Newsletter Sept 2019

August 22, 2019

Newsletter Sept 2019

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RSS South Dakota Synod

  • LIVESTREAM: Installation of Bishop Constanze Hagmaier
    Livestream today's Installation of Bishop Constanze Hagmaier starting at 1:30 PM CT.
  • Constanze Hagmaier to be installed this Saturday as the fourth ELCA Bishop of South Dakota
    SIOUX FALLS, SD – September 4, 2019 – The Reverend Constanze Hagmaier will be installed as the fourth Bishop of the South Dakota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church this Saturday, September 7 at 1:30 PM at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.
  • Rev. Renee Splichal Larson called to serve as Associate to Bishop Hagmaier
    SIOUX FALLS, SD - August 23, 2019 - The South Dakota Synod Council approved today to call the Rev. Renee Splichal Larson to serve as Associate to Bishop Constanze Hagmaier for Candidacy, Congregation and Rostered Minister Accompaniment. Rev. Splichal Larson accepted and will begin her call later in September.
  • Sanctuary Church Body – What does this mean?
    In a key action last week, the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly voted to approve a memorial that declares the ELCA a sanctuary church. The ELCA is the first North American denomination to declare itself a sanctuary church body. As a sanctuary church the ELCA is committed to serving and supporting migrant children and families in […]
  • Dr. Andrew Root to speak at annual Fall Theological Conference
    PIERRE, SD -- Andrew Root, PhD will be the guest theologian at the annual Fall Theological Conference September 22-24 in Pierre, SD. Dr. Root, a professor of Youth and Family at Luther Seminary, will present on "Faith in a Secular Age". Registration for this year's conference is now open with a deadline of September 6.

RSS ELCA World Hunger

  • A Just World Where All Are Fed – and Safe
      “Peace and the end of conflicts are fundamental in the battle against hunger.” – Jose Graziano da Silva, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations For those of us old enough to remember, it is hard to imagine that nearly twenty years have passed since the World Trade Center towers […]
  • God Created Abundantly
        Another blog post from ELCA World Hunger Education Intern Aml Mohamed. In this blog, she continues to seek answers to the three questions posed in her first blog. This blog is a response to her second question: “Why would I care as a practicing Muslim to work at a Lutheran faith-based institution?”    […]