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Church Interpreter Training Institute 2017

Pictured are students of the Church Interpreter Training Institute (CITI), a joint partnership of Lutheran Friends of the Deaf in Mill Neck, New York, and Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The program was held June 25 to July 3, 2017 on the campus of Concordia Theological Seminary with the goal to help student… Read more »

Summer in the Midwest

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a setting of silver. Like a gold ring or an ornament of gold is a wise reprover to a listening ear. Pro 25:11-12 It is 4H time and 4H is pretty big in the Midwest!  Most counties have 4H fairs with all kinds of 4H… Read more »

Calls and Vacancies – Updated July 19, 2017

Vacancy Information This is the latest information available regarding calls and vacancies within the Indiana District congregations.  Please do remember that this information is for your prayers.  Please do NOT contact these congregations about getting a call or offering to be called. VACANT CONGREGATIONS CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL BROWNSTOWN, St. Peter ELLETTSVILLE, Trinity… Read more »

Caring for Those who Serve

The health and well-being of church workers are vitally important to the health and well-being of the congregation, school or agency in which they serve. Healthy workers increase the likelihood that the ministry will be healthy too. The healthier the ministry is, the more energy that ministry (congregation, school or agency) has to make a… Read more »

A good meeting place!

We spend a lot of time trying to find good meeting places. There are some great meeting places, but our best meeting place is when we gather at the Lord’s table!  We may refer to this table and this feast as the Eucharist, Holy meal, Holy Communion or the Sacrament of the Altar, etc. It… Read more »

Calls and Vacancies – Updated July 12, 2017

Vacancy Information This is the latest information available regarding calls and vacancies within the Indiana District congregations.  Please do remember that this information is for your prayers.  Please do NOT contact these congregations about getting a call or offering to be called. VACANT CONGREGATIONS CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL BROWNSTOWN, St. Peter ELLETTSVILLE, Trinity… Read more »

Holy Land Trip Opportunity

Is a trip to the Holy Land on your “bucket list”?  Consider joining President and Mrs. May in January.  For more information click here If you have questions please call either President May or Judy May at the numbers listed.

Lutherans For Life Event in Fort Wayne!

Mark your calendars for September 16th, this fall.  Lutherans for Life is holding their Regional Conference at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, on that Saturday.   The theme is “Hope for Life!”  Go to: www.lutheransforlife.org/conference to register, and get more info.

Would You Consider Bethesda as a Misison Project?

WOULD YOU CONSIDER BETHESDA AS A MISSION PROJECT FOR THE 2017/18 SCHOOL YEAR? For over 100 years, Bethesda Lutheran Communities has served people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We provide for the physical, emotional, vocational and spiritual needs of people who often would have nowhere else to go for help. Can you help us help… Read more »

Vacation Plans?

Are you doing vacation this year?  Whether you vacant at home or travel, I hope you get some down time for solitude and family.  We know that Jesus took such times on a regular basis.  Judy and I hope to get away – maybe escape to Wisconsin for a few days later this summer.  However… Read more »