Come, share the gifts of God with us,

and serve the world together,

at

OUR SAVIOUR'S LUTHERAN CHURCH,

10 Farrand Street (at River),

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO, CANADA

Our congregation is located on the traditional territory of the Ojibway of the Fort William First Nation, a signatory to the Robinson-Superior Treaty of 1850.

Welcome!

We invite you to be part of our community of grace and faith, active in Thunder Bay for the past 113 years. We seek to continue to be a place where people can grow in their understanding of God's forgiving love revealed through Jesus. Gathered in to worship, God's Spirit calls us out to share in word and action what it means to be people of God.

OUR VISION:

"Come share the gifts of God - serve the world"

Jan. 13-19

Monday

6:30 p.m. Cubs

Tuesday

3:00 p.m. Falls Prevention

5:00 p.m. Congregational Council meeting

7:15 p.m. Oras Chamber Choir practice

Wednesday

6:30 p.m. TBay Carvers

Thursday

1:30 p.m. Anglican and Lutheran Group, at Our Saviour's

3:00 p.m. Falls Prevention

Friday

Saturday

Sunday, January 19: Second Sunday after Epiphany

10:30 a.m. Holy Communion and Sunday School

Readings:

Isaiah 49:1-7; Psalm 40:1-11; I Corinthians 1:1-9; John 1:29-42

Sermon: 'Come and See'

Weekly News and Newsletter:

To receive a copy of the weekly 'Our Saviour's Awesome News' or the monthly 'Ambassador' by email, please send a request to osimm@tbaytel.net.

Deadline for February 'Ambassador' articles: Feb. 3


Anglican and Lutheran Group

This group's next meeting is at Our Saviour's, starting at 1:30 p.m., this Thursday, Jan. 16, in the sanctuary. Pastor Matthew will be conducting a Bible Study in preparation for us to apply for a grant for the Street Reach Ministries of our Lutheran Community Care Centre. All are welcome.

Our 'Lutheran Women' group will gather for Bible Study and for fellowship on Mon. Jan. 20, 1:30, in Immanuel Hall. All women are welcome. We will also remember our late leader, Rita Sinihelmi.

The Jan. - Mar. edition of our national church's daily devotions booklet is now available in the front hall. Pastor Matthew is the writer for Mar. 11-17. There is also an app (paid) for 'Eternity for Today' both for Android and Apple devices.

Annual Congregational Meeting

The Annual Meeting of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church of Thunder Bay, Inc., will take place following worship on Sun. Feb. 9, 2020. All confirmed members are encouraged to attend. Reports for the meeting need to be submitted to the office by Mon. Jan. 27 (by email attachment, in Word format, appreciated). The Annual Reports package will be available for pickup on Sun. Feb. 2.

2020 Camping

The Luther Village Camp Annual Brochure for 2020 is now available to help you create your family, child, grandchild, or individual camping plans for this coming summer! Please pick one up and see what's happening during our 56th year of outdoor ministry in our MNO Synod!

You can also view the brochure online at luthervillage.ca .

We begin taking reservations on Mon. Jan. 27, 2020, at 9 a.m. (Central)

Hope to see you at LV!

Offerings

Sets of envelopes for 2020 are available in the front hall. If you do not have a set, please call 344-1926 to sign up. (Note: those giving through PAR do not receive envelopes). Envelopes help you keep track of your offerings, plus help the recorders.