutheran on Saturday, Oct. 26th between 1-5pm to help them out for the sale if you like, or just go there Sunday to purchase food to help them raise funds for their June Missions trip!

Wreath Sale: Starting Nov. 3rd, you may order/reserve a handcrafted Christmas Wreath for $20.00. These are locally harvested Balsam Fir wreaths that are larger for your front door, garage or fence. They are a beautiful and sought after item here at OSLC. You may reserve the wreaths on Sundays, Nov. 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th. They will be ready to be picked up Dec. 1st! 

Date Night/Christmas Shopping Night: Every parent could benefit from this event! Do you want to get your Christmas shopping done without having to juggle finding care for your kids while you go to the store?  The OSLC & Messiah Confirmation Youth are offering an opportunity to relieve the stress of Christmas shopping with an event at Messiah Lutheran Saturday, Dec. 7th 1-5pm. There will be games, crafts, snacks and more for your kids to enjoy! They are not asking for a set amount, but any donation will help support their June Missions trip. 

Fall Youth Ministries:

Children’s Sunday School is held right after the Children’s Message portion of the worship service.

Faith Finders is an early release/after school program @ Our Savior’s Lutheran, 2-5pm every Wednesday

Make-it-Mondays is an after school program @ Messiah Lutheran, 3-5pm every Monday

Confirmation will be held in the fall and early winter @ Messiah Lutheran, and will be held at Our Savior’s Lutheran late winter and spring. There will be a 6pm meal and 6:30 class & worship.

Confirmation & Reformation Sunday will be October 27th at Gethsemane Lutheran Church – This is a join Our Savior’s, Messiah Lutheran, and Gethsemane Lutheran ministry. We will hold an 8:30am Reformation Sunday Service, and a 10:30am Rite of Confirmation Service. NO SERVICES WILL BE HELD @ OSLC OR MESSIAH LUTHERAN THAT DAY! We will celebrate with a cake reception &  fellowship afterwards. Bishop Tom Aitken will preside both services.

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