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Women’s Jubilee Sermon Collection

PrintIn celebration of the 50th anniversary of the ordination of women, the Women’s Jubilee Committee created a digital collection of sermons written by women from across the North/West Lower Michigan Synod. The sermons are based on texts from Year B of the Revised Common Lectionary and are now available online: Read Now. If you are interested in contributing a sermon, please contact Rev. Kjersten […]

ELCA Future Church

PrintAs the world continues to change, it is important for the church to remain true to the Gospel and relevant in our time. In 2020, global pandemic, the urgent struggle for racial justice and a divisive political climate have only sharpened and renewed this church’s purpose to “activate each of us so more people know the […]

Coronavirus Resources

PrintLike much of the global population, the ELCA is concerned about the Coronavirus, also known as COVID19. With the outbreaks in the United States and around the world being classified as a pandemic, congregations and houses of worship need to be well-informed and well-prepared. Some sources of information that can and should be trusted are […]

Trapp Grants

PrintTrapp Grant Applications are now available!  If you are in a Northern Michigan congregation (Traverse or Sunrise 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 30, 2020. Download Application