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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It's not too late to be a part of a Thrive Campaign in your congregation!

It's not too late to be a part of a Thrive Campaign in your congregation!

Update! Over 110 Congregation Leaders from congregations across the Synod have now been trained to conduct successful and uplifting Thrive! campaigns. The knowledge and training manual they received will also aid them in conducting special appeals and/or annual stewardship campaigns for their own congregations, thus further benefiting their own mission and ministries.

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Latest News

Back Again by Popular Demand: “Effective Congregation Council” Training
11/20/2019

Back Again by Popular Demand: “Effective Congregation Council” Training

Thrive! Goal #1 is “Equipping Lay Leaders.” Through this goal: “The Synod will be seen as leading and providing networks through which lay leaders will be more highly equipped for leadership within their congregations, be more effective in their communities, and thrive in their ministries.”


Update! 110+ Congregation Leaders Trained to Conduct THRIVE Campaigns
11/20/2019

Update! 110+ Congregation Leaders Trained to Conduct THRIVE Campaigns

The knowledge and training manual they received will also aid them in conducting special appeals and/or annual stewardship campaigns for their own congregations, thus further benefiting their own mission and ministries.


Ohio Disaster Response & Recovery Situation Update – Memorial Day 2019 Tornadoes
11/20/2019

Ohio Disaster Response & Recovery Situation Update – Memorial Day 2019 Tornadoes

LSS has assisted 56 households (202 people) and has coordinated 81 volunteers who have contributed nearly 2,200 hours of service (a value of $56,000).

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Upcoming Events

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  • Lutheridge Conference Center Arden, North Carolina

    October 31 - November 3, 2019

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    October 31 - November 3, 2019

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  • Free intergenerational workshop cultivating generosity using The Generosity Project curriculum

    Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 6329 Tylersville Rd, West Chester, OH

    November 9, 2019
    9:00AM-1:00PM

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  • Cluster is open to both volunteer and paid staff

    Christ, Bexley

    November 14, 2019
    12:00-2:00PM

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    Wittenberg University: Connect in Student Union Building Lobby

    November 21, 2019
    12:00-2:00PM

  • First English Lutheran Church, Columbus

    November 21, 2019
    10:00-11:30AM

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December 5, 2019
9:45AM-1:00PM

Bishop's Meet & Greet for Youth Staff

Proctor Center, London, Ohio


December 5, 2019
6:30-8:30PM

Bishop's Meet & Greet for Youth Staff

Synod Office, 300 S. 2nd Street, Columbus, Ohio


December 6, 2019
7:30PM

Lessons and Carols for Advent and Christmas

Weaver Chapel, Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio

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