We are the North/West Lower Michigan Synod. As one of 65 synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, we work to support the congregations and pastors across our geographic region.

Whether you are exploring the Christian faith, the Lutheran tradition, or what it means to become part of a faith community or you are a leader looking for information or help, we seek to partner with and serve you.


Recent News:


Feb 24

FEMA Declaration for Michigan Storms and Flooding

As of Thursday, February 8, 2024, The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that a Federal Disaster Declaration has been...
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Feb 24

2024 Synod Assembly

Jesus names us “the salt of the earth” and “the light of the world,” and compares the kingdom of heaven...
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Jan 24

Annual Rostered Minister and Congregation Reports

Annual Rostered Minister Report Annual Rostered Minister Report forms are now available! All rostered ministers are expected to complete and...
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Dec 23

Register for Winter Learning Events!

Don't forget to register for our January Learning Events! Boundary Training for Rostered Ministers The North/West Lower Michigan Synod will...
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Oct 23

Synod ELCA Youth Gathering Fund

Synod Council recently approved the creation of the North/West Lower Michigan Synod ELCA Youth Gathering Fund, which seeks to make...
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Oct 23

Israel-Hamas War

In response to the Hamas attacks in southern Israel on October 7 and Israel’s declaration of war against Hamas, including...
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