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About Our Savior's Lutheran Church



Our Savior's Lutheran Church (OSLC) is located in the community of Nome on the Seward Peninsula on the western coast of Alaska.  Nome is home to many different cultures but predominantly the native Inupiaq Alaskans.  Our Savior's Lutheran is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) and part of the Alaska Synod.  Our Savior's Lutheran Church was incorporated in 1954 and is the only Lutheran church in Nome.

Pastor Amanda Snyder was ordained as a Lutheran pastor for the ELCA on December 4th, 2022.  Her first call is at Our Savior's Lutheran Church.  Pastor Amanda earned a degree in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary as well as a degree from Pacific Lutheran Seminary.  She has served as the Campus Pastor at Alaska Christian College in Soldotna, Alaska.  Her husband, Jordan, works for the Norton Sound Healthcare Corporation

If you are seeking baptism, marriage or wish to become a member at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, please contact Pastor Amanda at 907-434-1617.

We look forward to having you worship with us!

OSLC Pastor
Amanda Snyder

OSLC Church Council Members

Eric Ortman, President (term expires January 2026)

Jordan Snyder, Vice President (term expires January 2025)

Tracey Buie, Secretary (term expires January 2026)

Kirsten Bey, Treasurer (term expires January 2025)

Hannah Joe, General Seat (term expires January 2025)

Liz Kugzruk, General Seat (term expires January 2025)

Shannon Klescewski, General Seat (term expires January 2025)

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