Crossways Camping Ministries 912 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911 www.crosswayscamps.org  General Description: The Director of Business and Operations directs and coordinates the internal operational activities of the organization in accordance with the policies and procedures of Crossways Camping Ministries. Provides sound oversight for the functions of camp operations, human resources, accounting, program, outreach, registration…

‘Tis the season…to be busy. Everywhere I go, people seem to be ramping up toward that holiday to end all holidays, Christmas. With presents to buy, cards to mail, concerts to attend and prepare for, cookies to bake, etc., etc., this seems to be one of the busiest times of the year. Even in our…

The office will be closed December 26, 2016 through January 2, 2017. We will reopen with regular business hours on January 3, 2017.

By Richard Lindberg, Synod Stewardship Team Once the Presidential campaign was over, I thought email, Facebook, etc. would get back to normal. Then came Black Friday, shop local Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday. Even the ELCA had an email about Giving Tuesday. This is also the time our local church wants my pledge for…

Starting December 15, the Mobility and Candidacy portal will be placed in read-only (no edits) mode. You will be able to view all Candidacy Applications, Decision forms, Roster Leader Profiles and Mobility Site Profile submitted by December 15. The systems are scheduled to be live on January 17. Here are more details: For Mobility: Synods…

If you’ve been in our Greater Milwaukee Synod for much time at all, chances are you have encountered Diakonia. Even if you’re not quite sure what Diakonia is, you likely have run into at least one or two of the 118 graduates in the synod – or the 65 pastors and other rostered leaders who have taught Diakonia…

ELCA WOMEN TENTH TRIENNIAL GATHERING … JULY 13-16, 2017 Minneapolis, Minnesota Time is running out for you to apply for a Triennial Gathering Scholarship The Greater Milwaukee Synodical Women’s Organization is offering four scholarships of $650 ($395 cash plus the $255 Registration). One of these scholarships will be awarded to a first time voting member who…

On Tuesday, November 22, 2016, a federal court issued a preliminary injunction to temporarily block the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) from implementing and enforcing its Final Overtime Rule nationally, pending further order by the court. What does this mean to you? As a result of the ruling, employers currently do not need to comply by…

On Reformation Sunday, October 30, Reformation celebrated its 74th anniversary by planting a flowering crab apple tree on the church lawn. Their hope as they enter their 75th year, and in recognition of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, is to plant or sponsor 75 trees. On the beautiful fall Sunday they processed out of the church…

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