Almost 50 Have Signed up so far for Brats and Dogs Drive Through
10am - 12 noon Reformation Sunday.
How about you?
Please email the office or call 425.252.0413

Come and celebrate young people being confirmed, enjoy live music on OSLC 87.9 FM, drop off canned food for neighbors in need, sign up to sponsor a Holiday Food Basket and get your brats and dogs. There’s even a report that Katie and Martin Luther will be there!
See Confirmands' Affirmation of Baptism in Worship Oct. 25
We give thanks for Nate, Jacob, Ellie, Megan and Koen as they celebrate God's promises in Baptism. See their leadership, hear their stories and join in worship.


Family & Friends Gathering
Lions! Fires! Vegetables?
Oh no! But don’t worry…
“Daniel Trusts God”

Oct. 16 - Family & Friends Gathering tells the story of Daniel, from fiery furnace to lion’s den. With an all-star cast and crew of kids (and dogs). Watch for it by email, FB and YouTube.
FFG Calendar 2020-21

Nov. 15: Thanks + Giving
Dec. 20: Jesus is born! Living Nativity, Christmas candle and glo-light worship.
Jan. 17: New start. Create in me a clean heart.
Feb. 21: Love Monster and the Last Chocolate
March 21: Easter Story
April 18: Earth Day
May 16: A Place for EveryOne.
June 13: God’s Rag-Tag Army
Tailgate for Family & Friends
Nov. 8 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Loaded baked potatoes, salad & dessert, Kids FFG McMeals with a surprise inside, live music and more!
Drive-thru takeout or stay for tailgate fun. RSVP Pr. Deb Squires.

Donations support Family & Friends Gathering ministry.
Thank You Note...
"We want to thank all of you for finding a way to celebrate Weldon's 90th birthday. It was fun and Weldon felt the "love." Our family put together a book where everyone got to put a few words in with pictures. It was a good day!" ~Lorain and Weldon Sorgen
Holiday Food Baskets Are Different This Year
Support a family for Thanksgiving and/or Christmas. The food bank will distribute to local families in need. The need this year is greater than ever.

Please sign-up to sponsor a family HERE. Get your Thanksgiving food basket list HERE and Christmas food basket list HERE
Volunteer "Pitchforkers"
Lloyd Townsend and volunteer "pitchfork and wheelbarrow" crew honed their skills once again as they loaded semi-truck dumpster full of the church grounds’ yard scraps bound for the compost facility.
Join the crew. Email Jim Hunt
Families Feeding Families and Hot Meal Coalition, Serving Locals in Need
Thank you to the volunteers, Susan and Grace who served 85 brown bag lunches to folks in need. The Hot Meals program served 95 people, thank you Sherrie Fletcher, Gary Fletcher, Deb and Dan Squires, Leasha Brown, Nancy Bodkin. Awesome work!
It's Here...The New Cross
Thank you to the crew who installed the new cross for all to enjoy. Jim Adams, Doug Cooper, Claire Egtvedt, Jim Hunt, Lee Mathews and Lloyd Townsend. Come and enjoy the space near the offices and play area.
Harvest Bash Treats Needed
Drop off candy by Tuesday, Oct. 20. We can even pick them up from you car.

Contact Debbie Cooper

Trunk or Treat Harvest Bash Drive Through
  • 6pm - 7:30pm Friday, October 23, Our Savior's Lutheran Church parking lot.
Last of the Old Bulbs
Jim Adams and a crew hard at work replacing bulbs. Looking forward to the contractors coming soon!
Contractors Begin Work in Late October
The Sanctuary will be inaccessible for several weeks! We may need some sturdy bodies to help move pews. Contact Jim Hunt.

Get a pledge card mailed to you, let Beth Hansen in the office know.

Questions? Contact campaign co-chairs Gary Fletcher or Susan Zakos. Thank you! Thank you!
Deb Squires to be Ordained Dec. 6
10am live stream worship followed by 11am drive through reception.
Godly Play & Online Children's Ministry
Email Taryn Hauglie if you would like to be on the distribution list and Lindsey Snyder with any questions or needs!
Children, Youth and Family
Contact Taryn Hauglie, Director of Children, Youth, and Family ministries
www.oslc-everett.com for more about ways kids can connect.
Open Door Ministries 2020 Fall Gala
November 4th through November 7th.Open Door Ministries 2020 Virtual Fall Gala For more details about the auction please contact Jill Bossen 425-218-6696
What About Finances?
People are generous. Your contributions sustain our work together. As of this writing, we are current on all our expenses. We are up to date on payroll. The bills are paid.
People have been wonderful in regular offerings, in special food drive support and in the capital campaign for lighting—Thanks!
As of the end of August. 

Tithes and Offerings
Actual: $349,897
Budget: $353,600
The World and the Congregation
Needs Your Peace 
We have been delighted to see the selfie video expressions of peace from the members and friends of Our Savior’s. There have been grandmothers, toddlers, teenagers and pets! Grab your phone, set it to video, hold it in landscape orientation, smile and say “God’s Peace to You!”

We’re collecting these for worship because they bless all those who share online. Your face, your greeting and your willingness to share is a powerful gift and helps in these crazy days of COVID 19. 
Lutheran Disaster Response
Lutheran Disaster Response brings God’s hope, healing and renewal to people whose lives have been disrupted by disasters in the United States and around the world. When the dust settles and the headlines change, we stay to provide ongoing assistance to those in need. Learn more
 
How Can We get All our Members and Friends Online?
Our Savior's has an eager crew ready to help you with getting your computer or device ready for online worship and live holy communion. Email or call the office 425.252.0413
A Note of Thanks
We are blessed to have many very talented musicians in the ranks. Log on to worship week.

Do you have music to share? Contact Lee Mathews
Help People Stay Connected.
The “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order has made it even more important for us to stay in touch! Can you help? Volunteers have been making calls to friends and members of the congregation.
Human contact makes a big difference as people are coping with the emotional consequences of isolation. Your voice can lift spirits. Click HERE to volunteer.
Groups and Committees
Meet Online

Contact your leader or the office to find out how to participate, Men in Mission, SHE Gathers, Leah Circle, Choir, Committees, Youth Group, Mocha Monday, Congregation Forum.
More Members and Friends are Using Text-to-Give
  833-948-2227

After an easy, one-time sign-up, you can make contributions from your phone. Make a regular offering or designate for a particular program

The covid 19 crisis makes your offerings even more important to us. Please share a contribution to regular offering by clicking on the red banner below.
There's a way to make a one-time gift or set up an automatic donation to sustain ministry. Please contact our Financial SecretarSheila Bartlett with questions about your giving.

Mail a gift to 215 W. Mukilteo Blvd, Everett, WA 98203.
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