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German Festival for St. John’s 175th Anniversary

In celebration of their 175th Anniversary, St. John's Lutheran Church in Columbia City is are hosting a German Folk Festival on Saturday, August 27th from 9 to 5. Featuring the Fort Wayne Tanzer, a professional German Folk dancing troupe, a 1917 Wurlitzer Band Organ,...

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Education Calls and Vacancies 8-15-2022

Newly listed items are now in italicized font. Please contact Kirsten Bohnke at kirsten.bohnke@in.lcms.org with any changes or updates.  Calls Accepted Aaron Rosin (Indiana District) – Concordia, Fort Wayne Brandon Davis (Indiana District) – St. John, Indianapolis...

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Devotions from Eugene Brunow 8-15-2022

Last Shall be First The gospel for this coming Sunday (Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost) is Luke 13:22-30. Jesus and his disciples are still traveling through many towns and villages on their way to Jerusalem.  Jesus is taking every opportunity to teach many as he...

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DOXOLOGY “Take Heart!” Respite Retreat

Step away for a few days this fall for a time of spiritual refreshment, great conversation, and engaging presentations about spiritual resources and psychological tools for you and those you serve! The price is right and the retreat center in Ohio is beautiful! Join...

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The Godly Confess Their Sins

"If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness." (1 John 1:9) (Devotion Drawn from the Old Testament) Non-Christians—and often Christians—have the misconception that only evil and unrighteous people...

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Ordained Calls and Vacancies – Updated August 10, 2022

CONGREGATIONS / RSOs CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL (SENIOR or SOLE): Note: Changes from last week's list are marked in colored font. BEDFORD, Emmanuel-Leesville BREMEN, St. Paul's (Senior) BROWNSTOWN, St. Peter's CRAWFORDSVILLE, Holy Cross DECATUR, St. John -...

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Pews Available

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Columbus is giving away the following Pews: 23 Pews - 12' 1/2" L x 21" W x 3' H 1 Pew - 10' 7" L x 21" W x 3' H 1 Acolyte Bench - 4' L x 21" W x 3' H Please call 812-376-6504 or email dce@stpaulcolumbus.org if you are interested. Please...

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A Letter from President Elect Stuckwisch

Pastor Stuckwisch was elected to his first term as Indiana District president at the district’s 23rd convention, held June 23–24 in Fort Wayne. He was elected on the second ballot. Stuckwisch has served as pastor at Emmaus, South Bend, since 1996 and as the district’s...

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Devotion from Eugene Brunow 8-8-2022

Cause for Division The gospel for this coming Sunday (Tenth Sunday after Pentecost) is Luke 12:49-53. This text goes against the concepts of Jesus bringing peace to the world and the value of family. BUT, it really doesn’t. We will explore what the cause of division...

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Education Calls and Vacancies 8-8-2022

Newly listed items are in italicized font. Please contact Kirsten Bohnke at kirsten.bohnke@in.lcms.org with any changes or updates.  Calls Accepted Aaron Rosin (Indiana District) – Concordia, Fort Wayne Brandon Davis (Indiana District) – St. John, Indianapolis Sheali...

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