Summer Basketball Camp: July 22-25, 6pm-8pm 
The cost is $60 and includes a camp t-shirt and beverages. All boys and girls entering 2nd-8th grade in the fall of 2024 are eligible to attend. Click here for the registration form. Questions: call Bill Burmeister at 517-898-3446.
Blood Drive – Sign up Today! 
On Thursday, July 25th, 11:30am-5:30pm at Our Savior, we’ll roll up our sleeves and help save lives with the American Red Cross.  Each pint of blood we collect can help save up to three lives and will touch the lives of so many more.  What a great way to make an impact in our community. Sign up to donate or volunteer today in the church lobby or online!  For questions or more information, please contact Faith Allen at
Backpack Supply Drive
Help us give back to the local community by donation school supplies for children in our area. How can you help: with donation of new school supplies or a monetary donation, items will be given away by our food bank. For approximately $25, we can provide all the school supplies for a student in need. We have created an amazon wish list; the supplies directly ship here for your convenience. Monetary donations and supplies will be collected through August 1st. Items can be dropped off in the church lobby or given to the Receptionist, Kendra Waldie. Monetary donations can be mailed in or placed in the drop box outside the church and school office.
OSL Clean Up Day 
On Saturday, August 17th, Our Savior is hosting an OSL Clean Up Day from 8:30am to 12pm. This is a wonderful way to meet fellow Our Savior community members while helping get the building prepared for the start of school. We have a list of tasks to spruce up the hallways and gathering spaces as well as beautify the grounds outside of the building. Click here to sign up! If you are unable to help on August 17th, consider signing up for a task that may be completed on your time schedule and in advance of the clean-up event. Questions, email Penny Tovar, School Secretary,
Worship Team Auditions 
Auditions for our worship team will be held on Sunday, August 25 starting at 11 a.m.  We are looking for skilled musicians with a servant heart who play drums, bass, guitar, keyboard or sing.  Please e-mail John Horak at or talk to John to schedule an audition time or if you have any questions.
OSL Women of Worth Summer Fun Night 
Ladies – join us on Wednesday, August 28 for a night of fun!  We will meet at 5:30pm at Fitzgerald Park in Grand Ledge. Hike the Ledges Trail in Grand Ledge. This is a 2.4 mile hike (approximately 50-55 minutes). Following the hike, meet at BrickHaven Brewing Company for dinner and drinks (6:30pm) – 200 E. Jefferson St, Grand Ledge. Scripture talk facilitated by Kristin Wangelin during dinner.  Prefer not to hike but still want to join in on the fun? Feel free to come to just the dinner! for more information contact Tina Ferris –
Oktoberfest – September 14 – Mark your calendars!
This year we are incredibly excited to host OSL Oktoberfest on Saturday, September 14, from 3pm-7pm. Join us for some great food, fun, and fellowship under the big tent. There is something for people of all ages – kids and family activities and games, bounce house, face painting, awesome German food, giant pretzels, hot dogs, desserts, beverages for adults and kids, great music, and all the fun of Oktoberfest! To purchase tickets, click here or stop by the front office. Do you want to be a part of the planning and set up? Would you or someone you know like to become a sponsor? For more information about this exciting event, go to:
Youth Haven Ranch Work Day 
Plan to join us on Saturday, October 5 for the Youth Haven Ranch Work Day. All (men and women) high school age and up are welcome to attend. We will be spending the day working on projects to help update the ranch facility. In addition, there will be great food, fellowship and growth in God’s Word. More information will be forthcoming on the schedule, kinds of projects and what you should bring. Youth Haven Ranch is located at 3796 Perrine Road in Rives Junction, MI  49277. Check out their website at for more information on what Youth Haven Ranch does for kids. If you have any questions or would like to sign up to work that day, please email ( or talk to John Horak.

OSL Sightseers tour: Charleston, SC & Myrtle Beach – Sign up today!
Join us for this fantastic 9-day charter bus trip as we tour Charleston, known as the Holy City and Myrtle Beach, September 23rd – October 1st. We will also be visiting numerous historical sights, enjoying some low-country cuisine, evening shows, museums, and more!  For more information click here, check out the display and sign up table in the church lobby or contact Dave Wright

Lutheran Adult Gathering 2024 
You are invited to the Lutheran Adult Gathering at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, October 11-13, with the theme “In His Presence: New Beginnings.” It is an incredible weekend of faith and fellowship with Lutheran adults in the unique and unforgettable setting of the Grand Hotel. Register at the Michigan District website. Ask planning committee members Pastor Wangelin & Kristin or Dennis & Kristi Sohn about details.