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OUR SAVIOUR'S LUTHERAN CHURCH, 
THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO, CANADA
Welcome!
We invite you to be part of our community of grace and faith, active in Thunder Bay for the past 113 years. We seek to continue to be a place where people can grow in their understanding of God's forgiving love revealed through Jesus. Gathered in to worship, God's Spirit calls us out to share in word and action what it means to be people of God.

OUR VISION:

"Come share the gifts of God -

serve the world"






We having a Picnic!
Our annual congregational picnic at the Hynna camp, One Island Lake, is happening on Sunday, August 11, in the afternoon. Maps and details at the church. See you there -- bring lawn chairs and something to share for the meal. Swimming and sauna available. Thanks to the Hynna family for hosting!

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Thank you Diane!
After 30 years of working as the secretary of Our Saviour's (and Immanuel), Diane Spakowski has given Council retired June 30. Thank you for your years among us, Diane!
Thank you all who helped with the special Retirement Party for Diane on Sunday July 21, during the Fellowship Hour.


17th ELCIC National Convention:
Our Triennial Convention took place July 11-13, in Regina. One of our members, Linda Sander was a lay delegate. She was also elected to the National Church Council!  Bishop Susan Johnson was elected to her 4th term as National Bishop. Highlights of the convention are available at http://www.elcic.ca .

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'Eternity for Today':
The July - September issue of our national church's daily devotions booklet is available in the front hall of the church. Crystal Sissons, a former member now living in the Ottawa region, is one of the writers, July 22-28.
You can also get this daily devotional series on your smartphone!  Download the app from iTunes or from your app provider (search ELCIC or Eternity for Today). The price for the app is $2 for a month, or $8.95 for a year. The initial trial period is free.



Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
is located 
at the corner 
of River and Farrand Streets, 
Thunder Bay, Ontario


 
Our congregation is located on 
the traditional territory  of the Ojibway of the
Fort William
First Nation, 
a signatory to the Robinson-Superior Treaty.

Healing Circle:
Led by Arlene Lehto, this indigenous practice offers renewal for those participating. They will be resuming in the fall: dates will be posted.

Reserve 107. This powerful film centres on the true story of what happens when a group of Mennonites and Lutherans in the town of Laird SK discover that the land on which they live is in fact the former reserve of the Young Chippewayan First Nation.  Through storytelling, we hear about an unique movement in history, where relationships are formed.