The Holy Days of Christendom no longer mark the progress of our time. Once church bells tolled the hours of the […]
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The Oregon Synod staff wishes you all a very merry and blessed Christmas. We value all we share together with […]
Fourth Sunday in Advent 2018
Now we’re getting close! We are pregnant with hope. Mary and Elizabeth are pregnant […]
The Bishop’s Letter, Annual Report Covers and more are now ready for you to download the use. Merry Christmas! Find all […]
Join the fun Sunday, January 27, 2019 from 4-6 PM at Salt and Light Lutheran Church, 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland OR. […]
Third Sunday in Advent 2018
“What shall we do?!”
This is a somewhat panicked response to John the Baptist’s warning about the […]
Second Sunday in Advent 2018
The voice of John the Baptist crying out in the wilderness “Prepare the Way of the […]
Former president George H.W. Bush passed away this last Friday, November 30. He was 94 years old. Former president […]
First Sunday in Advent 2018
Advent is a season of hope and expectation. The word “advent” means “coming” or […]