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Stewardship Fair Powerpoints

Stewardship Fair Powerpoints

We heard great things from people who attended our Stewardship Fair this past weekend with Mark Vincent, Design Group International. As promised by Dr. Vincent, his presentations have been made available to you via the download links below. Special thanks to Dr. Vincent for sharing his time and resources with us.        

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  February 8, 2016   No comments
Response to Governor Walker on Syrian Refugees

Response to Governor Walker on Syrian Refugees

Response to Governor Walker: In a polarized political climate where minds are pretty much made up when it comes to politics, I find letters written by church leaders to be less helpful than they used to be. After all, our Governor has a right to his political views and in fact represents the views of […]

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  November 18, 2015   No comments
Lutheran Disaster Response – US Flooding

Lutheran Disaster Response – US Flooding

Sisters and brothers in Christ, The rain may have stopped, but the catastrophic damage from record rainfall in the Carolinas is just being realized. Rivers have yet to crest and unprecedented scenes scatter the state. The flooding has led to the deaths of more than a dozen people, tens of thousands are without power, major highways […]

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  October 6, 2015   No comments

Photo Contest Winners

This past week, we hosted a photo contest in honor of the launch of our new website design. So many people submitted pictures for the contest! The turn-out was amazing and we love seeing pictures of happenings around the Greater Milwaukee Synod. Thank you to everyone who participated. In no particular order, here are our […]

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  October 5, 2015   No comments
Pastor Norma Castillo

Pastor Norma Castillo

I received a call from Pastor Lisa Bates-Froiland this morning. She and Mary Campbell have been in El Salvador for the past week, where they had a chance to visit personally and pray with Pastor Norma. Lisa encouraged me to widen the circle of prayer for Pastor Norma to include the whole synod. Many of […]

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  July 14, 2015   No comments
Opportunities to Serve – Nominations for Synod Assembly

Opportunities to Serve – Nominations for Synod Assembly

Opportunities to Serve The Greater Milwaukee Synod is looking for individuals willing to serve as Voting Members of the 2016 Churchwide Assembly, and to serve on the Synod Council, the Consultation Committee and the Nominating Committee. Information on applying appears at the end of this message. These positions offer the opportunity to grow in the […]

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  March 2, 2015   No comments
Growing Healthy Leaders and Congregations

Growing Healthy Leaders and Congregations

For the past five years, Pastor Chuck Brummond has served faithfully as our synod’s Director of Rostered Leaders,  offering his wisdom gained over 30 years of ministry including his experience as a trained interim pastor. During his time on staff, he has not only coordinated transitions for our congregations and leaders, he has often been […]

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  January 27, 2015   No comments
The Greater Milwaukee Synod Online Directory: Getting Started

The Greater Milwaukee Synod Online Directory: Getting Started

Attention rostered leaders, synod council and synod committee members! We have officially launched our brand new, online photo directory. Below you can learn step-by-step instructions on how to view, log in, edit and print the directory.   Viewing the Directory Using a web browser, you may view the Online Directory at http://milwaukeesynod.ctrn.co/directory You may also […]

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  September 30, 2014   No comments

Mission Support Half Year Report

“THANKS” to 131 congregation of the Greater Milwaukee Synod which sent in nearly one million dollars ($999,273 to be exact) in the first half (February-July) of this year. That enabled our synod to send nearly $550,000 (55%) to our ELCA fulfilling our Lord’s great commission to be witnesses to Him … “To the ends of […]

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  September 8, 2014   No comments