Welcome to the Mitten Synod!


Whether you are exploring the Christian faith, the Lutheran tradition, or what it means to become part of a faith community -- or you are a leader looking for information or help, we seek to partner with and serve you.  If you do not find what you are looking for here, please feel free to contact the Lansing office. 

The peace of Christ be with you!

The Rev. Craig Alan Satterlee, Ph.D., Bishop   

Read Bishop Satterlee’s most recent letter 


2015 Compensation Guidelines are coming soon! Check back for more information!

Check out our new interactive map! Locate congregations, find contact information, and more!

Attending the Autumn Leadership Event? Be sure to explore Traverse City! Learn more here

Registration closes October 10th!  October 19-21: Two by Two: Making Connections between Congregations and Community, Autumn Leadership Event, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Traverse City      Register

Registration closes October 12th! October 25: Welcoming the Children: NWLMS Fall Worship Conference, 9:30am-4pm, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Mt. Pleasant, MI  More info and registration

Register today! Small Group Leader Training Sessions, More info

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