Welcome to
Our Savior Lutheran

Come join us Sundays at 8:15am, 10:45am or 1:30pm for worship! Come and worship our Savior, Christ Jesus, and hear a message of grace for all. Click below to worship with us online.

Liberia Mission – 2024

Our Liberian Mission Team served in Flahntown, Buchanan and Monrovia. Here is the blog about their activities.

Meet Our Staff

Pastor J. Orlando Flahn

Pastor Orlando Flahn is the Associate Pastor of of Our Savior and also leads our third service, New Hope, 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…

Natasha Bowlds

Name: Natasha Bowlds Title: Youth Minister Joined the OSLC staff on (start date): May 1, 2001 Role on Team (basic job description): Ministry with our 6th-12th graders in fellowship, worship, discipleship, and mission work. Where did you grow up, or where are you originally from? I was born in Canberra, Australia, and grew up in Kent, Ohio. What can you tell us about your family? Married to Dan Bowlds for 25 years as of June 7, 2022. Three kids – Sam, Kylie,…

Tico Meneses

Director of Music Title: Music Minister Joined the OSLC staff on (start date): 5/3/22 Role on Team (basic job description): Coordinate, rehearse, supervise/direct all musical ensembles of the church, as appropriate. Assist the pastor(s) in planning the congregational services of the church. Where did you grow up, or where are you originally from?: Barranquilla, Colombia.  What can you tell us about your immediate family: My wife’s name is Melissa and we have a son named Owen. What do you enjoy about your work?: Getting to…

Becci Stewart

Where did you grow up, or where are you originally from? I was born in Wisconsin and raised in Idaho. I attended Grace Lutheran School in Pocatello, Idaho. What can you tell us about your immediate family (Names? Number of kids?) I have been married to my wonderful husband, Johan Stewart, since 2004. We have 5 boys. Philip, Daniel, Charles, Benjamin, and Matthew What do you enjoy about your work?  I enjoy being able to help provide a safe and nurturing center so…

Open Arms

Check out our child development center ministry!


Manna in the Morning

Meeting every week in person at OSLC in the Prayer Room at 9:30 am Every Tuesday morning at 9:30 am a group meets in person in the Prayer Room at OSLC to dive into the Word together – Bring your Bibles! The study will resume on September 5th!


Anyone who wants to join us is VERY welcome. We’re practicing on Wednesdays at 7 pm in the music room. Come and worship. Come and fellowship. Come and work out your talents. Come and have fun! Contact Tico – our Music Director – below! Summer break June 21 – Aug 16

Manna For Moms

Reading Through the Bible Manna for Moms meets Thursdays at 10:30 in the prayer room. We arecurrently in a one year plan of reading through the entire Bible, using TheBible Recap by Tara-Leigh Cobble. You can join us anytime, we’d love tohave you! If you’re interested in joining us please use the contact form below asoccasionally we meet via Zoom rather than in person.We are still looking forchildcare so we can expand this bible study to moms with young children!

Thursday Night Pastor’s Study

Join Pastor Flahn at 7:00pm every Thursday night for a Bible Study on Zoom. Please use contact form to request zoom link and to register.

Latest Sermons

May 12, 2024; Between the Times!

Rev. Dr. Jon Diefenthaler, Pastor Emeritus, Our Savior Lutheran Church Sermon based on Acts 1:12-26 & John 17:11b-19

Location Details

13611 Laurel-Bowie Road Laurel, MD 20708

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

Romans 6:23