We are excited to join with you in service to our Lord!
Here are a few ways you can get connected to ministries that serve the church, the community, and the world. Use the contact form below to find out more information about any of these ministries! We look forward to serving with you!
Serve on Sunday
Come serve along side us on Sunday mornings! We have so many ways to serve that anyone can help! From greeting people as the walk in the door, to helping run the AV during worship.
We are always looking for volunteers who are passionate about teaching the Word to our young kids! Sunday school is a way we connect to our kids and teach them about the love of Christ.
Smiling Souls Food Bank
The 2nd Saturday of every month our food bank partners with Capitol Area Food Bank to provide for the needs of our community. Join with us in our effort to help those in need.
We also serve and care for people around the nation by providing teams for Disaster Relief, assisting with Orphan Grain Train, and actively support the Lutheran Women in Mission.
We are very passionate about music at OSLC, and we use this passion to worship and praise God in our own special way! We have many opportunities to serve: praise team, choirs for all ages, handbells, etc.
Our Youth minister, Natasha Bowlds, is passionate about teaching our youth about who Jesus is, and she is always looking for people to get involved! Please click here if you are interested in helping out with confirmation, middle school, or high school youth!
Tutoring, Elizabeth House, Side by Side, New Day, and Winter Shelter are just a few was you can join us in service to our community.
Serving does not end at the borders of our country, we also serve on Mission trips to Haiti/Puerto Rico, make Quilts for Lutheran World Relief, provide support to Bethania Kids in India, and Gbueglay School in Liberia.
Here is a list of some of the many ways to serve through our Church
Sundays: greeters, ushers, AV team (soundboard, slide projection, live stream operator), altar care, worship assistant, we need your help. Consider not only joining us for worship on Sundays but serving with us too! Click here.
Music: We love to worship our Lord through music! If you would like to participate in any of our music teams (choir, handbells, praise team, instrumental, etc.) please contact us using the form below.
Children’s Ministry: Help us share the love of Jesus to kids at OSLC on Sundays at 9:30 during our educational hour. If you are interested in serving in our children’s ministry please contact us using the form below.
Youth: If you have a passion for working/teaching middle or high schoolers please let us know! You can click here to see what our youth group is up to and how you can serve.
Food Bank: We serve our community every second Saturday of the month by setting up a food bank at church. If you are interested in serving or supporting this ministry please contact us using the form below.
Elizabeth House: A team at OSLC serves at this nonprofit, all-volunteer food pantry and soup kitchen in Laurel. They serve homeless and low-income people in the greater Laurel area. To get more information on how to serve please use the contact form below.
Disaster Relief: A group of people at OSLC dedicated to responding to disasters and emergencies, whether that is down the street or in another state. There are many opportunities to serve in this ministry, please contact us below to get more info.
Orphan Grain Train: An organization that we donate to, support, and serve at. You can learn more at their website by clicking here. If you are interested in serving please use the contact form below.
Mission Trips: We have a few mission trip opportunities throughout the year, local and international, to get connected with our missions team use the contact form below.
Quilting and Prayer Shawls: If you would like to use your skills of quilting or knitting to serve others, let us know! Use the contact form below.