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Free educational webinars


Did you know that Augsburg Fortress and sparkhouse offer a number of free educational webinars every week? Webinars are usually 30-60 minutes in length and are open to everyone.

View all webinars at: GatherLearnLead.org

And did we mention they’re free?

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Spin-A-Thon in Memory of Rev. Walter Hermanns

Spin-A-Thon in memory of Rev. Walter Hermanns

Please join Holy Spokes and the Racine Family YMCA for a Spin-A-Thon to raise money for the National MS Society-Wisconsin Chapter in Memory of Rev. Walter Hermanns

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Lunch with Joe Ellwanger, author of “Strength for the Struggle”


Join us Thursday, July 24 for lunch and conversation with Rev. Joe Ellwanger at Hephatha Lutheran

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Luther Manor is Happy

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Inspired by Pharrell Williams’ hit song residents of Luther Manor Retirement Community show their “happy” side. This video was directed by Terrace resident Rusty Tym and …

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Celebrate “God’s Work Our Hands Sunday” with FREE MKE


FREE MKE FOOD RESPONSIBILITY THROUGH EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT – MILWAUKEE A local area strategy of the Greater Milwaukee Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. …

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Remembering Oak Creek


I was privileged to be at the federal courthouse in Milwaukee last Friday

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“Gods work, Our hands” Sunday


On Sept. 8, 2013, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America – 4 million members in nearly 10,000 congregations – will have an opportunity to celebrate together …

What is happening with Good Shepherd, Milwaukee?


Dear Greater Milwaukee Synod, I have received several questions as of late about what is happening with the congregation and building of Good Shepherd, Milwaukee, so …

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July update from the Synod Stewardship Team


Dear Steward Leaders, “Blessed are those who trust in the Lord, whose trust is the Lord. They shall be like a tree planted by water, sending …

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A Choral Music Summer Event at Mount Carmel Lutheran Church


Choral Music for the Church Year A Repertoire Session for Directors and Singers Mount Carmel Lutheran Church 8424 W. Center Street Milwaukee, WI, 53222 Tuesday, August …

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LSTC now officially a Reconciling in Christ seminary


Press release from Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago At its May 2012 meeting, the Board of Directors of the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago …

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Campus Ministry Sunday


On Sunday, April 29, 2012, the Greater Milwaukee Synod of the ELCA will celebrate Lutheran Campus Ministry! Take a look and see what is happening in LCM on the campus of Marquette University and University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee.

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New Wind Folk School is an exciting choice for your summer plans – August 5-11


Register today!

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Luther Manor staff members recognized for employment milestones

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Employees of a non-profit senior living community were recently honored for the years they’ve dedicated to providing service to older adults.

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First Annual 50/50 This Is Not A Raffle

This is not a raffle ticket

Stewardship can be fun! Learn about our first annual 50/50 this-is-not-a-raffle from Bishop Jeff

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Looking for a lenten retreat?


From Kettlewood Retreats Are you familiar with the ancient practice of Christian discernment? Would you like to learn long-established ways to make Spirit-inspired decisions and choices? …

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We are a church able to do more together than we are as individual congregations. Here is how you can join me in continuing support of the work of the church…

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Celebrate a special occasion with a commission​ed music piece for your church or organization

Commissioned music piece

In response to the financial crisis of DWP, Dr. Abe has offered to compose a hymn or anthem for any church which would like to commemorate an anniversary or other significant occasion; the proceeds to support the music ministry of DWP.

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