For a number of months, a pastor, the Reverend Edward Doering, in Illinois, has been anxiously waiting the opportunity to go to Oregon and to gather the scattered Lutherans in that state into congregations. But there never has been any financial possibility. Now, however, we are happy to report that a number of congregations in […]
Join us daily August 5th through 9th, from 9am to noon, as we explore the Might Love of God! Here is the link for the Participants to register:https://go.kidcheck.com/webforms/eventregistration.aspx?eventid=17147&valid=80a756687927824d47a6a00843416c45 Here is the link for Volunteers to register:https://go.kidcheck.com/webforms/eventregistration.aspx?eventid=17201&valid=3da3e32030bd705ee69c42ee0ac833b1
I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter, I know I did. The highlight of the Easter season for me was Good Friday. Not only did I have the day off and enjoyed it and the weather immensely, the Tenebrae Service that Pastor had Friday evening was phenomenal. Thanks again to all those who participated in […]
Jesus Christ is Risen! It is by this proclamation that we live. This is the core of who we are. In this we say, “Yes.” The word yes means that it is so. In old English it means “so be it.” Because Jesus Christ is Risen, we too will rise. “So be it!” Because Jesus […]
Preaching during the seven Sundays of the Easter season is my favorite time because I love to proclaim the risen Jesus—the things he said and did before he went up to heaven on Ascension Day. Luke records that just before he rose up into the clouds he said to his disciples, “Thus it stands written: […]
Please join the Trustees for a work party on Saturday, April 13th at 10am to clean up the grove area in preparation for Easter (April 21st) and future outdoor activities. We will start around 10am rain or shine. Please bring rakes and gloves. Questions? Call 503-962-0066. Thanks in advance for your help!
DATE: 4/21/2019 7:45-10:15am. The menu includes: Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, potatoes, fresh fruit, juice, coffee and tea. Suggested donation: Single $7.00, Family $20.00 Children 12 years and under $5.00 Your donations support youth activities including National Youth Gathering 2019 – thank you!
Greetings in Christ Jesus Welcome to April. One theory is that the name comes from an ancient Roman word that means to open. The fourth month of the year was given the name April, because the buds of leaves and flowers opened. This month, half is Lent and half is Easter. We celebrate the death […]
Last Sunday evening I held a meeting in the Connect Center regarding our church’s evangelism. Around twenty people came and heard me give a presentation which included my personal and professional thoughts about it; we read an article together, watched a video from the last Northwest District Convention, and enjoyed an hour-long question and answer […]
Electronic Giving is a convenient, consistent way to help our church grow. Consider scheduling a recurring electronic contribution today. It’s easy! You will no longer need to write out checks and prepare envelopes every week. Even when travel, illness or other circumstances prevent you from attending services, your electronic contributions will continue to be received […]