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

Download the Guidebook App for the CRE!

Download the Guidebook App for the CRE!

The Guidebook app will be the most up-to-date source for workshops, sessions, and rooms at this year's Congregational Resourcing Event,

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Stories and Photos from India Trip

Stories and Photos from India Trip

See photos from all the India trip participants in this album.

Post times below are in CST. India is 12.5 hours

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“Gifts for Mission” Generosity Sunday, Pentecost, May 20, 2018

“Gifts for Mission” Generosity Sunday, Pentecost, May 20, 2018

From:    Pastor Kurt Nordby, Assistant to the Bishop for Stewardship and Development

Over the rich history of the Northern Illinois Synod,

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Register for the CRE

Register for the CRE

The annual Congregational Resourcing Event will be Saturday, March 10 at Kishwaukee College in Malta, IL.

Find out more about the

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NIS Women of the ELCA Spring Retreat April 28, 2018

NIS Women of the ELCA Spring Retreat April 28, 2018

Mark your calendars for the Northern Illinois Synod Women of the ELCA Spring 2018 Retreat Saturday, April 28, 2018 at LOMC, 1834 S. IL RT

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January/February 2018 <i>Making Christ Known</i>

January/February 2018 Making Christ Known

The January/February 2018 issue of Making Christ Known is now available for download. Please share the link widely and print copies for

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2018 Annual Reports to the Bishop Due February 15

2018 Annual Reports to the Bishop Due February 15

2017 Annual report to the bishop forms for rostered ministers have been posted on the ELCA website.  Download the forms

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Upcoming Synod Events

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