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Faith & Advocacy Summit, Sept 24, 2017

Sept 24, 3-5 pm at All Saints Lutheran Church, 6770 North High Street, Worthington. Registration is free!

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2016 Synod Assembly Minutes posted to website

Synod Council, at it's last meeting, approved the 2016 Synod Assembly Minutes.

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Register now for Lay School of Theology's two Fall 2017 courses--Don't miss out!

'This is Most Certainly True: Experiencing Martin Luther’s Small Catechism for Today' is being offered at the Chillicothe campus at Calvary Lutheran Church, Chillicothe; Instructor – The Rev. Suzanne Darcy-Dillahunt, Bishop of the Southern Ohio Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America AND 'Being the Church: Living Jesus’ Mission' is being offered at the Dayton campus at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 901 E. Stroop Rd, Kettering; Instructor – The Rev. Ed Williams, retired Director of Evangelical Mission for the Southern Ohio Synod.

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Summer edition of 'The Breeze' from SOS WELCA available for download

This edition includes important info about the WELCA convention and a special dinner for the SOS participants.

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LSS of Central Ohio had a huge impact in 2016 thanks to your support!

Find out how many meals were served, nights of shelter housing provided, days of care given, homes renovated and more because of your generosity.

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Live in the freedom of Christ

Bishop Elizabeth Eaton's 'Living Lutheran' column for July is a must read to the very end. You will be challenged by what she shares.

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Rev. Dr. Stanley N. Olson has been elected interim president of Trinity Lutheran Seminary, effective August 1

The Trinity Board of Directors and Capital University President Beth Paul jointly approved Dr. Olson’s appointment and welcome him eagerly to our community.

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'Fishing for People--Evangelism for all the Baptized' workshop, Sept 23 led by Pr. Katie Kerrigan

'Fishing for People' is designed for all baptized members of our congregations, not just the ordained or specially trained. You’ll receive real-world, hands-on training and tips you can take back to your congregation to share, plus meet others from our mission territory who also want to share the Good News in their communities. You’ll walk out of this workshop excited and prepared to ‘fish for people’ and will have made a few new friends in the process.

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Save the Date! Catholic-Lutheran Reformation commemoration events in October & November

The Reformation: Catholic and Lutheran Historical Perspectives (Oct 12 & Oct 26) & Joint Prayer Service with Archdiocese of Cincinnati Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Binzer and ELCA Southern Ohio Synod Bishop Suzanne Dillahunt (Nov 5)

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All are invited to join Bishop Dillahunt for a synod wide Reformation Service on Oct 22!

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 5475 Brand Rd, Dublin, Ohio will host this special celebration that you will not want to miss!

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Robert Humphrey elected bishop of ELCA Virginia Synod

The Rev. Robert F Humphrey, Harrisonburg, Va., was elected June 11 to a six-year term as bishop of the Virginia Synod of the ELCA.

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August 5 Event: Bishop Dillahunt invites you to participate in a Lay Eucharistic Minister training and commissioning

Individuals/teams from congregations in the Southern Ohio Synod Mission Territory will gather at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 104 Main Street, Roseville, Ohio for training, fellowship and a commissioning service to meet the growing need for ministry to the homebound.

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