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NIS News

<i>Making Christ Known</i> – September October 2018

Making Christ Known – September October 2018

In this issue of Making Christ Known we are highlighting the ministries of deacons, our Ministers of Word and Service. The lay rosters of this church were combined in 2017. Those who had been serving as associates in ministry, diaconal ministers and ELCA deaconesses are now known as deacons.
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2019 Women Leaders Retreat – Walking in the Light of God

2019 Women Leaders Retreat – Walking in the Light of God

Monday, January 28, 1 p.m. - Tuesday, January 29, noon Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center • 1834 IL Rt. 2 •...
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2018 Boundaries Workshop

2018 Boundaries Workshop

Thursday, November 15, 2018 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Trinity Lutheran Church, 1330 13th Street, Moline, IL 61265 $50 per person This...
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Effective Preaching for Today

Effective Preaching for Today

Join the Rev. Dr. Rolf Jacobson of ‘Working Preacher’ fame, and professor at Luther seminary as he discusses the challenges...
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Congregational Treasurers and Bookkeepers Workshop 2018

Congregational Treasurers and Bookkeepers Workshop 2018

October 27, 2018 8:30 am – 2:00 pm Faith Lutheran Church 14206 Flagg Road Rochelle, IL  61068 Guest Speakers: Thomas...
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NIS Women of the ELCA 2018 Convention – Hope for the Homeless

NIS Women of the ELCA 2018 Convention – Hope for the Homeless

All NIS women are invited to the 30th annual NIS Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American Convention on...
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Discovering Hope; Building Vitality in Your Congregation

Discovering Hope; Building Vitality in Your Congregation

The Discovering Hope; Building Vitality in Your Congregation conference is sponsored by the Congregational Vitality Team, ELCA Domestic Mission. The event...
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