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  1. SupportRead the original story

    7 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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  2. LicenSing Online Expands Music Catalog Through Augsburg Fortress PartnershipRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    Augsburg Fortress , the ministry of publishing of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America , added their extensive collection of hymns to LicenSing Online 's music service this month. Now more than 800 of the most popular and loved songs in the Lutheran tradition are available to share with the world in a new way.

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  3. Karen L. ShillingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Journal

    ... Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Mayo Health System in Mankato. The funeral service will be held at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, Belle Plaine, on February 2, at 11 a.m. Rev. John Meyer, will conduct the service. The children of Trinity Lutheran School ...

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  4. Pathways religion columnRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... of Zionsville were instrumental in the completion of the expansion. Maggie Karner, outgoing director of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod's Life and Health Ministries, received the Doctor of Human Letters Jan. 23. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 300 ...

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  5. Schools and HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... 112th year in the school year 1976-1977. Its membership has produced four pastors for the ministry of the Lutheran Church and a score of teachers. It became a member of the Missouri Synod in 1873. St. Stephen is the church of the Lutheran Hour on ...

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  6. Jerome found a home at WaldorfRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Standard

    ... xcited. Secondarily, I'm a Hawkeye. ... We are really connected in the community. Still attend church at the Lutheran church I attended when I came to Waldorf."

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  7. A call for diversity of opinionsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The University News

    On Jan. 15, The University News published an article entitled "'Taboo' drawing fire and ire," and an opinion piece entitled "Taboo Turmoil," regarding a conference held on the Saint Louis University campus by the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod's national campus ministry organization: LCMSU. We, the members of the St. Louis LCMSU chapter, would like to respond to both of these recent articles.

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  8. Black Clergy Caucus embraces - 21st-century ministry'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... Sr. visit during a break at the Jan. 14-16 caucus gathering in Dallas. Williams is pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church, where the gathering took place. (LCMS/Joe Isenhower Jr.) the Rev. Amos Gray, a pastor at First Lutheran Church, Hot Springs, who ...

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  9. St. Olaf Choir returning to Mechanics Hall Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 25th anniversary. St. Olaf College is a four-year, coeducational liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The St. Olaf Choir was founded in 1912, and soon had a reputation for having an exquisite sound and wonderfully ...

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  10. KURUCZ - Hildegarde (Hilda) Olga MatildaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... on January 15, 2015. Hilda was baptized on December 6, 1931 and was confirmed in the Lutheran faith at Grace Lutheran Church at Beresina on March 30, 1947. Hilda received all her education in Churchbridge and worked at Smitty's Cafe until she ...

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  11. Claimed, Gathered, Sent: A Guide for ConversationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ELCA.org

    Use this five session resource with your congregation to engage in conversation about the nature of our church and ways to understand more fully the ELCA's global and ecumenical commitments. -- To download PDF, control-click or right-click on link and choose Save Link/Target As.

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  12. ?Our one constant is change?Read the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    From the style of its building, which resembles an A-frame ski lodge in the woods, to an altar made of old pallets and rocks, much about Sanctuary is out-of-the-box thinking. Its signs outside are simple chalkboards, with the message of "Create.

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  13. It's all about that graceRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    ... Bible camp, vacation Bible school, Sunday school or campus ministry. Jerry Wirtley landed at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Charlotte, N.C., because of a "Souper Bowl" party. He and his wife returned to the church the following week for a ...

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  14. ImmigrationRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    ... , ELCA missionary Stephen Deal wrote an article reflecting on the current experience of the Salvadoran Lutheran Church, raising awareness of the motives and dangers triggering the exponential increase in the number of unaccompanied children entering ...

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  15. Contemplate spiritual practices for LentRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    Silence, solitude and Scripture. Those are the three things I rediscovered years ago when invited to a Roman Catholic retreat center.

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  16. Finding faith tracksRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    Driving down the road with my 5-year-old son, I often find myself pointing out the trains we pass. Since he was born he, like his dad, has loved trains.

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  17. SelmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    This is a stirring movie about civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and his crusade for equality. In 1964 the South is still in the grip of racial hatred.

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  18. FaithRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    Most of the truly valuable things in life aren't well suited for measurement. Try quantifying the next kiss someone plants on your cheek, for example.

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  19. 2014 an unsettling year, with religion in starring roleRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    For most of recorded history, Isis was an Egyptian goddess who cared for widows and orphans, cured the sick and even brought the dead back to life. In 2014 the world met the other ISIS.

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  20. A Christian midlife crisis ... also known as LentRead the original story

    Tuesday | ELCA.org

    I once described Advent as being the church year's "angsty teenage phase." The season of waiting seems conflicted and full of enough tension to embody that phrase.

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