Celebrating Communion with Kids;
Welcome Newcomers
EveryOne Sunday is February 23, 10am. Come Worship and celebrate kids growing in faith and understanding of Holy Communion and their completion of Communion Exploration Class. Also, please come and help welcome our new members through Baptism and Affirmation.

Following worship there will be pancakes for all.

If you would like to help with set-up or clean-up please contact Matt Walker email
Confirmation Returns to Wednesday Nights
Current confirmation students are invited to join Taryn and Pastor David for four Wednesday evenings beginning March 4, 6:30-7:30pm in the Fireside Room. Come along as we explore the Lord’s Prayer in fun and exciting ways!
Sunday Events on February 23
Come and Worship

10:00 am Worship
11:00 am Pancake Breakfast
11:00 am Sandwich Making
03:00 pm PGB Music Concert
05:00 pm Families Feeding Families
This is Happening
Associate Pastor
Call Committee
Council votes to form an associate Pastor Call Committee. We are excited about Calling a quarter-time Associate Pastor to service our congregation. Pray for leaders, watch for updates, and let Council members know of your hopes and questions.
Sanctuary Lighting
Campaign committee
Our thanks to Susan Zakos and Gary Fletcher as Co-Chairs of the new campaign to raise funds for the needed lighting project. If you would like to serve on the team please email Susan or Gary
"Fat Tuesday" February 25
Tuesday, 2/ 25 8:15 am and 11:15 am.
Two serving times at 8:15am and 11:15am. Freewill donation welcomed. Donation will be given to Australia Wildfire disaster relief.

Debbie Cooper debbie@oslc-everett.org is recruiting helpers for Tuesday.

Ash Wednesday February 26
We look forward to Lenten Spring this year! We start with Family Chapel with the Preschool Families at 8:45am and 12:30pm.

Evening soup and service

Come in the evening for soup at 6pm and Worship and Holy Communion with ashes at 6:30pm.
Lenten Wednesdays 2020
Praying with Jesus; Rediscovering the Lord’s Prayer
Join us on Wednesdays throughout Lent.
6:00pm Soup Supper
6:30pm Worship in Commons with pray ground for young children. Make Wednesday evenings a part of your Lenten discipline as we come together for a simple meal, followed by a gathering to reflect and Worship.
Adult Learning in March
"Grace: Greater Than We Imagine"
Sundays, March 1 through 29 at 10am.
Max Lucado asks a deep question: Have you been changed by grace? Shaped by grace? Strengthened by grace? Grace is the voice that calls us to change and then gives us the power to pull it off. Come and join the discussion. Books are available for a suggested donation of $10. We meet in the conference room. Facilitator Marko Jokinen
Bishop Shelley Bryan Wee
Sunday 3/15
Bishop Shelley Bryan Wee of the Northwest Washington Synod of the ELCA, will be with us on Sunday. Come and meet Bishop Shelley, attend the 10am Forum on the Life of the Synod, share in worship and her preaching and bring a friend to help celebrate the mission and ministry of the Lutherans in our community.
Earth Day Creation Fair
Sunday, April 19, Earth Day; Care of Creation Fair at 3:30pm. Come be a part of a fun afternoon for EveryOne. There will be kids' activities, refreshments and guest speakers Rev. Dave Ellingson, naturalist-theologian, teacher and kayaker with a comic flair. We also celebrate youth civic organizations. Stay for Family & Friends Gathering, a sustainable meal and photographer and adventurer Dan Clements.
Our Savior's Preschool Registration
School registration is just around the corner. The 2020-2021 forms are available, they are located on the table in the learning center entryway or email Debbie Cooper
SHE Gathers
We gather together for conversation and community on the 1st Sunday of the month at 10am. The next gathering is
March 1, in room 244.

S haring H ealing E ncouraging
Our Savior's Lutheran Church is glad to host:
Godly Play Spoken Here
Kids' Sunday School During the 9am Service
The Godly Play leaders will escort the children from the sanctuary before the opening hymn. We ask parents to pick up their children after worship in the Fireside Room downstairs.

Prefer to stay in the sanctuary? Grab a toolkit near the back of the sanctuary. In them, you’ll find items to help your little one take in the worship service: water motion toys, dry erase boards, finger puppets, puzzles, and activity sheets for them to draw and color, and much more! Spark Story Bibles are also conveniently located in each pew for children to be able to follow along in service. The Littlest Lutherans Lookout is upstairs if needed.

Want more information about the Godly Play Foundation? Click HERE.
Kids' Activities at 10am
Littlest Lutherans
The preschool through elementary aged children will meet downstairs in room 102 with Lindsey Snyder for activities and art.

Kid's Ring & Sing
Following the 9am service and Sunday School, parents are invited to bring 3rd-5th grades to Ring & Sing in the sanctuary. Let by Lee Mathews, Roberta Foreman, and Lisa Egtvedt.
Groceries to Help the Hungry
Right Here in Our Neighborhood
When you bring food and place it in the shopping cart through the month of April, it is picked up the Everett Family Support Center and Familias Unidas. The food is given to hungry people in our own neighborhood who are in need. A list of needs is in the cart, on the table in the back of the sanctuary; or you can get it by clicking HERE .  
Worship Leaders Coordinator
Sherrie Fletcher is our Coordinator for Worship Leader Volunteers. People are signing up to serve communion, read the lessons, usher and host at the Cafe.
Click HERE to email Sherrie or fill out and return the worship leader volunteer FORM.
Sherrie Sheet Form
Kids aged 0-4 years are welcome in the Nursery during both the 9am and the 11am services.

Lindsey Snyder at mrs.lindseysnyder@gmail.com is looking for volunteer helpers.
Prayer Chain

The Prayer Chain receives prayers each week. Do you have a prayer concern? Add it to your yellow form on Sunday morning and we will pass it on to the team. Would you like to join the Prayer Chain? Contact Pam Karas by clicking HERE.
Need Help with Wheelchair, Walkers and Scooters?
  • Look for the designated spaces reserved for wheelchairs and scooters on the level floor along the stained-glass walls.
  • We can bring Holy Communion to you if you'd rather not navigate the aisle.
  • We can help fold and park walkers between the pews and keep the aisles clear.

We want to make sure EveryOne can participate, feel included, see the screen, enjoy the company of family and friends in worship. The ushers can help guide you to these areas.
EveryOne is Welcome
Our Savior's is a Welcoming Community. We affirm with the apostle Paul that in Christ "there is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female" -Galatians 3:28. Christ has made us one. We are committed to extending this welcome to EveryOne without regard to gender identity, sexual orientation, race, age, socio-economic status, disability, political association, marital status, education or ethnic origin. God's reconciling love in Christ is at work in EveryOne. 
More Adult Learning
In addition to Adult Learning on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings,
we are happy to have the following groups:
Women's Circle, Men in Mission, SHE Gathers
Leah Circle
The Leah Circle meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 1pm, usually at Our Savior's in the Fireside Room. Our Bible Study comes out of "Gather" magazine, the ELCA women's ministry magazine. Each month we read the section in the magazine and the Bible references and discuss various questions. We'll have a copy of the magazine for you when you attend. No homework required, come and share your thoughts. We welcome newcomers and guests! For more information, contact Carolyn Otterness at 425.308.4552 or click HERE to contact her by email.

SHE Gathers
What is SHE about? She is S haring, H ealing, E ncouraging.
Why does SHE Gather? She Gathers for many reasons, including: prayer, conversation, creating, nurture, exploring, support. All women are welcome, participants meet on the third Sunday of the month at 10am in room 244. Leaders are Kate Forrester , Arlene Anderson , and Carol Good . Click on their names to email them with questions.

Questions? Contact the Church Office for more information.
Men in Mission
The Men in Mission Bible study group joined Our Savior's Grounds Committee in leaf raking and filling a huge dumpster bound for Cedar Grove Composting.

The Men in Mission meet on the first and third Saturdays of the month at 8am. For more information contact Ray Bowman at 425.478.2330 or click Here to contact him by email.
Money Matter$
Donating to Our Savior's

Thank you for your gifts in support of our church, including the many different ministries that the congregation helps like the Youth Trips, Family Events, Everett Rides, Food Baskets and Socktoberfest. We could not accomplish what we are able to without each and every one of you.If you have questions about signing up for online giving, contact Sheila Bartlett.

Did you know that over 100 households have signed up for automatic online giving through Give+ (formerly Simply Giving)? Throughout the year, your regular offering supports and sustains ministry ... even when you're away!

Click  HERE to sign-up or contact our Financial Secretary  Sheila Bartlett with questions about your giving or to sign up automatic online giving..

If you direct your giving through a financial institution, be sure to let them know that our address is: 215 Mukilteo Blvd. Everett WA 98203-2057.

Be sure to update your information if your credit card has expired.

Help us save on the cost of mailing offering envelopes

Do you need to receive envelopes by mail?
No worries! We are happy to send them to you.

Do you give through electronic giving or online banking?
Do you find yourself recycling the envelopes you receive by mail?
Let the church office know by clicking HERE. Office Manager Beth Hansen can remove your address from the mailing list so you won't receive unwanted mail.
ELCA and NW WA Synod News
The Spirit by Bishop Shelley Bryan Wee

Click Here to read the February issue of The Spirit
Did You Know?
Lutheran Disaster Response sends 100% of your donation to direct aid

This is possible because the administration costs are part of the infrastructure of our ELCA churchwide expression which is sustained by the mission support dollars from our ELCA congregations. To give or learn more, click HERE .

"Do not fear, for I am with you, do not be afraid, for I am your God."
-- Isaiah 41:10

Note These Upcoming Dates
  • EveryOne Worship 2/23 at 10am
  • Pancake breakfast for EveryOne on Sunday 2/23 at 11am.
  • Fat Tuesday pancake breakfast on 2/25 at 8:15am and 11:15am
  • Ash Wednesday family chapel on 2/26 at 8:45am and 12:30pm
  • Ash Wednesday on 2/26: soup supper at 6pm and Worship at 6:30pm

... and much more!

Donations and Support
Church Office
(425) 252 0413 

Office Hours:
8:30am to 4:30pm, MON--THUR
8:30am to 12:30pm FRI
Schedule on Sunday Mornings

9am Worship with Holy Communion
9am Kids' Sunday School, Godly Play
10am Coffee Fellowship
10am Kids' Activities
10am Adult Learning
11am Worship
12pm Coffee Fellowship
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