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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 […]

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Faith Conference at Gustavus

Posted on March 18th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Gustavus Adolphus College
3rd Annual Faith Conference
April 25, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
St. Peter, Minnesota

In anticipation of the 500th anniversary […]

Adult and Youth Peer Ministry Training in Brookings

Posted on March 18th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

April 10-11, 2015 
at Ascension Lutheran Church, Brookings
with Lyle Griner, Director
Friday 5:00pm-9:30pm – Saturday 8:30am-5:00pm

Not from Ascension? No problem! $50 per person or […]

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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 […]

Rev. Ron Beckman Family

Posted on January 30th, 2015 by Kevin Stillson

Raymond Beckman, the father of retired pastor Ron Beckman, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at Prairie Manor Care Center in […]

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