UNDER THE GUN

UNDER THE GUN An EPIX Original Documentary executive produced and narrated by Katie Couric and directed by Stephanie Soechtig. Presented by the Synod Justice Team Joint Gun Violence Prevention Task Force UNDER THE GUN examines the events and people who have kept the gun debate fierce and the progress slow,

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Lutherans in the Holy Land

Lutherans in the Holy Land The Synod Assembly will be preceded on Thursday, June 2 by a Day of Learning, featuring a series of workshops centered around our assembly theme of “Church Together: Welcoming the Stranger.” Register for this year’s Day of Learning here.  Workshop Leader: Lana Norton Chair, Middle East Peace

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Welcoming Central American Refugees

Welcoming Central American Refugees The Synod Assembly will be preceded on Thursday, June 2 by a Day of Learning, featuring a series of workshops centered around our assembly theme of “Church Together: Welcoming the Stranger.” Register for this year’s Day of Learning here.  Workshop Leader: Alexia Salvatierra Coordinator, Guardian Angels Project Central

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Welcoming the Stranger: Becoming a Dementia Friendly Congregation

Welcoming the Stranger: Becoming a Dementia Friendly Congregation  The Synod Assembly will be preceded on Thursday, June 2 by a Day of Learning, featuring a series of workshops centered around our assembly theme of “Church Together: Welcoming the Stranger.” Register for this year’s Day of Learning here.  Workshop Leader: Nancy Gordon Director,

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Growing in God’s Garden

2nd through 6th graders gathered at Luther Glen Camp the weekend of April 15 – 17 for the 2016 Elementary Youth Gathering, “Growing in God’s Garden.” They experienced crafts, games, the many animals at the Luther Glen farm, worship, Bible study, campfire, camp food, and a whole lot of fun.

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Deportation Protests during Holy Week

Together with other community religious leaders, Bishop Guy Erwin participated in a public demonstration on March 23, Wednesday of Holy Week, protesting the deportation of Central American mothers and children who have sought refuge in the United States from the criminal gangs that threaten them at home. Rooted in the

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