Mission Statement: The Lutheran Church of Our Saviour desires to be a community of Christians whose faith is active in love.

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Speaking Rightly

July 5, 2020Job 41: 1-8; 42:1-17 Our time with Job comes to a conclusion this morning. Click here to view service We’ve journeyed with Job through his losses, through his health issues, through his friends’ attempts to console and help Job understand … rather poorly, I might add. We have seen Job’s relationship with God change. Job’s relationship becomes more direct ……

When God Shows Up

June 28, 2020Job 31:35-37; 38: 1-11 (25-27) Our journey with Job continues… Click here to watch service So far, after God has turned his life over to satan, Job has lost his children and possessions … he fights with his wife over his faith in God’s sense of justice … he’s received some pretty bad advice from three friends and … last…

Shaped By Life (Father’s Day)

June 21, 2020 Father’s Day Click here to see service Job 14: 7-15; 19: 23-27 Earlier this week, one of our church families stopped by to do a little landscaping. For the better part of a morning, the father and his daughter trimmed the hemlock bushes around the sanctuary portion of the building. He scaled a ladder with a hedge trimmer and…

A Truthful Conversation

June 14, 2020Job 3:1-10; 4:1-9; 7:11-21 There was a march in Owen Sound last week. Roughly a 1,000 people gathered at the Farmer’s Market on what one speaker called “the hottest day of the summer” to walk a couple of kilometres to the Black History Cairn in Harrison Park. The anti-racism march was sparked by the death of George Floyd under the…

Now What?

June 7, 2020Job 1: 1-22Trinity Sunday We are going to journey with Job for the next few weeks. Job’s is a story of suffering that we know well … at least by reputation. It’s a book about how suffering can alter relationships … especially the relationship with God. Click here for service Today’s passage sets the stage … the context … of…

Share Your Gifts

May 31, 2020Pentecost1 Corinthinans 12: 1-13 Part of today’s passage is a Pentecost standard. We know the story of the tongues of fire … the flames of the Spirit that rest on each of the people gathered around the table and … suddenly … each of them develops linguistic skills and is able to comprehend what the other people are saying. In…

Cradling Hope

1 Corinthians 15:1-26, 51-57 May 24, 2020 A couple of weeks ago, someone I knew back in my undergraduate days died as a result of Covid-19. He survived the initial battle with the virus and had been transferred into a rehab unit to complete his recovery. Things were looking positive … friends and family breathed a slight sigh of relief. Then, a day…

Live the Gospel

May 10, 2020Acts 18:1-4; 1 Corinthians 1:10-18 Corinth has been called the Las Vegas of the ancient world. Click to view YouTube service The city was an economic powerhouse of the day … supported by the mining and pottery industries. It was an historic ship-building port with two harbours – one on the Adriatic coast and the other on the Aegean coast…

Turn the World Upside Down

May 3, 2020 Acts 17: 1-9; 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Change doesn’t come easy for some. People get set in their ways … they become accepting of the status quo … they find comfort in the belief that their experiences and methods lead to the best ways … sometimes the only way … of doing things or of moving through life. Some people…