Category: NIS News

Synod Staff Adjustment

Monday, March 12, 2018 Dear friends in Christ: We are making an adjustment in the synod staff, which will impact the Southwest Conference.  Pastor Mike Clark (pictured) is assuming the responsibilities of synod staff liaison to the Southwest Conference. He will continue his work in the West Conference. Pastor Kurt Nordby, at his request, will …

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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 2, Oregon, IL Registration and Coffee:  8:15 – 9:00 a.m. Program: 9:00-3:00 PM “HERstory—A String of Pearls” Bible Study led by Susan Ekstrand Pastor Diane Dardon will lead the worship Partnership Reports on Rocky Boy …

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Yes, your congregation’s photos are still needed! 

We are looking for photos of folks in worship or involved in acts of ministry within the church building or out in the neighborhood or world! Also needed are current photographs of each congregation’s building or home (inside and out). Can you help? Please send photographs to or use the form at this link to upload photos. Please …

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