Ash Wednesday is February 10



    OSL News

    Join us for our Lenten Worship, Wednesdays at 7:00 PM. This week the Youth/Higher Things will serve spiral sliced ham, with rolls, green beans, Mac and cheese, fruit, veggies, baked beans, potato salad, etc. with desserts and a separate gluten free table, in the Bible Class Room, from 5:45 - 6:30 PM.

    OSL Mother-Daughter Banquet 2016 - The Ladies of the OSL Altar Guild are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their annual Mother-Daughter Banquet on Saturday, March 5, at 6:00 p.m.

    Young at Heart will meet on Friday, February 19, at 12 Noon, in Pastor White’s Bible Class Room.

    Support “Spud Eifert’s” Campaign To Washington, DC – Please join the 8th Grade class for a “Free Will Offering” on February 28.

    HLFL NEEDS YOUR HELP FOR 40 DAYS FOR LIFE! – Houston Lutherans For Life is proud to support The Houston Coalition for Life during this Spring International 40 Days for Life campaign - to be held at Planned Parenthood of Houston & Southeast Texas’ abortion mega-facility at 4600 Gulf Frwy. HLFL has agreed to staff the vigil between 6:30 AM and 6:30 PM on Monday, February 29, 2016.



    February 12, 2016

    Daily Lectionary Psalmody: Psalm 9:1-8 Old Testament: Genesis 2:4-25 New Testament: Mark 1:29-45   In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Much of the Christian world today likes to focus on what we do as Christians. This comes quite naturally to us. While we rightly love the Gospel because it is what gives us forgiveness of sins, life, and salvation, we love the Law even more because it's easier to understand. It's the way the world works. I do something, therefore this happens as a result. As much as we don't like being told what to do, we love to be told what to do because then we know what we're supposed to be doing! Our flesh also loves the Law so much because it allows us to point to what ... continue reading