Monthly Archives: April 2014

Mission Fund Grants bless our neighbors

In its inaugural year, the Western North Dakota Synod Mission Fund awarded $1,040.   These funds supported 3 outreach projects led by ELCA congregations and groups in Western North Dakota.  Read on to learn a bit about each project and how you could apply

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Watch ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton’s Visit to Western North Dakota

ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton visited the Western North Dakota Synod  on April 23, 2014, as part of a 4-day tour with stops in South Dakota, Western North Dakota, Eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota. While in Bismarck, Bishop Eaton shared her vision of the

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One heart touched leads to generous gift

submitted by Micheal Stein, LSS of ND.  LSS is one of our synod’s partnership ministries.  One Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota program made such an impact on a donor, that she wrote a check for $2 million to the

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Moving Faith Mountains with a Bobcat

Greetings all you congregations that have been involved in Disaster relief.  WE would like to collect stories of congregations, communities and friends that have used or have benefitted from the use of a Bobcat brand skidsteer-loader in helping after a

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Feeding the community in Wilton

Last fall, Sunne Lutheran Church of Wilton embarked on a new ministry in their neighborhood.  After being approached by Bismarck’s Ministry on the Margins and the Great Plains Food Bank, Rev. Paul Schauer of Sunne began working with area residents to determine

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