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  1. Which came first: Lutherans or Episcopalians?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Grand Haven Tribune

    Meg of Grand Haven asked, "Which came first in Grand Haven: St. John's Lutheran Church of St. John's Episcopal Church?" If I would have had to guess, I would say the Lutherans, because the current Episcopal Church was built in the area of the old St. John's Lutheran Church. And I would have been wrong.

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  2. SupportRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 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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  3. Event at Rock Hill church combines beer and hymnsRead the original story

    Saturday | The Aiken Standard

    In the Bible Belt, some might not think it possible to worship God with a hymnal in one hand and a beer bottle in the other. But that's what worshipers do at Epiphany Lutheran Church.

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  4. Lutheran Services Carolinas CEO wins national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | PR Log

    ... at the association' s annual conference in Reno, Nev. The award honors a top-level executive who serves the Lutheran church through deed and example. Goins, who grew up in Hickory, NC, is president and CEO of Lutheran Services Carolinas, a ...

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  5. Love for ELCA led to congregation startRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | ELCA.org

    'Need I say more' My husband and I were raised in a different church but joined the Lutheran church when we married . When we retired and moved to a small town in Arizona in 2006, we found no Lutheran church closer than 25 miles away.

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  6. The Theory of EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ELCA.org

    This film is based on the true story of one of the world's greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking. The film opens when Hawking is attending Cambridge University in 1963.

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  7. RedemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ELCA.org

    In the foyer between the two is the recycling center where one can bring used cans and bottles. It's a noisy place.

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  8. Seminaries call for racial justiceRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | ELCA.org

    The presidents and deans of all eight ELCA theological schools pledged Feb. 2 to speak out and act for racial justice. Their move came after more than 30 African-American presidents and deans of U.S. seminaries issued a Jan. 15 call in The Huffington Post for action related to "the current state of social justice in the United States of America."

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  9. Naomi Edgington, 87, BucyrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Record

    ... She was raised in the Lutheran faith, previously taught Sunday school and was a member of Martin Luther Lutheran Church. Naomi was also a member of the Women's Auxiliary of the American Legion, both in Nevada and Bucyrus, where she was active with ...

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  10. New Life Evangelical Lutheran to celebrate 25 years with art and eventRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Roseville Review

    ... heavens and a gold ring representing eternity. (Artwork courtesy of Jason Jaspersen) New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church will celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend, though the church's roots in the communities of Shoreview and Vadnais Heights ...

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  11. Glocal Gatherings at ELCA Synod AssembliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ELCA.org

    The census tells us what we already know; our world is becoming "glocal." In every setting across the globe new neighbors are bringing to the table their vitality of faith and the opportunity for renewal of communities.

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  12. Interfaith InnovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ELCA.org

    God's mission of reconciliation propels us to encounter our neighbor. We are called to see the face of God in the stranger.

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  13. BIM: More than halfway to doubling missionaries amid mission - renaissance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    The LCMS Board for International Mission confirmed that the Synod is more than halfway toward the goal of doubling its number of career missionaries during a global resurgence of mission opportunities that were assessed during the board's meeting here Jan. 30-31 at Concordia Publishing House . LCMS First Vice-President Rev.

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  14. In Cottbus, a church turned synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Deutsche Welle

    ... himself as he headed down Cottbus' busy main shopping street. He was referring to the fact that the former Lutheran Church, which dates back to 1714, was recently handed over to the city's small Jewish community, exclusively made up of Russian ...

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  15. CUS presidents embrace identity statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod is blessed with university leadership that seeks to reflect the confession and practice of the church. The presidents of the Concordia University System , meeting in Peachtree, Ga., in October 2014, and in Asheville, N.C., Feb. 9, 2015, have endorsed* the following identity statement and its protocols as a means to demonstrate their support for the Christian teaching, Lutheran confession and practice of the church.

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  16. The former Faith Lutheran Church is now Bell Creek Church.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Livonia Observer

    ... evangelical church will host its first worship service at a new building, the former Faith Lutheran Church at 30000 Five Mile in Livonia. "We didn't want to move anywhere else," said Joel Lindman, the church's senior pastor. "Now, we want it to be a ...

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  17. Sewing circle: Area women aim to clothe girls in AfricaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Washington Times

    ... a difference in the lives of girls half way around the world. Last week, in a small room at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Waterloo, armed with sewing machines, scissors, scrap material, trim and about 80 pillowcases, the women from Our Savior's, ...

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  18. SupportRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | 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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  19. Southern Illinois District re-elects ScharrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... missions, including prison ministries - an SID priority for some years now - and mission work with the Lutheran Church in Southern Africa. SID delegates affirmed nearly 20 resolutions with little or no contention. However, Resolution 2-05B, which ...

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  20. Journal' discusses Christ's mercy in disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind., in September. The conference provided a forum for international Lutheran church leaders to consider both the theology of mercy and the practical implications for implementing it in their churches. The February ...

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