Celebrating the Awe in Autumn “Luther Manor is making available to you the attached PDF poster of Seasonal Inspiration as a way of showing our appreciation for your prayers and partnership in helping Luther Manor fulfill its mission of “Sharing God’s love by enriching the lives of older adults through excellent care, services, and housing.”

Get ready to tee up for Camp Indian Sands’ 8th annual charity golf outing. The event takes place on Saturday, Sept. 14 at Silver Spring Golf & Banquet Center in Menomonee Falls.

shoebox full of photos

Story submitted by Keith Kestner Like many other people you might have this problem. A shoebox filled with family pictures given to you by other family members. Perhaps over the years you have put in some of your own pictures. You know that you should do something about the pictures but you have a hard…

Invitation to Serve 2013 was amazing! Thanks to all who attended, planned, volunteered, lead, sung, played music, danced, served, shared, spoke, laughed and listened!

This is the 8th annual service trip of young adults to New Orleans! Keep up with their trip here. (Newest updates are at the bottom) [View the story “NOLA 2013: Milwaukee to New Orleans” on Storify]

At the Love>Hate event on Saturday, September 22, 2012 over 100 packages of underwear were collected for the Waukesha Hope Center.  Dana Riesterer, Manager of Operations at the Hope Center, was at Love>Hate representing the Waukesha homelessness prevention center, said that underwear and socks are necessities that most people take  for granted but which are…

Dear Caring Adults of the Greater Milwaukee Synod: Welcome Home! Have you dried out? Have you caught up on your sleep? Does it seem strangely quiet? Will you (or your youth) ever be the same? How were you transformed? We prepared for months for the 2012 ELCA Youth Gathering. We each journeyed with our personal…

There are so many positive things to be shared about the 2012 ELCA National Youth Gathering in New Orleans…

Yay for Practice Discipleship Day! Of the three days during the gathering (Justice, Discipleship and Peacemaking) Discipleship day was the most enjoyable in my own opinion. It was so amazing to worship with over 600 other GMS youth and leaders. Though the weather presented some obstacles, the extreme levels of joy and devotion to GOD made the experience…

Bishop Jeff will be joining several other Bishops to raise money for the 100 Wells Challenge. Will you join with him?

Did you know that… the Greater Milwaukee Synod has  Young Adults Traveling to New Orleans as Servant Companions for the National Youth Gathering? Amanda Boerner Megan Borchardt Dan Baldalmente George Hoelzl Brianna Klotz Natalie Klug Mackenzie Kougl Anna Nowicki Lee Rauworth Margo Roell Alyssa Stresing Ben Whalen Tyler Wiese Tiffany Wilson And the Greater Milwaukee…

Many thanks to all who came out  for our final pre-Gathering event and commissioning service at Christ the King, Delafield!  It was great to share the excitement of the upcoming Gathering together with 195 of you!  In addition to a great time together, we raised $584 toward the 100 Wells Challenge.  Many, many thanks to Agape,…

In order to distribute the funds raised by the 50/50 Not a Raffle for the National Youth Gathering, we have created this scholarship form. (Originally, we had planned on dividing the funds between each congregation attending, but with what we raised that would mean each congregation would only receive about $100). This form is for…

105 youth and adult leaders going to the National Youth Gathering this summer came together at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Menomonee Falls to train for the NYG in New Orleans this July. They studied discipleship and did some sensitivity training on homelessness. Below are some photos from this event. Our next training is Saturday,…

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

Invitation to Serve 2012 was a huge success. Here’s some photos from the weekend…

From January 1-10, young adults and leaders from 10 Greater Milwaukee Synod churches and ministries will be traveling to New Orleans for the 7th Annual Greater Milwaukee Synod Young Adult Mission Trip. This trip began in January 2006 in response to Hurricane Katrina, and the devastation caused to New Orleans and the surrounding area. Since…

Do you know a high school sophomore or junior who has served in leadership roles in your congregation or community? Here is a great opportunity

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