Mission & Ministry

We are a church that believes God is calling us into the world--together.
Mission and Ministry


Leaders in the church are equipped to live and serve wherever God is at work.


We faithfully steward the gifts God has so abundantly given to us.

Faith Formation

It is he whom we proclaim...so that we may present everyone mature in Christ.
Faith Formation

Latest News

Pre-Assembly materials available for viewing and download on assembly website

Materials 2016 Southern Ohio Synod Assembly attendees will need to review prior to the assembly are available on the Synod Assembly website.

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Invitation to participate in next ELCA webcast 'A Place for All'

Please mark your calendars for the next live webcast, “A Place for All,” on Wednesday, May 25, at 7 p.m. (CDT). As we continue the conversation on racism in the United States, we must look within our congregations and communities.

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Members of ELCA congregations in central Ohio invited to be part of the 2016 Gay Pride Parade, June 18

This will be our 4th year to participate in the parade. Last year we were approximately 100 marchers strong - people of all ages.

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Congratulations SOS! We reached and surpassed the 65% goal for taking the health assessment!

All contributing employers in our synod will receive a 1% discount on fees for Portico health insurance retroactive to January 1!

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Upcoming Events

 May 2016 
June 4, 2016

Southern Ohio Synod Assembly

Being Church Together...Building Up the Body of Christ--Telling the Good News!

Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio

June 6-10, 2016

Mission Week

Camp Mowana

June 9, 2016

Cincinnati Conference Pastors Group Picnic

Location TBA

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