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A Message from Bishop Zellmer

Posted on June 20th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

Dear Sisters and Brothers –

I continue to hold Senators Rounds and Thune, as well as Rep. Noem, in my prayers […]

Bishop’s Blast

Posted on June 15th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

The second annual Bishop’s Blast will take place on Sunday, August 26th, 2018, at Hunters Pointe in Humboldt, South Dakota. […]


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$500 for Parish/Faith Community Nurse Ministry

Posted on April 5th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

Evangelical Lutheran Parish Nurse Association (ELPNA) of Region 3 to award Start-UP Grants

Grant Applications due June 15, 2018

The ELPNA will […]

Wade in the Water

Posted on April 5th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

A workshop on the intersection of religion, medicine, and ethics for religious leaders is being hosted at Sanford Health on […]


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Rev. Norm Eitrheim

Posted on February 26th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

Clarice Eitrheim passed away on February 23, 2018. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 2 from 5:00 to 7:00 […]

Rev. Lori Hope

Posted on January 19th, 2018 by South Dakota Synod

John Carlson, father of Rev. Lori Hope (St. Mark’s, Sioux Falls), passed away on January 19, 2018 due to acute interstitial […]

Karie Geyer

Posted on November 28th, 2017 by South Dakota Synod

Karie Geyer (Kairos at Claire City/New Effington/Veblen) welcomed a new baby boy on November 18, 2017. Raymond John Geyer was […]

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