Monthly Archives: September 2013

Selected Tweeters You Should Follow

If you’re on Twitter, here are just a few of our favorites for you to follow Southeastern Minnesota Synod – @semnsynod ELCA – @ELCA Women of the ELCA – @WomenoftheELCA Young Adults in Global Mission – @ELCAYAGM ELCA Young Adults … Continue reading

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Synod News – October 2013

News and information from around the synod. Synod Directory Available Online Now is a good time to update your printouts if you keep hard copies. All synod directory information is available online and the fall updates have been made. Online … Continue reading

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ELCA News

For full stories and more, visit www.ELCA.org/news ELCA assesses needs in response to flooding in Colorado, New Mexico Following a record-breaking rainfall September 2013 that produced flooding in 15 Colorado counties, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and its partner … Continue reading

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Understanding Bullying and Empowering Ourselves

A community effort to tackle bullying By Jenny Edwin First Lutheran Church, Albert Lea It seems as though every week there is another report of a school shooting or teen suicide as a result of bullying. As a mom and … Continue reading

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Snippets – October 2013

News, events, tips, and tricks from your synod ministry partners Campus Ministry: You Have Entrusted Us During Family Weekend for Winona State we, like many of you, heard the parable of the dishonest manager. Jesus’ words at the end speak … Continue reading

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The ELCA: Where ALL really are welcome

By Rev. Steven Delzer Synod Bishop Now that I am no longer the pastor of Our Savior’s in Faribault, my wife, Donita, and I have to find a new congregation. So we have begun visiting and worshiping at area congregations. … Continue reading

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Leadership with a Gospel-Centered Vision

By Rev. Linda Gunderson Director for Rostered Leadership The celebration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech served as a reminder of the power of leadership. Over the next … Continue reading

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