October 15, 2013

Youth Ministry Networking

Spending time with other youth ministers is an invaluable support in our work with young people. You are invited to join other youth workers from our synod for a time of fellowship, food, networking, prayer, conversation, a devotion and renewal. The locations of the monthly networking luncheon change each month. The luncheons are generally held from 12:30...

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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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October 8, 2013

Parish Secretaries Seminar

Registration is now open for the annual Parish Secretaries’ Seminar October 8-9 at the DoubleTree Resort & Conference Center in Lancaster, PA. The theme for this year’s seminar is “Many Hands Make Light Work.” In addition to workshops on developing office procedures, effective communications and handling volunteers, secretaries will enjoy time for worship, devotions and...

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September 27, 2013

Practice Discipleship – A Kick Off Event

An opportunity for all congregational leaders  to embrace a time to be faithful, thoughtful and intentional  fro ministry in the 21st Century. This event will overview the training classes that are being offered later in 2013 and early 2014. Cost is $40 for all four dates or $15 per person of registering for individual session....

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September 27, 2013

Practice Discipleship – A Kick Off Event

An opportunity for all congregational leaders  to embrace a time to be faithful, thoughtful and intentional  fro ministry in the 21st Century. This event will overview the training classes that are being offered later in 2013 and early 2014. Cost is $40 for all four dates or $15 per person of registering for individual session....

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September 27, 2013

Practice Discipleship – A Kickoff Event

An opportunity for all congregational leaders  to embrace a time to be faithful, thoughtful and intentional  fro ministry in the 21st Century. This event will overview the training classes that are being offered later in 2013 and early 2014. Cost is $40 for all four dates or $15 per person of registering for individual session....

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September 27, 2013

Practice Discipleship – A Kick Off Event

An opportunity for all congregational leaders  to embrace a time to be faithful, thoughtful and intentional  fro ministry in the 21st Century. This event will overview the training classes that are being offered later in 2013 and early 2014. Cost is $40 for all four dates or $15 per person of registering for individual session....

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September 20, 2013

Synod Council Endorses Gold+ Health Benefits

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod Council recommends that congregations and other agencies within the Synod provide health benefits at the “Gold+” level to their rostered leaders and lay employees. “The Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod as part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America recognizes that a commitment to comprehensive health care benefits is an investment in ‘the...

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September 15, 2013

Installation. The Rev. Bryan Penman

On September 15th, Pastor Bryan Penman will be installed as pastor at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Conshohocken. Installation service begins at 4pm and following the service potluck dinner will be hosted by the church.

September 13, 2013

Urban Seeds “Wealth Building”

Urban Seeds, in partnership with the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, is offering a free, six-week “Wealth Building” course that will be held at Tabernacle Lutheran Church, 5843 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, on Friday evenings, 6:30 – 8 p.m., starting on September 13th! The course instructor is Dr. Keith Weigelt, and classes are open to all...

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September 8, 2013

Ordination. Mr. Timothy Ness

Ordination of Timothy Ness, as Pastor, St. Mark Lutheran Church, Clifton Heights  will take place September 8, 2013 at 5pm Location: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 837 Charles St., Torrington, CT.  

September 8, 2013

God’s work. Our hands. Sunday

Join congregations from across the synod and the ELCA in a day of service on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Learn more here.

September 7, 2013

How to Prepare Your Family, Church and Community for Disaster

Learn about: The most  important steps to take to keep your family safe in the midst of a disaster Volunteer  opportunities with groups like Red Cross and Team Rubicon Landscaping to keep your property safer How to organize teams for rebuilding The disaster response process and roles of individuals, communities and government Please register by 9/4/13 by contacting Julia Menzo...

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July 3, 2008

Center City church welcomes homeless

The Welcome Center at Holy Communion Lutheran Church is a safe haven where the city's homeless could step out of the cold and find a place to wash or sleep, to find someone to talk to for a while without being chased. The Welcome Center is not just a feeding program but a place for engagement, and lives are transformed in this sanctuary.