By Rev. Erika Uthe, Director for Evangelical Mission   But [Elijah] himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a solitary broom tree. He asked that he might die: ‘It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life, for I am no better than my ancestors.’ Then he lay down…

  The office of the Bishop is assessing the need as a result of the derecho storm that caused damage in a large part of the territory of the synod on Monday, August 10th. lkslksd You can make a gift online to help relief efforts. 100% goes directly to aid. ;sdlk Give Click here for…

The Rev. Amy Current is elected Bishop of the Southeastern Iowa Synod ELCA   West Des Moines, Iowa (August 7, 2020) – The Rev. Amy Current was elected on the fifth ballot, with 178 votes. The Rev. Erika Uthe received 173 votes.   The bishop-elect Amy Current is currently serving as Vice President of Admissions and…

West Des Moines, Iowa (August 6, 2020) – Over 340 voting members of the Southeastern Iowa Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America are gathering online, August 5th and 7th, for their annual Synod Assembly. Voting members from congregations across the area are gathered under the theme “With a New Song.” The 2020 Synod Assembly…

A Statement of the Southeastern Iowa Synod Council Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Adopted July 18, 2020 In response to the social unrest ignited by the killing of George Floyd on May 25, 2020, and the subsequent cries for racial justice in our nation, and in acknowledgment of the systematic racism that infects our nation,…

Worship Resources There are several new resources for the next few weeks that have been made available recently. Baptism Guidelines Bishop Burk has drafted “” May 31 – Pentecost  Association of Lutheran Church Musicians -Virtual Hymn “O Day Full of Grace”  This collaborative effort is downloadable, streamable, and free use on any of your online…

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