Synod LEAD Event

Be sure to read the Visitor for information regarding the South Central LEAD event scheduled for Saturday, March 14. Registration closes on Wednesday, March 4, and the early bird registration with discounted fees ends Thursday, February 20. Register online at https//

Youth gathering

In 2021, the ELCA Youth Gathering will take place in Minneapolis, Minnesota June 29th to July 3rd. The early Youth Gathering registration closes November 20, 2020. The early registration fee is $350 per person attending. Youth, who are currently in 7th grade, will be eligible to go to the 2021 Youth Gathering, as it is […]

U.S. Census Bureau Looking for Recruits

My name is Chris Zeal, I am a recruiting clerk with the US Census Bureau. I am contacting your organization to let you know that we are actively recruiting for the 2020 Census. While positions are available across the country, the Census Bureau is committed to hiring people to work in the area where they […]

Begin Collecting LWR Kits Early

As the spring/garage sale season begins and before the school sales begin, we will focus on the above needed items. A partial list follows: · mild bar soap · adult tooth brushes · sturdy adult combs · nail clippers · hand towels, dark colors preferred · bath towels (20”x40”, 52”x57”), not real large · diaper pins or large safety pins

Bishop Election Process & Time Line

This process has arisen from consideration by the Bishop Election Task Force, the Synod Council and Executive Committee, and was originally drafted by Interim Bishop Peter Rogness. Over time, as it was reviewed and discussed, changes were made. It has been reviewed and affirmed by staff at the Office of the Presiding Bishop; it has […]