Northern Illinois Synod • ELCA

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

Happy Thanksgiving from Bishop Clements

Happy Thanksgiving from Bishop Clements

Bishop Clements wishes each of you a warm and blessed Thanksgiving. Watch his video message. https://youtu.be/-H4Ej17rstY
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November / December 2017 <i>Making Christ Known</i>

November / December 2017 Making Christ Known

The November/December 2017 issue of Making Christ Known is now available for download. Please share the link widely and print copies
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RE-MARK-ABLE Conversations with the Bishop – Fall 2017

RE-MARK-ABLE Conversations with the Bishop – Fall 2017

All RE-MARK-ABLE Conversations begin with a light supper at 6:15 p.m. and continue at 7:00 with the opening devotion and
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Send Us Your Stories!

Send Us Your Stories!

By Pastor Kurt Nordby, Assistant to the Bishop for Stewardship and Development  All around the territory of the Northern Illinois Synod
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CRE Workshop Presenters Sought

CRE Workshop Presenters Sought

2018 Northern Illinois Synod Congregational Resourcing Event (CRE) will take place on Saturday, March 10 at Kishwaukee Community College, Malta, Illinois. Our keynote
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Social Ministry Funding available to help you serve your neighbor!

Social Ministry Funding available to help you serve your neighbor!

Every year your synod mission support dollars are available to support the work you do in your neighborhood to serve
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Looking for Seed Money for a Project?

Looking for Seed Money for a Project?

Each year, the Congregational Life Committee (CLC) of the Northern Illinois Synod awards grants to be used as seed money to inspire
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2018 Synod Trip to India – flyer and information

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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