Rev. Lane Reuter, Senior Pastor of Our Savior Lutheran in Nashville, is standing at a replica of the Castle Church door in Wittenberg, Germany where Luther posted his 95 theses for academic debate. The door was made by several men in the congregation on the occasion of the Reformation’s 500th anniversary. The celebration also coincided […]
The Mid-South District is pleased to announce Mr. Don Israel as the 2017 Ralph Weiser Excellence in Ministry Award recipient. The award was given to Mr. Israel in a surprise presentation on Sunday, October 29 at his home congregation, Our Savior Lutheran Church in Nashville, Tennessee. Introduced in 2016, the Ralph Weiser Excellence in Ministry […]
On Friday and Saturday, October 6 and 7, fifty neighbors from across Sharps Chapel, TN worked together on a Second Harvest Food Distribution held in the Sharps Chapel Elementary School. Over 13,000 pounds of food with a retail value of almost $23,000 were distributed to 135 families in need. The food was donated by the […]
John Overton High School is a large metropolitan school located in south Nashville on Franklin Road, which is also near the location of Our Savior Lutheran Church. For the last four years, Our Savior has reached out to Overton High School by providing meals and building supportive relationships with the 90 members and coaches of […]
This fall, Our Savior Lutheran Academy in Nashville, Tennessee hosted a Diaper Drive through the organization, the Nashville Diaper Connection. Our Academy families, church members, and community collected diapers to give to families in need throughout Middle Tennessee. One in three families cannot afford to buy diapers for their children. These diapers will be a […]
The installation service for Rev. Timothy J. Henning (Trinity Lutheran Church, Mena, AR) took place on Sunday, October 8th, 2017. Presiding Minister was Rev. Darrell Kobs and Rev. Jason Zirbel gave the sermon. There were 60 in attendance. Pastor Henning graduated from Concordia College at Seward, NE and from Concordia Theological Seminary at Fort Wayne, […]
The Installation of Rev. Alebachew Teshome as Associate Pastor at Faith Lutheran Church, Thompson’s Station, Tennessee on Sunday, October 15, 2017.
Rev. JD Zischke presenting his plans for a church plant in Northwest Arkansas. There were 40 people from seven different Fayetteville circuit congregations. Rev. Zischke began his work in July 2017.
On August 27, 2017, Jenny Whitely was installed as Worship Leader and Missional Minister at Faith Lutheran Church in Collierville, TN. Jenny comes to Faith from St. Stephens Lutheran Church in North Carolina where she served as a Music Director. She has a BS Degree in Elementary Education, a Lutheran Teacher Diploma and an Associate […]
Sunday, Sept. 17 new members were received and welcomed with a new member potluck. What is notable is counting the children. These three families include 8 children. Grace has welcomed more than 30 infants, toddlers, youth, and adults into the Kingdom by Holy Baptism so far this year. Pastors are the Rev. Larry A. Peters […]