At Augustana you can learn and grow in your faith from infancy into old age. There is no minimum age, and no retirement!


At Augustana we enjoy gathering for fun and friendship as we learn and grow together.

Book Club gathers for a potluck dinner and book discussion.

Circle meets for lunch and goes on van trips to scenic areas around Portland.

Grief Support Group meets under the leadership of a trained minister.

Men’s Pub Theology enjoys drinks and thoughtful conversation.

NeighborSpace gathers for coffee, dessert and conversation.

Taize Meditation meets for prayer, meditation and singing.

Women’s Bible Studies meet for sharing and Bible discussion.

We also have free health services that are offered to member so the congregation and to the Portland community.

Acupuncture Clinics are administered by a certified acupuncturist.

Tai Chi Classes provide meditative exercise for people of all ages.


Augustana has an active and extensive program for children and youth.

Babies and Preschoolers

 Cradle roll provides parenting resources

 Nursery provides child care for children up to age 5

Kindergarten to 6 th Grade

 Sunday school classes

 First communion classes

 Training of acolyting

 Special events (Christmas pageant, Easter egg hunts etc.)

 Summer camp at Camp Lutherwood

7 th and 8 th Grade

 Confirmation classes culminating in confirmation

 Confirmation camp at Camp Lutherwood

 Social events with Youth group

High School

 Youth group meetings for Bible study and fellowship

 Social events

 Service projects

 Annual beach trip

 ELCA National Youth Gathering