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The Synod Office will be closed Monday, April 2 in observance of Easter. Have a Happy Easter!
50th Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. The Protestant Church of Germany (EKD) and the ELCA have collaborated on worship materials in German and English to help congregations observe the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. A special service will be held in Berlin on April 23 to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. We […]
The North/West Lower Michigan Synod is pleased to announce that Rebecca Bossenbroek has accepted the synod’s Financial Administrator position! She will begin a gradual transition into this part-time position over the next few weeks as she begins to partner with Margie Bauer in the knowledge transfer and on-boarding process. She will transition fully into the position […]
Several conferences are holding hearings on the Draft Social Statement. Encourage members in your congregation to read the statement and send representatives to a hearing in your area. Attendees should bring their copy of the statement and be prepared to articulate comments and suggestions about the wording of the document. KALAMAZOO Thursday, April 19, 6:30pm […]
The ELCA Conference of Bishops has approved the following statement of support for the March for Our Lives on March 24. STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH OUR CHILDREN AND YOUTH Our children and youth are like a young Jeremiah prophesying to the people: For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans […]