Monthly Archives: June 2018

Day 3 – Having A Blast!

The Salem Youth had another great day during SYNOD Day at the 2018 Youth Gathering in Houston. On Friday, they will all be participating in Service Day where all Gathering attendees go out into the community to show how God’s Love through their hard work.

Day 2 – We Arrived!

The Salem Youth and Adult leaders have arrived in Houston!  The total headcount for the 2018 gathering is a staggering 30,827 ELCA youth and adult leaders. “We had an AWESOME lunch today at Irma’s Southwestern Kitchen. Our hosts were Douglas Shoemaker and his son Logan. Doug is the son of Cliff Shoemaker and a former […]

Day 1 – On The Road

They are on their way! Houston participants appreciated the breakfast bags, sack lunches, and snack bags the Women of Salem prepared for their travel day. Photos were taken while the Houston participants were in Arkansas. Keep checking back here at the Salem website for daily updates on the trip!

DreamLeaders Initiative

On Sunday, June 3, Pastor Jeff Linman lead a “Created to Dream” Worship Experience, which was designed to engage the whole congregation in the journey and bring them on-board. Pastor Linman preached and shared a children’s message at our Sunday worship service. If you missed Sunday’s worship service take a moment to watch Sunday’s sermon. […]

Off To Houston!

The Salem Youth are on their way to Houston for the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering! They will be sending daily updates as well as photos from the Gathering.  Check back daily to see the latest updates from Houston.  THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING!

Pastor Elise Farewell Brunch, July 15

On Sunday, July 15, following the 9am service there will be a brunch to thank Pastor Elise for her nine years of service at Salem.

Congregational Meeting on July 8

On Sunday, July 8, Salem will hold a Congregational Meeting, immediately following worship service, for the sole purpose of a vote to extend a call to Pastor Craig Swenson to become Salem’s next Senior Pastor. The Salem Constitution requires a quorum of 50 voting members and also requires a 2/3 majority of the voting members […]