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 115 congregations and 220 pastors across our geographic region.

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Recent News:


Jul 19

Publicly Engaged Church Grant Applications

Each year, the Publicly Engaged Church Table makes funds available to encourage and support ministries serving local communities. These grants may be used as...
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Jun 19

ELCA Global Teach

In partnership with various programs and companion churches around the world, the ELCA provides international opportunities for those interested in...
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May 19

New Synod Office Hours

The Synod Office will now be closed on Mondays. The full hours for the Synod Office are Tuesday to Thursday...
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May 19

Bishop Satterlee Re-elected at Synod Assembly

The Rev. Craig Alan Satterlee was re-elected to serve a six-year term as bishop of the North/West Lower Michigan Synod...
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May 19

Save the Date: LARC Retreat

LARC: Lutherans, Anglicans, and Roman Catholics Going Out Yet Not Knowing: Ministry in the Paradox of a Connected/Disconnected Culture Tuesday,...
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