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  1. No veteran dies aloneRead the original story

    38 min ago | ELCA.org

    Jeff Williams is a Vietnam-era Navy veteran with cancer of the larynx. He can't talk or swallow.

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  2. Has the Spirit forgotten how to call young people?Read the original story

    39 min ago | ELCA.org

    Jeremiah was only a boy when God called him. Mary was a teen. Timothy was also young.

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  3. The Wisdom to SurviveRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | ELCA.org

    This documentary, produced by Presbyterian minister John Ankele and educator Anne Macksoud, offers the most inspiring, creative and practical overview of the spiritual dimensions of climate change that we've seen. With rare clarity and depth of insight, it reveals the challenges and possibilities that this situation bestows upon the sons and daughters of God.

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  4. We have something way better to sayRead the original story

    39 min ago | ELCA.org

    Recently I was talking with a friend about one of the huge global problems that confronted us this past summer in stunning succession. Millions of people are involved.

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  5. A meal of thanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | ELCA.org

    When I learned that the Greek word eucharist can be translated as "giving thanks," a few threads of my life wove together in a way that continues to bind me tightly. This binds me to my grandparents' table in Miami Springs, Fla., where Grandma stands at the counter shaving corn off the cob, throwing it into a skillet with cream and serving it up hot.

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  6. Older adults worthy of care and attentionRead the original story

    39 min ago | ELCA.org

    ... time At last - the church is recognizing and valuing older members, possibly the largest group within the Lutheran church, but up to now the least valued. Thanks for the cover story and related material discussing older members. Maybe it's true our ...

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  7. Guns in a culture of idolatryRead the original story

    40 min ago | ELCA.org

    Dear readers: If upon the conclusion of this column you believe I'm advocating for the confiscation of all guns, you have misread my words. Friends and relatives of mine who hunt know my level of respect for thoughtful gun ownership.

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  8. Lutheran college in Iowa to celebrate DiwaliRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Merinews

    Luther College; a college of the Lutheran Church affiliated to Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a Christian denomination; will celebrate Hindu festival of lights Diwali on October 26.The Diwali program will be followed by refreshments and "a time for conversation". Applauding Luther College for Diwali celebration, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, described it as a "remarkable interfaith gesture" and "a step in the right direction".

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  9. Lutheran Reformation Service 4:00pm at Living Faith Lutheran Church LCMSRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Times

    Living Faith Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod welcomes everyone to Lutheran Reformation Service at 4:00pm on October 25, 2014. Nursery care is provided during all worship services.

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  10. SupportRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Missouri Synod has been involved in the work of housing and community development for the last 150 years. In that time, LCMS churches and service organizations have been integral to the development of hundreds of millions of dollars in affordable housing and the creation of homes for tens of thousands of people.

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  11. Church election night supper going strongRead the original story

    Tuesday | Brush News-Tribune

    For 59 years Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brush has been holding an election night soup supper with proceeds going toward the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America World Hunger program. For 59 years Brush's Bethlehem Lutheran Church has been serving up chili, soup and pies on election night.

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  12. Trinity Lutheran Craft Fair, a way to give backRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Examiner.com

    ... this event, log onto http://www.lcmsgathering.com/." The fair is held on October 25th from 9 to 1 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Auburn Illinois. This will be the 3rd annual event and vendors will include an author along with Paparazzi jewelry, ...

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  13. Leader of Lutheran Church in Guatemala visits East CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | MDJonline.com

    President of the Lutheran Church of Guatemala Pastor Karen Castillo talks about the help her church and country have received from the U.S. and the Lutheran Church of the Resurrection in Marietta, as retired Lutheran Pastor Bob Bear looks over a book created from former mission trips to Guatemala.

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  14. We Are the ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Advocate

    ... or gas" can also be blessed. So it's no surprise that the Denver church, affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is an LGBT-inclusive one, or that Bolz-Weber was tapped to be part of the Nines, an annual virtual conference ...

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  15. Leader of Lutheran Church in Guatemala visits e. CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | MDJonline.com

    President of the Lutheran Church of Guatemala Pastor Karen Castillo talks about the help her church and country have received from the U.S. and the Lutheran Church of the Resurrection in Marietta, as retired Lutheran Pastor Bob Bear looks over a book created from former mission trips to Guatemala.

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  16. Lutherans install new bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Altoona Mirror

    In a church with the majesty of a cathedral, yet decorated with the simplicity of the loaves and fishes at the altar, the Rev. Michael L. Rhyne of Hollidaysburg was installed Saturday as bishop of the Allegheny Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

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  17. St. Petersburg Lutheran congregation installs openly gay pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... his steps toward the candlelit altar and past the illuminated German-made stained glass windows at Trinity Lutheran Church marked the culmination of a circuitous and sometimes painful quest. On Saturday, Gibson, an opera singer turned monk, turned ...

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  18. Redeemer Lutheran set to embark on $3.5 million expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Tribune

    A local Lutheran church's parish building will come to an end on Sunday not with a bang but with singing. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 504 N. Walnut St. in Seymour, will start a $3.5 million expansion with a groundbreaking ceremony at 9a a.m. Sunday.

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  19. Concordia Lutheran celebrates 80th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Rev. Gregory Truwe is the pastor of Concordia Lutheran Church, which will celebrate its 80 th anniversary Oct. 25-26. Greg Truwe, pastor at Concordia, said the church will celebrate its 80th anniversary Oct. 25-26 as it continues a legacy that began ...

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  20. Missouri Catholic Church Forces Woman to Leave Job After Gay Marriage: Live from McCarran AirportRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal

    ... dedicated to its vibrancy today. Colleen Simon and her wife, the Rev. Donna Simon of St. Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church, were mentioned deep in the story, along with the fact that they are a married couple. The freelance writer didn't intend to ...

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