Congregation Annual Meeting – Nov. 17

Salem’s Annual Congregation Meeting is set for Sunday, Nov. 17, at 11:45 a.m. Items on the Agenda: Election of our 2020 Congregation Council Approval of our 2020 Budget Council Recommendation for Salem’s Future

Community Thanksgiving Service – Nov. 17

This year’s Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by St. Phillip’s United Methodist Church (5501 Beechnut) on Sunday, Nov. 17, at 4:00 p.m.  Area clergy and choirs combine their talents and traditions to lead this ecumenical service of praise and thanksgiving. A special offering will benefit Braes Interfaith Ministries. A reception which follows the service […]

NEW Adult Class Begins Nov. 17!

  Beginning on Sunday, No. 17, we will begin reading and discussing Lenny Duncan’s book, “Dear Church:  A Love Letter from a Black Preacher to the Whitest Denomination in the U.S.”  Lenny address several concerns regarding theological and structural issues that continue to keep the ELCA the whitest denomination in the United States.  This promises […]

Set Your Clocks Back Nov. 2!

Remember to set your clock back one hour before going to bed on Saturday, Nov. 2, so you will have have an extra hour of sleep before coming to celebrate all the saints in our lives on All Saints Sunday!

All Saints Sunday – Nov. 3

The festival of All Saints calls us to rejoice in all the saints: those who have died and now rest in Christ, those who live now, and those yet to come. We are reminded that in holy baptism God unites all the faithful — in our church on earth and in heaven. A special service […]

Stephen Ministry is Forming at Salem!

Stephen Ministry is a Christ-centered, confidential one-on-one active listening ministry serving adult individuals experiencing a crisis such as the loss of a loved one, significant relationship, job, health, etc.  It was active here at Salem in the 1990s. Due to a renewed interest, it is returning to Salem this fall under the guidance of Pastor […]

Salem Serving Day Collection Is Underway!

Salem Serving Day is an opportunity for every member of Salem (and friends of Salem) to be involved in some act of service during the  morning of Saturday, Oct. 12. Listed below are the items we are collecting for this year’s Salem Serving Day. We are collecting material and supplies for lap quilts.  The quilts […]

Salem Serving Day – Oct. 12

“What is Salem Serving Day?” Salem Serving Day is a day that is set aside for every person in the congregation to participate in some form of service activity in and around the community. Salem Serving Day is set for Saturday, Oct. 12, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. We will be doing the following […]

Blood Drive – Aug. 25

Since we have teamed up with St. John’s Presbyterian Church we have had wonderful drives at each church.  On Sunday, Aug. 25, St. John’s will be hosting the next drive.    To make an appointment, visit the Blood Center and use sponsor code 0677.  [St. John’s is located right next door to Salem at 5020 W. Bellfort.] Those who […]

Fall Choir Starts Aug. 28th