OSL News

Appreciation Luncheon for Pastor Vandercook & Family on Sunday, September 4th

As an official THANK YOU and send-off to Pastor, Laura and family we will have a Texas BBQ lunch with all the fixin’s immediately following church. Come visit with the family before Pastor’s last day on Sept 9. Bring your favorite dessert to share.Please REGISTER (RSVP) by August 31.

OSL Family Fair & Picnic RETURNS!

Sunday, September 25th at 12:00 PM, we will once again have a picnic on the pavilion. Design your own burger with all the trimmings at the burger bar. Bring a pot luck dessert to share with 300 of your closest friends!  Enjoy the live music and entertainment.  The OSL Ministry Fair is where we showcase the dozens of ministries and groups OSL has so you can get involved!  We will have many more games, prizes, and fellowship and fun!
Please RSVP yourself and your guests!


Commemoration of Monica, Mother of Augustine

Daily Lectionary Psalmody: Psalm 72:1-7 Old Testament: 1 Kings 9:1-9; 10:1-13 New Testament: 2 Corinthians 5:1-21   In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. How painful it is for believing parents to watch their children languish in unbelief! The reality is that if one remains an unbeliever that they will spend eternity in hell. Monica, the mother of Augustine, was one of those parents. She prayed for years that her son would be converted. She desperately wanted her son to be saved as she was. How joyous it must have been when she witnessed her son Augustine’s conversion to the Christian faith! Augustine, whom we commemorate tomorrow, would go on to be one of the most significant leaders of the early Chri ... continue reading