Northeastern Minnesota Synod
Fall Theological Conference
September 18 - 20, 2022
Sugar Lake Lodge (formerly Ruttger's)
A conference for rostered ministers, synod authorized ministers (SAMs), deacons, and directors of youth & family ministry –
a hybrid format is offered (in-person and via Zoom)
"Re-membering the Body:
Healing after COVID's Crisis Phase"
Rev. Dr. Benjamin Stewart, Presenter
Save the date! On Sunday, Sept. 11, congregations of the #ELCA will join together for “God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday, our annual day of service. You work every day to make your community a better place, and we look forward to working together on “God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday. Learn more at ELCA.org/DayofService or the Synod website.
SAVE THE DATE! October 8
God does great innovative ministry in northeastern Minnesota. Join us October 8th to explore stories of ministry in our communities. This a a great way to learn from each other as we celebrate the work of eh Spirit! We are congregations -- walking Together in Stories of Ministry. Watch this space for more information!
Response to the School Shooting in Uvalde, Texas
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid” (John 14:27).
Gracious God, news of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, has ripped our hearts and torn our souls. We are walking through the valley of the shadow of death. In the depths of pain and anger, we come before you, O God, our rock and our refuge. You are our only comfort. You are our only hope. Merciful God, you know the depth of our suffering. We have only begun to mourn those we have lost.
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America grieves with...We reaffirm our commitment in calling for greater gun safety, including...The ELCA social message “Community Violence” (1994) calls on our church to....Read more
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ELCA Churchwide Assembly "Embody the Word" August 8-12 Columbus OH
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You are invited to join the Northeastern Minnesota Honduras Mission and Ministry Committee as we welcome Rev. Stephen and Marta Deal. Rev. Deal serves as the AMMPARO (Accompanying Migrant Minors with Protection, Advocacy, Representation and Opportunities) point person for our ELCA ministry with Central America.
This evening of updates, education, and fellowship will be held Monday, August 15 at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1325 N. 45th Avenue East, Duluth
A free simple supper will be provided compliments of Thrivent at 5:30 pm; Presentation follows at 6:30 pm.
If you are interested in issues of migration, first hand stories of hope and help, and a broader understanding of the causes of migration, then this is a night for you. Come and learn!
Synod SMART Team
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Northeastern Minnesota Synod, ELCA
1105 E. Superior St., Upper Suite
Duluth, MN 55802
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