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Fall Theological Conference

September 20, 2020 5:00 pm — September 22, 2020 3:00 pm
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What's new?

A Statement of the Southeastern Iowa Synod Council Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Adopted July…

Worship Resources There are several new resources for the next few weeks that have been…

By Val Harlynn, Communications I have received several requests in the last few days about…

Ecumenical Leaders re-issue statement about in-person gatherings Denominational leaders from across the state of Iowa,…

Denominational Leaders Unite: Congregations should refrain from in-person gatherings   As denominational leaders in the…

by Val Harlynn, Associate for Communications Online Worship Attendance This week the churchwide organization release…

The Office of the Secretary has developed a FAQ for Remote Council and Congregation Meetings…

By Val Harlynn, Associate for Communications Music and Copyright for Online Worship  Please note this…

We are a church that belongs to Christ. There is a place for you here.

We are a church that believes Jesus is God’s “Yes” to us. Our lives can be a “Yes” to others.

We are the church that shares a living, daring confidence in God’s Grace.

We are a church whose unity is in Jesus Christ, who gathers us around word and water, wine and bread.

We are a church that believes God is calling us into the world---together.