2019 Mileage Rates

Per the Internal Revenue Service, the 2019 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes as of January 1, 2019 will be: 58 cents per mile driven for business use, up 3.5 cents from the rate for

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2018 Synod Assembly Workshops

Synod Assembly Workshops 9:00 a.m. Saturday, June 2 Soiland Humanities Building, California Lutheran University The SWCA Synod Recovery & Spirituality Task Force The issue of addiction often results in shame, silence, and secrecy. This workshop identifies the various stigmas and fallacies that surround this issue; validates and encourages the need

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Bishop Guy Erwin’s Sermon at the SWCA Synod Celebration and Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 14, 2018

Sermon by Bishop Dr. R. Guy Erwin for the Celebration and Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  January 14, 2018 Westchester Lutheran Church, Los Angeles, CA Texts: Micah 6:6-9; Psalm 133; 1 John 4:7-13, 8-21; Matthew 5:43-48
 Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. For

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ACTION Team and Thrivent Support Students at the Annual “Beer and Brats” Oktoberfest!

  Thanks to everyone who gathered at Prince of Peace, Covina on Sunday, October 1 in support of the Action Food Pantry’s annual Octoberfest “Beer and Brats” Scholarship Fundraiser! “Action” stands for “Action Together In One Name,” which reflects the interdenominational nature of this ministry. Supporting congregations include local Lutheran, Episcopalian, Methodist,

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