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"

Nov. 18 - 24

Monday

1:30 p.m. 'Lutheran Women'

6:30 p.m. Cubs

7:15 p.m. Choir Practice

Tuesday

3:00 p.m. Falls Prevention

7:00 p.m. Oras Choir practice

Wednesday

6:30 p.m. Tbay Carvers

Thursday

1:30 p.m. Anglican and Lutheran Group, at Gathering Table.

3:00 p.m.: Falls Prevention

Friday

Saturday:

Sunday, November 24:

Christ the King

9:30 a.m Band Practice

10:30 a.m. Worship with the Band and Sunday School

Readings:

Jeremiah 23:1-6.; Psalm 46; Colossians 1:11-20: Luke 23:1-6

Sermon: "What's Happening?" - Pastor Matthew preaching

Weekly News and Newsletter:

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Worship Notes

We have many special celebrations and commemorations during the next few Sundays. Please come and join us at 10:30 a.m. for worship!

On Nov. 24 we mark the end of the church year by celebrating Christ the King through Worship with the Band.

On Dec. 1, the First Sunday in Advent, we will have Holy Communion and Sunday School at 10:30 am. The choir will be singing!

On Dec. 8, the Second Sunday of Advent, we will have 'Choir Christmas' worship at 10:30 a.m.

'Lutheran Women'

Bible Study will be held this Monday, Nov. 18, at 1:30 p.m. in Immanuel Hall. The theme is 'A Call to Remember', based on Psalm 78:1-16. All women are welcome!

Anglican and Lutheran Group

'Fighting Poverty in Thunder Bay'.

All are welcome to the ALG meeting this Thursday, Nov. 21, 1:30 p.m., at Gathering Table, 228 Pearl St. The meeting will start with guest speaker Detective Darren Kondreska from the Thunder Bay Police Econ Crime Unit, followed by refreshments and a business session.

Steve Bell Concert

Canadian musician Steve Bell is returning to Thunder Bay for a solo concert next Sunday, Nov. 24, 7:30 p.m., at Hilldale Lutheran Church. Steve's music is a journey of his life and faith. Tickets are $20 at Hilldale - 768-9890 - or can be ordered online at www.stevebell.com ($1 surcharge).

Anglican Advent Retreat

The Anglican churches are inviting us to their Advent Retreat: Sat. Nov. 30, 10 - 2, at St. Thomas Anglican, 1400 Edward St. S. The theme is 'Do you see what I see-- perceiving signs of the Promised Kingdom: Near and Here'. This time will be a reflective wandering through scenes and scriptures of Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany to deepen our desire for God and hope in God's promises. Lunch is provided. To register, call 630-3638.

Carol Sing-Along

Fri. Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m., at Lakeview Presbyterian. Sing, listen, and delight in this 1 hour extravaganza of carols. Enjoy hot cider and cookies! Featuring the Fort William Male Choir, Thunder Brass Quintet, Jenna Townson (harp), and the Lakeview & Friends Choir (including Pastor Matthew). Donations will be accepted at the door for the Regional Food Distribution Association.