Stronger and better together: Joining Jesus in the restoration of the world we continue to dedicate a great deal of time and effort to promote initiatives in which we Collaborate. We desire to leverage the wisdom of all within the Synod to increase our capacity to bear God’s creative and redeeming word to the world. Our partners allow us to reach and serve those we cannot reach and serve alone. We grateful to God for their shared ministry and ask for His continued blessing as we work together to join Jesus in the restoration of the world--near and far.