March 2, 2016

‘A New Thing’ revival April 26

SMALL-elca-emblem-150px The ELCA Renewal/Prayer/Revival Team will hold a revival worship on the theme “I am about to do a new thing” (Isaiah 43:16-21) at LTSP Benbow Hall on Tuesday, April 26 at 6:30 pm. In addition to spirited preaching and uplifting music, there will be various stations where participants can receive individualized prayer, anointing, and prayer for...

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February 9, 2016

‘Dust Is Not the Final Word’

WC-table The crosses marked on our foreheads on Ash Wednesday are signs of both life and death. The ashes suggest our eventual return too the dust, but “the dust is not the final word,” says Welcome Church Pastor Violet Little. At an Ash Wednesday service on Logan Park in 2013, Pastor Violet told her flock “What...

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August 18, 2015

Service of Hope and Healing

Welcom_service_HopeHeal The Welcome Church invites you to join us for a Service of Hope and Healing remembering all we have lost these past months and especially those who have died from drug and alcohol related illnesses When: Tuesday, August 18, 1:30 p.m. Where: Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion, 21st and Chestnut To add names of friends and family that...

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April 29, 2015

Worship: The hub of our week

ELCAStacked In her May column for The Lutheran, Presiding Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton reminds us that worship is at the heart of all we do. Despite competition, it should be the “space of our regrouping.” Read her column at www.thelutheran.org/article/article.cfm?article_id=12544.

August 20, 2014

Prayer for Ferguson

Prayer101 Please include the people of Ferguson, MO in your congregational prayers Sunday, using the following petition written by Linda Manson of Living Gospel Ministries, or a similar prayer: God of Peace and Healing, We experience violence and hatred that divides us as cultural groups, ethnicities and nations and we feel we do not have the...

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April 26, 2014

Helping Hands Day

February 25, 2014

Lenten Lectionary Text Workshop with David Lose

Because we all need to preach! Our leader will be The Rev. Dr. David L. Lose who holds The Marbury E. Anderson Chair in Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary, where he also serves as the Director of the Center for Biblical Preaching. He is the author of Making Sense of the Cross (2011), Making Sense of the Christian...

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November 13, 2013

Bishop’s Convocation : The Art and Awe of Sharing the Gospel

Print 2013 SEPA Bishop’s Convocation November 13-15, 2013 Hotel Bethlehem Presenters: The Rev. Jay Gamelin, Pilgrim Lutheran Church, Lexington, SC The Rev. Dr. Alyce M. McKenzie, Perkins School of Theology Learn more and register.

October 11, 2013

Junior High Youth Gathering 2013

Plan now to join us for MIssion 1517: Reformation Then & Now as we explore the life and ministry of Martin Luther, what the Reformation meant to the world in the 1500s and how youth and adults today can also be reformers.  The dates for JYG are October 11 & 12 or 12 & 13. JYG...

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September 22, 2013

Worship Training: Leading the Prayers of the People

Christ Ascension, Philadelphia is hosting workshops for assisting ministers, lectors and those who lead the prayers of the people. The goal is to help people feel confident and prepared to proclaim the good news through these important roles. The workshops will be led by Gail Ramshaw, who has many years of experience in these kinds...

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September 21, 2013

Worship Training: Practicing with Lectors

Christ Ascension, Philadelphia is hosting workshops for assisting ministers, lectors and those who lead the prayers of the people. The goal is to help people feel confident and prepared to proclaim the good news through these important roles. The workshops will be led by Gail Ramshaw, who has many years of experience in these kinds...

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September 8, 2013

Worship Training: Assisting Ministers

Christ Ascension, Philadelphia is hosting workshops for assisting ministers, lectors and those who lead the prayers of the people. The goal is to help people feel confident and prepared to proclaim the good news through these important roles. The workshops will be led by Gail Ramshaw, who has many years of experience in these kinds...

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September 7, 2013

Worship Training: Leading the Prayers of the People

Christ Ascension, Philadelphia is hosting workshops for assisting ministers, lectors and those who lead the prayers of the people. The goal is to help people feel confident and prepared to proclaim the good news through these important roles. The workshops will be led by Gail Ramshaw, who has many years of experience in these kinds...

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August 17, 2013

Convocation 2013: The Art & Awe of Sharing the Gospel

Print Re-ignite your passion for the Gospel and explore ways to light a fire in your congregation at the 2013 Bishop’s Convocation, Nov. 13-15. The Rev. Dr. Alyce McKenzie will help preachers cultivate the imagination to notice God at work in the world and proclaim that good news to skeptics by “making a scene” in the...

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Contact:

For more information about Synod programs and communications, or for help with communications issues in your congregation, contact:
Bob Fisher
Assistant to the Bishop for Communication and Mission Interpretation
267.323.3743
rfisher@sepa.org

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