Patricia is an international leader whose journey of faith has been shaped by wonder and discovery. Today she has an impact on Lutherans throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.
Read and share her inspiring story, which includes an ELCA scholarship provided by you! Click below.
It’s that time of year when many people make—and soon break—resolutions. In her January column for The Lutheran, Presiding Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton says go ahead and make those resolutions—but she asks readers to remember that “in baptism God has given us new life, a new year, a new day.
Read her column by clicking on the link below.
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) provided nearly $400,000 in humanitarian assistance to help support ELCA partners who serve the thousands of unaccompanied minors coming to the United States from countries in Central America
Churches across North Carolina donated handmade elephants to children in the foster care and refugee resettlement programs of Lutheran Services Carolinas.
We offer a gracious word of THANKS to Diaconal Minister Sue Setzer, pictured here, for the bi-weekly prayers she has offered in the FORWARD TOGETHER section of Enews. Sue, we thank you for this unique ministry you provided for us. May God bless you richly in the new year.
January 29-31, 2015
Christ Lutheran Church, 4519 Providence Rd., Charlotte, NC
Transforming leaders to take one bold move for the call of Jesus to lead their congregations with: Curiosity, Confidence, Courage, Commitment
Rostered and congregation leaders, I invite you to register for this milestone conference as part of our synod’s FORWARD TOGETHER initiative. What a great way to start a new year in mission. Bishop Leonard Bolick
Curiosity & Confidence - The Rev. Dr. David Lose, the president of Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia; Courage & Commitment - Dr. Andrew Root, the Olson Baalson Associate Professor of Youth and Family Ministry, Luther Seminary.
Peter Mayer, guitarist, vocalist, songwriter
Bring a team from your congregation.
For more information contact:
John Mocko, Director of Evangelical Mission, NC Synod