our stories

See how God is working in and through the Our Saviour's community.

Moving through Lent to the joy of easter

Read Pastor John's message here

An External Focus—Who do people say that we are?

Read Council Chairman Steve Spayer's article here.

ray graham association program teaches life skills

Click here to learn how a partnership between Ray Graham and Our Saviour's helps young adults with disabilities gain vital life skills.

heaven's best gives rise to heaven's best...

Click to read Linnea Banialis' article about caring for Harlan Bobb in his final days.

Feed My Starving Children makes impact in the dominican republic

Click here to read Laurie May's article about a trip she and other members of Our Saviour's took to the Dominican Republic to deliver Manna Packs to those in need.

dr. seuss day at holy family

Members of Our Saviour's had a blast reading Dr. Seuss books with students from Holy Family School in Chicago.  Learn more.

helping those in need at our nation's southern border

Click here to learn how Our Saviour's and other churches have made a positive impact by collecting clothing, toiletries, tents and other necessities for those seeking asylum at our southern border.

“Come on and listen to . . . the lullaby of Broadway!” 

“SHOWTIME!” – the 31st Annual Youth Auction – raises funds for Our Saviour’s youth programs.  See details.

jerky for jesus

Garry Tupek has turned his hobby of making jerky into a way to support people living 8,700 miles away. Read more.

children share story of jesus' miracle through music

Children told the story of the miracle of the five loaves and two fish during the Children’s Spring Musical, which recently took place at the Our Saviour’s campus. Learn more here.

Senior lunches serve up food, fun and smiles

Every now and then, Jill Ryan sits down to look at the pictures she’s taken of members who have attended Senior Lunches at Our Saviour’s over the years.

“I keep them in a special folder, and when I look at them, I see the people I love and the ones I miss. My life has been much fuller because of them,” she said. Read more about Our Saviour's Senior Lunches here.

Retreat allows women to gather, reflect, and study the word of God.

Read more about Our Saviour's Women's Retreat here.

turning plastic bags into hope, comfort and a good night's rest

Bags will be crocheted into sleeping mats for those experiencing homelessness. Click to learn more.

youth ministry fundraiser a success

It was a great night at the Mongolian BBQ! Read more here.

Thank you, Lynn, for your service!

Many blessings, many memories, many thanks. Click for details.

Supporting our mission partners from slovakia

Our annual Slovakia Ministry Dinner was a great success - thank you all for attending! Read more about the special evening here.