Welcome to
Our Savior Lutheran

Come join us this Sunday at 8:15 am, 10:45 am, or 1 pm for worship – no sign-up needed! Come and hear of our Savior, Christ Jesus, and a message of grace for all. Click below to worship with us online.

Meet Our Staff

Pastor Peter DeMik

Life & Family Peter T. DeMik was born in Washington D.C. and grew up in Arlington Virginia. He graduated with a B.A. in Psychology and Humanities from Valparaiso University in Northwest Indiana.  While at Valparaiso, Pastor Peter served as the Assistant to the Dean of the Chapel of the Resurrection and he also met his wife, Michelle. The two were married in 1997, and proceeded on to Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri, where Peter earned his Master of Divinity…

Pastor Josh Hileman

Josh joined the staff of Our Savior in May of 2020 after graduating with a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, MO. He is excited to serve the people at Our Savior and the surrounding community. With three Pastors at Our Savior, what are your primary areas of ministry? While I do many other things as a Pastor, my primary responsibilities at Our Savior are Discipleship and Outreach. This means I focus on encouraging and growing…

Pastor J. Orlando Flahn

Pastor Orlando Flahn is the lead pastor of New Hope Lutheran, where our mission is to promote wholistic evangelism “reaching both body and soul” among the African immigrants of Laurel and beyond, aimed at bringing them to faith in Christ Jesus. Life & Family John Orlando Flahn was born January 24, 1961 in Flahn Town, Tubmanville, Grand Bassa County, Liberia, West Africa, to John and Nyonomoni Flahn.  Orlando has six brothers and four living sisters. He grew up in Flahn…

Natasha Bowlds

Natasha Bowlds is the DCE of youth ministries and has been serving at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Laurel, Maryland since 2001. After studying bassoon performance, African music and Spanish in college, then working in the public schools and starting a family, Natasha was asked by the congregation in Laurel to consider ministry. She is mom to three, mentor to some, and wife to one Army Musician. She loves to camp, dance, read, and play volleyball badly. Her passions include…

Open Arms

Check out our child development center ministry!

Events

Sunday Worship Services

Whether it is through music, prayer, or preaching, God’s word is at the center of all of our gatherings. Our services include a time of prayer, preaching, the Lord’s Supper, and giving, about 60 minutes long. The sermons are built on God’s Word, not the pastor’s ideas, and aim at transforming our lives to be more like Jesus Christ.

Education Hour

Join us as we dive into the book of Colossians!

GriefShare

Our GriefShare group will begin meeting virtually on zoom and in-person in the prayer room at the church on Monday evenings at 7:00 pm. Our next session will begin Monday, Oct 4th. If you or anyone you know is grieving the loss of a loved one, consider taking part or inviting someone to participate in this program. For more information, please contact griefshare@oslclaurel.org. Our upcoming events are listed below, please click the “register” button below the event that you would like to attend. GriefShare…

Manna in the Morning

Manna begins again this Fall! The Gospel of Matthew – begins September 15 Every Tuesday morning at 9:30 am a group meets at Our Savior Lutheran Church to dive into the word together. This Bible study will be held in person in the fellowship hall. Bring your Bibles!

“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

Romans 6:23

Latest Sermons

Dec 5, 2021, Matriarchs: Rahab

Joshua 6:17-25 17 And the city and all that is within it shall be devoted to the Lord for destruction.[a] Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall live, because she hid the messengers whom we sent. 18 But you, keep yourselves from the things devoted to destruction, lest when you have devoted them you take any of the devoted things and make the camp of Israel a thing for destruction and bring trouble upon it. 19 But all silver and gold, and every vessel of…

Nov 28, 2021, Matriarchs: Tamar

Genesis 38:1-19 38 It happened at that time that Judah went down from his brothers and turned aside to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah. 2 There Judah saw the daughter of a certain Canaanite whose name was Shua. He took her and went in to her, 3 and she conceived and bore a son, and he called his name Er. 4 She conceived again and bore a son, and she called his name Onan. 5 Yet again she bore a son, and she called his name Shelah. Judah was in Chezib when she bore…

Nov 21, 2021, My Church Waits

Daniel 7:13-14 13 “I saw in the night visions, and behold, with the clouds of heaven    there came one like a son of man,and he came to the Ancient of Days    and was presented before him.14 And to him was given dominion    and glory and a kingdom,that all peoples, nations, and languages    should serve him;his dominion is an everlasting dominion,    which shall not pass away,and his kingdom one    that shall not be destroyed. Jude 20-25 20 But you, beloved, building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit, 21 keep yourselves…

Nov 14, 2021. My Church Has a Dangerous Calling

Daniel 12:1-3 “At that time shall arise Michael, the great prince who has charge of your people. And there shall be a time of trouble, such as never has been since there was a nation till that time. But at that time your people shall be delivered, everyone whose name shall be found written in the book. 2 And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt. 3 And those who are wise shall shine like the…

Location Details

13611 Laurel-Bowie Road Laurel, MD 20708