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We are the ELCA Lutherans of Northern Illinois. Bishop Jeffrey Clements welcomes you. We hope these pages provide you the information you seek. Thank you for visiting. All are welcome in the congregations of the Northern Illinois Synod.

NIS News

2018 Synod Trip to India – flyer and information

வணக்கம்! (vaṇakkam! – “Hello” in Tamil)The Northern Illinois Synod is planning a trip to India and our companion synod, the
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NIS Reformation Ordination Worship and Celebration – October 29

Sunday, October 29 4pm St. John's, Mendota The special synod-wide Reformation Ordination Worship and Celebration will be Sunday, October 29, at St. John’s,
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2017 Boundaries Workshop

Save the date: Thursday, November 16 at LOMC from 10 – 4 (more…)
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Congregational Treasurers and Bookkeepers Workshop 2017

October 21, 2017 8:30 am – 2:00 pmFaith Lutheran Church 14206 Flagg Center Road Rochelle, IL  61068Guest Speakers: Thomas Hammar,
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“Come and See” Info Fairs

Are you looking for a deeper faith life? Want to be better equipped for Christian Service? Curious about what
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Embracing Stewardship – a resourcing event for congregations

The Northern Illinois Synod Stewardship Ministry Team is offering a stewardship resourcing event for congregations entitled “Embracing Stewardship.”Pastor Charles Lane
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July/August 2017 Making Christ Known Special Assembly Issue

Special Synod Assembly Highlights Issue This issue is jam-packed with photos from the 2017 Synod Assembly. Visit nisynod.org/assembly/highlights for more photos,
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2017 Professional Leaders Conference

2017 PLC will be September 18-20 Presenters: Karoline M. Lewis and Jonathan Rundman The NIS Professional Leaders Conference is the key yearly opportunity for leaders
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2017 Annual NIS Women’s Convention

Northern Illinois Synod Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 29th Annual Convention Saturday, September 16, 2017 Theme:  "Lifting the Least" Morning Message:  Bishop
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Nursing Project – Tanzania Sundays

The Northern Illinois Synod Council has approved the following Sundays as “Nursing Project – Tanzania” Sundays: May 21 June 19
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