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

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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


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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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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COVID-19: Guidance for pastors and congregations

COVID-19: Guidance for pastors and congregations

The Southern Ohio Synod has compiled links to reliable resources regarding the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak to keep you informed and ready to keep your members safe, while still being Christ's presence in your community. "The Lord is my light and my salvation— so why should I be afraid? The Lord is my fortress, protecting me from danger, so why should I tremble?" -Psalm 27:1

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Latest News

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ELCA shares updates & resources on COVID-19 related benefits
03/31/2020

ELCA shares updates & resources on COVID-19 related benefits

Many of the CARES Act benefits apply to congregations. The Churchwide organization compiled several resources and explanations of the benefits and requirements of our 501(c)3 congregations.


Lenten reflections from Deacon Cory Driver, Director of SOS Leadership Academy
03/30/2020

Lenten reflections from Deacon Cory Driver, Director of SOS Leadership Academy

The ELCA Southern Ohio & Indiana-Kentucky Synod's Cory Driver shares some reflections on the lectionary readings (Ezekiel 37 and John 11) for this week.


Coaching for Rostered Ministers during these unprecedented times
03/30/2020

Coaching for Rostered Ministers during these unprecedented times

Pr. Mike Weaver, the Southern Ohio Synod Coaching Coordinator, is offering his coaching services to all SOS rostered ministers who would like some additional guidance as they face new challenges in congregational leadership.

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Upcoming Events

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    Christ, Bexley

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April 9, 2020
12:00-2:00PM

Youth Ministry Cluster

Online: Click on Above Title


April 16, 2020
12:00-2:00PM

Youth Ministry Cluster

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April 24-25, 2020

Canceled: Family Spring Retreat

Lutheran Memorial Camp Fulton, Ohio

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