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Check back often to our What's Happening page to see our latest news, upcoming events and the latest joys and concerns at the South Dakota Synod.

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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. […]

Latest Congregational News

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St. Dysmas Needs Candles

Posted on March 25th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

St. Dysmas Lutheran behind the walls of the SD State Penitentiary would like to switch from oil candles to traditional […]

Lutheran Men in Mission Prayer Breakfast

Posted on March 25th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

When: Saturday, April 11th, registration begins @ 8:30 am, breakfast begins @ 9am; Where: Renner Lutheran Church, Renner, SD; Who: […]

Upcoming Events

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GiFT Weekend

Apr 23, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015
Outlaw Ranch

Latest Joys and Concerns

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Emma Grace Hagmaeir

Posted on March 25th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

We rejoice with Pastors Dirk and Constanze Hagmaier who welcomed Emma Grace to the world yesterday morning. Mom and baby […]

The Rev. Anne-Marie E Maldoon

Posted on March 6th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

We received word that Rev. Anne-Marie Maldoon who recently served in the South Dakota Synod passed away this morning in […]

Faith Andersen

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson


Faith Andersen, the widow of Pastor Vernon Andersen who served in Newell, Vale and Zeona in the late 80’s, passed […]

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