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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Next Thrive! Congregation Leader Training opportunity set for January 21st

Next Thrive! Congregation Leader Training opportunity set for January 21st

Also register for Effective Congregation Council Training for your council and other leaders to bring new life and vision to your council and congregation! (February 18)

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Latest News

Don't ignore that spiritual tugging--Come to the Spring Discernment Retreat!
01/21/2020

Don't ignore that spiritual tugging--Come to the Spring Discernment Retreat!

Are you feeling a sense of call? Join others from the region to explore this call, your options and what your path might look like if you answer that call. March 6-7 in Bowling Green, Ohio.


New church council devotions resource created by rostered ministers in the SOS
01/21/2020

New church council devotions resource created by rostered ministers in the SOS

Download this free resource today and begin sharing with your congregation council!


Registration is closed for the 2020 Ohio Rostered Ministers Gathering Jan 28-30
01/21/2020

Registration is closed for the 2020 Ohio Rostered Ministers Gathering Jan 28-30

Meeting under the theme “Practical Evangelism”, pastors, deacons, and full-time church professionals are invited to gather at the Nationwide Conference Center. This is the 'Sawmill Creek Event' of years past, just a lot closer to home for us in SOS!

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Upcoming Events

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    Christ, Bexley

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

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January 28-30, 2020

2020 Ohio Rostered Ministers Gathering

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center, 100 Green Meadows Drive South, Lewis Center, OH


January 29-30, 2020

ELCA Synod Communicators Gathering

All Saints Lutheran Church, 6770 N. High St, Worthington, Ohio


January 31 - February 1, 2020

Youth Ministry Capital Bowl

Capital University

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