Joan Friel

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In Home Worship – Sunday, November 22, 2020 – Christ the King Sunday

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, With Corona-19 infections on the rise, it looks like our need to “Stay Home—Stay Safe” will continue deep into 2021. So we are going to have to continue to worship in some sort of “virtual” way. The church calendar tells us that we are close to the end of …

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In Home Worship – Sunday, November 8, 2020 – Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, A lot has happened in our lives since last Sunday. The all-important elections for national and state office have been held. On our church calendar, we move from remembering the Saints of our lives, toward Thanksgiving and the beginning of a new year with Advent. This particular Sunday, we …

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The Focus Newsletter – November 2020

The November 2020 edition of The Focus Newsletter is now available online. To go to the newsletter now, click on this link: The Focus – November 2020. For archived issues of The Focus, see the For archived issues of The Focus, see the menu under the “About” tab. Share this:TwitterEmailFacebook

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In Home Worship – Sunday, November 1, 2020 – All Saints Sunday

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, All Saints Day, November 1st, holds a special place in the hearts of all Christians. On this day we hold up in our memory and prayers all the saints of the church, those who have been honored by the Church for lives of sacrifice and service, those in died …

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In Home Worship – Sunday, October 25, 2020 – Reformation Sunday

Blessings, Friends and Family of Our Savior, This week we are participating in a special Reformation Sunday joint service of the East King County Cluster of the NW Washington Synod. Representatives from the eight ELCA congregations in Bellevue, Issaquah, Sammamish, and North Bend have come together again to produce a single worship video for all …

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A Message from the OSLC Community Outreach Committee

The Community Outreach Committee of OSLC is working with the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank to provide food and warm clothing to people in need in our community. Over 500 families in our area, a significant increase due to the Covid19 pandemic, are currently receiving food on a regular basis from the Food Bank. The …

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In Home Worship – Sunday, October 18, 2020 – Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, Please use this link to view this Sunday’s worship video October 18th—Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost. As we look forward to the time when we can get back together in person, we have learned to keep connected through these videos and other electronic means. I encourage you to follow along …

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In Home Worship – Sunday, October 11, 2020 – Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, As we face new challenges around the COVID-19 pandemic, our busy autumn schedules are well underway. Fortunately we have learned new things about how to stay connected. Here is your link to this Sunday’s worship video October 11th—Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Please avail yourself of the following service bulletin …

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In Home Worship – Sunday, October 4, 2020 – Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Dear Our Savior Family and Friends, As we face new challenges around the COVID-19 pandemic, our busy autumn schedules are well underway. Fortunately we have learned new things about how to stay connected through technology. We are pleased that this Sunday our worship video features The Rev. Bishop Shelley Bryon Wee, preaching, bishop of the …

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The Focus Newsletter – October 2020

The October 2020 edition of The Focus Newsletter is now available online. To go to the newsletter now, click on this link: The Focus – October 2020. For archived issues of The Focus, see the For archived issues of The Focus, see the menu under the “About” tab. Share this:TwitterEmailFacebook

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