Northern Illinois Synod, ELCA

Walking Together… loving Christ, loving all, for the sake of the world!

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.


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Upcoming Synod Events

  • RMCE Crucial Conversations with Pr. Edie Lenz and Pr. Scott Stephan Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:00 am
  • West Conference meeting Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:30 am
  • First Call Theological Education Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 10:00 am
  • East Conference Meeting Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 9:00 am
  • Central Conference Meeting Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 9:00 am
  • Northwest Conference Meeting Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 9:30 am
  • All Staff Meeting Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 10:00 am
  • Congregational Resourcing Event Saturday, March 14, 2020
  • Northeast Conference Meeting Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 9:30 am
  • First Call Theological Education Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 10:00 am
  • West Conference meeting Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 9:30 am

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