Ministries

Hi There, I’m Pastor Jacobsen

Greetings to you with God’s peace through our Lord Jesus. I’ve now been living in Lakewood since late August, 2020. But meetings in person have been strictly limited by caution and rules from on high. That probably creates some mystery or even curiosity about this new guy from Oregon (me). So let me introduce myself…

Divine Calls Extended

On Monday, February 8, Lakewood Lutheran Church extended regular divine calls to Rev. Jesse Jacobsen and Mrs. Erica Jacobsen to serve as pastor and teacher, respectively. Pastor Jacobsen is currently serving Lakewood in a vacancy capacity, and Mrs. Jacobsen is currently serving a 1-year call to teach in the first and second-grade classroom. The extension…

Military Devotion-Plans

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jeremiah 29:11) An old saying declares, “If you want God to laugh, tell him your plans.” More than one person has decided this is true. The…

Military Devotion-Tears in a Bottle

You number my wanderings. You put my tears into your bottle. Aren’t they in your book? (Psalm 56:8) They say we live in a vale of tears.  But not always are we stuck in that valley.  Sometimes we walk in the big sky country of life.  Once in a while, it even seems we are on…