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An Invitation to learn Spanish for ministry, Spanish for sermon-writing, Spanish for liturgy leading Synod rostered leaders who would like to practice the liturgy, discuss their sermons or think about pastoral conversations in their secondary language of Spanish are invited to join Pastor Doug Ogden on Tuesday, October 31 at 9 am for an hour long […]
Trapp Grant Applications are now available! If you are in a Northern Michigan congregation (Traverse, Sunrise and northern Bay Conferences) you might qualify for a grant from the Paul E. Trapp estate. The endowment was created from a bequest to support “people-oriented” ministries. Applications must be submitted by November 15, 2017. Download the Application.
A Pastoral Letter from the Conference of Bishops In response to the tragic events in Las Vegas, Bishop Satterlee would like to share the pastoral letter on violence adopted by the ELCA Conference of Bishops. Read the full letter.
Our Synod has been in a companion ministry with the Lutheran Church of Honduras ( ICLH ) for more than a decade. Our partnership has made a difference in the lives of those who share in this faith journey. In gratitude for our relationship, we will be praying for the 12 faith communities in Honduras on October 8, while they […]
Walking Together: A Day of Inspiration and Training for Congregational Leaders Saturday, November 4, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at Zion Lutheran Church 350 Pearl Street Cadillac The theme of this year’s gathering: “How to Be a Faithful, Effective Leader…and Enjoy It!” Some may wonder if this kind of leadership is possible…we’ve seen it and we […]