Wednesdays during Lent - now through April 10th
Wednesdays in Lent we are embarking on a new family Lenten experience. This year during Lent we will be worshiping together, learning from Paul, practicing doing devotions with our families, and engaging in some fun before dinner activities! Join us every Wednesday through April 10th, as we grow in our relationships with Jesus and one another. Join us at 5:30 pm for worship and 6:00 pm for dinner!
We’re looking forward to seeing you there!
Each Wednesday, March 20th, 27th, April 3rd, and April 10th will include:
- Lenten Devotion at Noon
- Family Devotion at 5:30 pm
- Lenten Dinner at 6:00 pm
- Lenten Worship at 7:30 pm
Palm Sunday—April 14th
Worship services at 8:00 am, 9:30 am, and 11:00 am.
Maundy Thursday —April 18th
Worship service at 7:30 pm.
Good Friday Services—April 19th
Stations of the Cross—Noon
Service of Darkness—7:30 pm
Easter Sunday—April 21st
Worship Services at 6:30 am, 8:00 am, 9:30 am, and 11:00 am
Registration is Open
Calling All School-Age Parents!
Do you have a child who is currently in Kindergarten through 5th grade? If you are looking for a fun and safe environment for your child this summer, join us here for Camp Glow (God Loves Our World). We offer extended care Monday through Friday with part-time options. Campers will enjoy weekly themes that will entertain and challenge, weekly field trips, weekly pool trips, chapel, and so much more.
If you have any questions about Camp GLOW summer camp, please contact Leeann Dekock.
March 18th to March 22nd
Our Savior’s Way joins Open Arms in celebrating our “Real. Present. God.” During the week, the Open Arms children will participate in daily chapel services, devotions, and activities, including fun spirit days:
- Monday - Favorite Color Day
- Tuesday - Wacky hair or Hat Day
- Wednesday - Disney and Superhero Day
- Thursday - Mismatch Day
- Friday - Class T-shirt Day
We end the week with Open Arms children singing at the 11:00 am Sunday Worship service on March 24th. We hope you will join us to see what they have learned!
Over 2,000 Lutheran schools will give thanks and praise to our God as we offer our community excellence in Christian care and education. We are proud that our center is a nationally accredited Lutheran school.
Barbara Yarbrough, (703)858-9254
To close out Lutheran School's Week, all Open Arms Children are invited to sing at the 11 am worship service on Sunday, March 24th. Children should wear their class Christian T-shirt.
Order by March 28th - Delivery Dates - April 6th and 7th
You can support Scout Troop 2970, chartered to Our Savior's Way, as you get your yard ready for spring with our annual mulch sale. We will deliver and stack neatly on your driveway. Not only do you save the heavy, messy work of hauling mulch bags in your car, but at the same time, you will help Troop 2970 Scouts raise funds to participate in activities this coming summer.
Order online by March 28th for delivery on April 6th and 7th. Grab a flyer in the lobby for pricing and ordering information or go to www.troop2970.com and click on the mulch sales link at the top to order. While on the website, check out some of the great adventures and character building activities you and Our Savior's Way support with your sponsorship. Thank you!
Barbara Yarbrough, (703)858-9254
Saturday, April 6th, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
We will also need the OSW Child/Youth Information & Permission to Treat Form filled out for your family. Save some time by printing it off ahead of time, filling it out, and bringing it with your children. Each sheet has room for 3 children. You can download the form at the link.
Middle School, High School Youth, and Parents - We need your help! Volunteer to help with our Sign Up Genius link.
If you have any questions, please contact Raymond Dubert.
Raymond Dubert, (703)858-9254
Deadline is April 4th
We want to make sure all our college students continue to feel cared for by their home congregation here at Our Savior’s Way. One way we do this is by sending out care packages each semester. Please email Emily Sonstroem the following information for the college students in your life:
school mailing address
We are also looking for donations to fill the care packages. Follow the link to sign up to donate items. You can place your items in the box outside of Emily, Ray, and Barb's office by April 4th.
Emily Sonstroem, (703)858-9254
April 26th to 28th
Mar-Lu-Ridge Retreat Center
Date: April 26th to 28th
Location: Mar-Lu-Ridge Retreat Center, near Point of Rocks, MD
Who: Men 18 years or older
Purpose: Offer men time away from their daily schedules, to relax, have fun, build relationships, and experience Jesus together.
More information and registration are available here.
Sunday, May 5th, from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
First Connect is a fellowship lunch which is held once a quarter for those new to our church. If you are new to OSWLC and desire to learn more about our congregation, our ministry, meet the members of our staff, and share time in fellowship, we hope you will come to this event that has been planned for you. The lunch is held from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm in the fellowship hall. Childcare is available if you need it.
Please contact Pastor Peterson to register and, if you need childcare, please share the names and ages of your children so we can be prepared for them.