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Until All Are Fed: ELCA World Hunger and Your Congregation

Tuesday, July 71:00-2:00 pm a part of the 2020 Summer Ministry Conversations 821 million people around the world – that’s more than 1 in 10 – can’t access the food they need to live active, healthy lives. So congregations in the Northern Illinois Synod are partnering with ELCA World Hunger to reach communities in need. You are responding to Jesus’ …

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The Five Gifts of Discipleship and Living Out Our Faith

Tuesday, July 211:00-2:00 pm Register by Sunday, July 19 a part of the 2020 Summer Ministry Conversations The Rev. Brenda K. Smith is Program Director for Faith Practices and Book of Faith in the Domestic Mission Unit of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America- Churchwide Office in Chicago, Illinois. Pastor Smith will present an overview of …

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Until All Are Fed: ELCA World Hunger and Your Congregation

Tuesday, July 71:00-2:00 pm Register by Sunday, July 5 a part of the 2020 Summer Ministry Conversations 821 million people around the world – that’s more than 1 in 10 – can’t access the food they need to live active, healthy lives. So congregations in the Northern Illinois Synod are partnering with ELCA World Hunger to reach communities in …

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The Rev. Louise N. Johnson

Director for Leadership Development, LEAD  Louise N. Johnson is a pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, ELCA. She serves as the Director for Leadership Development for LEAD (www.waytolead.org).   Prior to her work with LEAD, Johnson served as the fourteenth president of Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque, IA, where she led the seminary to its largest fundraising …

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2020 PLC (Modified)

The NIS Professional Leaders Conference is the key yearly opportunity for synod professional leaders to experience collegiality and connect with what is going on in our Synod, as well as engage in professional development to further their competency in their congregational ministries. All NIS professional leaders (rostered leaders, seminary students, and paid professional congregational leaders) …

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PLC Monday Evening Supper

Join a group for Monday Supper at 5:00 pm! Members of the PLC Committee will be eating at several restaurants around town. If one of these restaurants sound interesting to you, please sign up using the form below.

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