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
Youth group meetings for Bible study and fellowship
Annual beach trip
ELCA National Youth Gathering