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The Lay Ministry Foundational Training Program has received a Vital Worship Grant from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship in Grand Rapids, MI. The grant will fund a year-long project in which the Lay Ministry Foundational Training Program will provide quality, ecumenical, affordable online educational courses for a cohort of qualified students seeking to lead small congregations in meaningful worship […]
Download the prayers that we will pray at the opening worship at Synod Assembly. We thank Rhianna Goodrich for preparing them. You are welcome to use these prayers in your congregation’s Pentecost worship as a way of joining the North/West Lower Michigan Synod together in prayer.
In addition to the Synod Assembly offerings for ELCA World Hunger and the North/West Lower Michigan Synod Disaster Fund, throughout the Synod Assembly there will be a money collection for Salem Lutheran in Flint and the Flint Water Crisis.
The Pre-Assembly Book is now available! All rostered leaders and lay voting members are encouraged to read the report prior to Synod Assembly. You may find it convenient to download it to an electronic device or print it and bring it with you. Paper copies will not be available onsite. Synod Assembly Documents: 2016 Pre-Assembly Report […]
Rostered leaders and their families are invited to a day for refreshment and renewal on June 21 at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and Traverse City. This year’s You Matter Day offers the opportunity to explore one of the most beautiful places in the nation–right here in our own synod! We’ll meet at the Visitor’s Center […]