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Civil War Ending Bell Ringing

Posted on April 2nd, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Congregations are invited to ring their bells at 2:15 p.m. on April 9th for four minutes to remember the four years of the Civil […]

No Synod News April 8

Posted on April 1st, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

There will be no Synod News e-mail next week during the Spring Rostered Leaders Retreat. Weekly e-mails will resume on […]

Rural Renewal Survey

Posted on April 1st, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Please take a few minutes to complete this survey on a retreat for small town/small churches/country pastors and other rostered leaders. […]

Health Assessment: Spouses Can Take It, Too!

Posted on March 30th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

We’re slightly behind last year’s pace. We still need 20 plan members to take the assessment in order to receive a 2% […]

Aging Faithfully Conference Bulletin Inserts

Posted on March 27th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

July 30, 2015

Last year’s inaugural conference was an extraordinary success and featured Dr. Martin E. Marty, noted Lutheran theologian and […]

Guest Speaker from Cameroon

Posted on March 26th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Guest Speaker from Cameroon – Wednesday, April 1st at 10 a.m.

First Lutheran Church welcomes Pastor Denis Betare from the Evangelical […]

$100 Per Day Penalties for Health Insurance 

Posted on March 17th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Dear Congregational Leaders,

If your congregation reimburses employees for health insurance premiums or makes direct payment for health insurance that is […]

ELCA Reformation Observance Website

Posted on March 6th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

The ELCA Reformation Anniversary Observance website is live at In addition, the ELCA Reformation 500 Facebook Page is also […]

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