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  • Youth and Family Camp

    Resurrection of Portland has invited Gethsemane Lutheran families to attend Youth and Family camp in June.  We will be renting houseboats in Madras for three nights.  The cost per person is broken down to about $40 per night.

    Dates:  June 21st through June 24th.

    Information will be updated as it comes available!

    PLEASE NOTE this is the weekend before the youth leave for their gathering in Houston.

    For more information; please contact Jasmine Anderson.


  • Lutherwood on Location

    Camp Lutherwood is a year round camp located in Cheshire, OR.  Camp Lutherwood has served our community with wholesome, religious based, family fun for decades!  They have generously agreed to come visit us and talk to us about what camp is, who can go, and what they do!

    Camperships from Lutherwood and Gethsemane are available so please do not let the numbers scare you off!

    Informational talk, as well as some hands on fun, will be April 10th at 5:30 here at Gethsemane.  Contact Jasmine Anderson if you have any questions.

     


  • Easter Egg Hunt

    Our annual Easter Egg Hung will be on April 1st this year!   Easter egg hunt will take place between services at 9:30am.  The egg hunts are done in the preschool rooms.  We break the kids up into two age groups; 5 and younger, and 6 and older.  Please join us for church service, Easter breakfast and an Easter egg hunt!


  • Children and Youth Ministry Meeting

    March 13th at 6pm in the meeting room the Children, Youth and Family ministry committee will be meeting.  We will be discussing old news, new news, and everything in between.  Please come and share your ideas!  No commitment necessary, we just want to hear your thoughts!

    Can’t be at the meeting but still want your voice heard?  Please fill out a survey on the youth table in the narthex, or contact Jasmine Anderson, CYFM coordinator.


  • Middle School Lock-In

    Trinity Lutheran in Vancouver, Washington is hosting a middle school lock-in!  Check in at 8PM, on March 2nd, and Goodbyes at 7AM March 3rd.  They have a whole night of fun planned!!   Admission is $10 and a snack to share.  If you are interested in going, please let Jasmine Anderson know by February 16th so she can send in the number of kids we plan to send, and ensure we have a chaperone!!


  • Lent Services

    Ash Wednesday is February 14th this year.

    Lent services begin Ash Wednesday at 12:00pm and 7:00pm.

    Lent services continue to be at 12:00pm and 7:00pm with soup and bread served at 6:30pm.  (There is no soup and bread before Ash Wednesday’s service)


  • 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering Info Session

    This summer is the 2018 Triennial ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston! Our youth are still busy and working hard at raising funds.  We are finished selling youth stock, but more opportunities to support our youth are coming soon!  If you have any questions regarding the trip, or our youth program in general, please contact Jasmine Anderson.


  • Gethsemane Work Group at SnowCap

    A group from GLC meets at SnowCap Community Charities, 17805 SE Stark St., to work on projects from 6 to 8 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month. This activity is open to anyone but we need to know who is coming each month as SnowCap plans the activities for the evening based on how many are coming. If you would like to participate in this service project, please contact Diane Liefeld.