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…

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…

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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