Bible Studies
Are you looking for a way to learn more about the Bible, God’s grace for us or what Our Savior is all about, all while spending time with new and old friends?   We offer several different opportunities to gather and study God’s word.
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Sunday Education Hour
9:30-10:30am
 
When Helping Hurts
January 6 – February 24
Adults & Teens
Led by Mark & Kate List in the Music Room.

God’s desire is that His people would always assist the poor, and yet sometimes we try to help in ways that may actually be detrimental. This video and book series provides insightful training to anyone who wants to make an impact in people’s lives.

Christ Connections
January 6 – May 19
Note: No Christ Connections on Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday Kids age 3 – 5th Grade
Led by Christ Connections Leaders.

Lessons, activities, and songs help kids connect Bible topics to their lives as they grow more connected to Christ.

Public School Instruction Confirmation
January 6 – April 28
Confirmation Sunday: May 5, 10:45 service 7 & 8 Graders (public school students)

Led by Vicar Wittig in the 8th Grade Classroom.This year’s focus is Biblical Content, starting with the amazing accounts in the Old Testament of God’s power, grace, and desire to save all nations. Parents join in January.

Milestone Ministry: Keys to the Future
January 20
New Drivers & Parents
Led by Family Life Minister Dave Wright

Getting a driver license brings freedom and responsibility to teens, and anxiety to parents! Yet God’s Word shapes and forms families in faith as they tackle teen driving. This is for 15 & 16 year olds and their parents to grow in faith together.

Christian Marriage Class
February 3 – 24
Married or Engaged Couples
Led by Family Life Minister Dave Wright

God’s Word has a lot to say about marriage, because He designed it! If you have been married 5 months or 50 years, or are preparing for marriage, this class will provide insights on how to build a marriage firmly on Christ.

Milestone Ministry
3rd Grade Money Management
February 10
3rd Graders & Parents
Led by Thrivent Financial Reps Kris Callen and Brice Blossom.

At this age, kids are starting to grasp concepts of saving, spending, and giving. We want to start early on teaching kids (and parents!) about how to be faithful stewards of God’s gifts.

Milestone Ministry: First Communion
March 3 – 17
7th & 8th Graders & Parents
Led by Pastor Wangelin in the Commons

This class is for confirmation students in 7th & 8th grade and their parents to prepare them for their first Holy Communion, which will be celebrated at 10:45 service, March 17.

Heaven
March 24 – May 12
Adults & Teens
Led by Pastor Wangelin in the Music Room

What is life like after death? What does the Bible actually say about heaven, and is it really something we can look forward to? These any many other questions will be explored as we look at the Bible’s teaching on end of life and eternal life in Christ.

Milestone Ministry: Parent Blessing Letter
March 24
Parents of 8th Grader or High School Senior
Led by Family Life Minister Dave Wright

As students (and parents) prepare for a graduation transition, this class will guide parents through a letter writing process that imparts love, guidance, and encouragement to their kids for the future.

Weekday Adult Bible Studies
 
Men of Courage Bible Study and Breakfast
First and third Friday of each month, 6:30am
Spud’s Family Restaurant in Lansing (September-May). 

Men are welcome to come and enjoy some scripture, discussion, and breakfast together. 

Growing and Loving Servants (GALS) Bible Study
1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 6:30pm
Fellowship Room

Join us for an opportunity to connect with other women, study God’s Word, and encourage each other in love as we “do life” together while growing in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ.  

Senior Bible Study
Wednesdays at 10:30am
Fellowship Room
The “Senior Gals and Guys” invite you to join us for fellowship and Bible study with Pastor Wangelin and Vicar Wittig.
 
Tapestry
Fridays at 10am
Fellowship Room

Women’s Bible study providing spiritual growth and fellowship.  Join other women to study God’s Word, encourage one another and spur one another on to love and good works.

Discover Our Savior Class
Wednesdays at 6:30pm beginning January 9th
Fellowship Room
The Discover Our Savior Class is for anyone interested in membership at Our Savior or who simply wants to know more about what our church believes and teaches. This 9 week class is taught by Pastor Wangelin and covers the basics of the Christian faith, what it means to be a Lutheran Christian, and what life is like here at Our Savior.
 
 
Special Events
 
Congregation Meetings: January 27 & May 19
(School Commons)

All adult members of Our Savior are invited to hear ministry reports and how God is working through our ministries as we learn, live and share Christ. Staff will share updates on staffing, programing, and capital campaign. (May meeting adopts the budget)  

Palm Sunday Parade: April 14
(Gym and Outdoors)

Young and Old will gather to learn about Palm Sunday and then join in the action by parading with palms around the church property as the crowd cheers Hosannas to the Son of David! We hope to have a live donkey participate with us!  

Estate Planning Matters: May 5
Led by Bill Burmeister in the Music Room

As Christians, we are called to be stewards of all that the Lord gives to us. Knowing how to bless our families and God’s Kingdom at the end of life strengthens our purpose for living today. CEF Gift Planner Bill Burmeister will share how Christians can approach this important topic.  

No Sunday Education Hour on Easter Sunday.

Last Sunday of Christ Connections is May 19.