Clarify

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Clarify


The ELCA confesses the Triune God — Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

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Collaborate

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Collaborate


We leverage the wisdom and gifts of all in our synod, including our partners and affiliates, to bring God’s creative and redeeming Word to the world.

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Cultivate

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Cultivate


We believe when a synod operates as a platform for connections that empower mission, the baptized are released to join Jesus in the restoration of the world.

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Donate

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Donate


Everything we have comes from God. We are caretakers of God’s resources, which he has blessed us with to meet our needs and to allow us to partner with him in meeting the needs of others.

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Join us for 'The Addiction Crisis: A Catholic and Lutheran Response' special training session Feb 19 2019

Guest Speakers: Sis Wenger, NACoA & Fr. Mark Hushen, Ashley Addiction Treatment. Registration fee is $20 per person and includes materials and lunch (provided by Fresh Box). Deadline for registration January 19, 2019.

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Latest News

01/17/2019

Devotions for Prayer for Christian Unity Week

Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and leaders from The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada have prepared a series of devotions for the annual ecumenical celebration of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, observed this year from January 18 to 25.


01/17/2019

Boundaries Workshops in I/K Synod open to SOS rostered ministers

Our friends in the Indiana/Kentucky Synod have graciously opened their scheduled Boundaries Workshops to our synod. If you are able to attend, please take advantage of this opportunity!


01/17/2019

Webinar: Legal Checklist for Congregations

In a free webinar at 12 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, Feb. 21, the ELCA legal staff will discuss this checklist and best legal practices for congregations. The webinar should be of particular interest to rostered ministers and lay congregational leaders and staff, including congregation council members and officers, church administrators, and pastors and deacons.

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Upcoming Events

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January 17, 2019

East Side Cluster Meeting

Hope Lutheran Church, 820 Lilley Avenue, Columbus


January 22-24, 2019

2019 Tri-Synodical Professional Leaders Retreat

Sawmill Creek Resort, Huron, Ohio


January 24-28, 2019

ELCA Youth Ministry Extravaganza

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville--Riverfront, Florida

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