A way of life allowing us to become grateful, generous, loving, hopeful people Sadly, for many stewardship means raising money for church. In the Bible a steward is the manager of another person’s property. This definition can make stewardship sound like a job where we are employed by the owner. But it’s really a fundamental…

“People want to make the world a better place to live. They want to believe that they can truly make a difference for the better. There is embedded in us, it seems, a desire to finish our work on this earth with a sense that we amounted to something. To sum it up, people want…

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?

We’ve moved our synod listserve! Make sure you update your address books

Dear friends, When you reflect on your stewardship ministry, do you ever think about the idea of engagement? Many times we focus on diving into the Bible to define stewardship. We might say that stewardship begins with the belief,assertion or realization that everything belongs to God. We might go from there to build a whole…

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

Rostered Leaders, Candidates and Congregations in Transition: The transition away from formatta filler has been completed and the new system using pdf forms is now live. You can access this new system at community.elca.org and you can always use the “call process” button on the top right hand corner of the elca.org webpage. Below is…

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

GYOBYGOV!! “Give Your Offering Before You Go On Vacation!!” Our Synod’s Stewardship Team suggests that every congregation encourage their members to “GYOBYGOV” – that is to and eliminate the “SUMMER SLUMP” in every congregation and then they can fulfill, or exceed, their Mission Support. Strategic directions for our ELCA includes a churchwide priority to “accompany…

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