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Convocation Video

Click “2014 Convocation“ on main menu bar above to watch recorded video of the events in Charleston. Recordings of all sessions are available.    

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Register for 2014 NALC Mission Festival
By July 25, 2014 Read More →

Register for 2014 NALC Mission Festival

Registration is now open for the 2014 NALC Mission Festival, Abida — Hearts on Fire, November 6-8 at Upper Arlington Lutheran Church in Hilliard, Ohio. Registration cost is $100.00 per person.

Illinois mission congregation to dedicate new sanctuary
By September 5, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Illinois mission congregation to dedicate new sanctuary

2 Corinthians 1: 20For all the promises of God find their Yes in him [Jesus]. That is why it is through him that we utter our Amen to God for his glory. 21And it is God who establishes us with you in Christ, and has anointed us, 22and who has also put his seal on read more

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Ohio Disaster Preparedness Training
By August 28, 2014 Read More →

Ohio Disaster Preparedness Training

Disaster Preparedness Training, sponsored by the Ohio Mission District, will take place on October 18th at Grace Lutheran Church in Springfield, Ohio. Cost is $50.00 per person and covers both basic and specialized levels of training. Recognized credentials will be provided. Two levels of training are covered. Level One/Basic provides training in unskilled disaster response read more

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August Newsletter now available
By August 15, 2014 Read More →

August Newsletter now available

The August 2014 issue of NALC News is now available for reading or download. Selected contents include:

By August 15, 2014 Read More →

Reformation Conference at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

The Department of Lutheran Studies at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Charlotte, N.C., an NALC Seminary House of Studies, will host a Reformation Conference on Thursday, Oct. 30. The conference will feature two afternoon lectures at the seminary, followed by a dinner and worship service at a local church.

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By August 12, 2014 Read More →

Election results

The 2014 NALC Convocation elected persons to positions on the Executive Council, Court of Adjudication and North American Lutheran Seminary (NALS) Board of Regents. Click on the post title for links to election results.

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Defending religious charities from President Obama’s order

July 23, 2014: NALC Bishop John Bradosky and General Secretary Rev. Mark Chavez joined with other Christian leaders in signing a statement from the Common Ground Christian Network (CGCN) opposing President Obama’s July 21, 2014 executive order requiring all federal contractors to practice “nondiscrimination” based on “sexual orientation” and “gender identity.” The North American Lutheran read more

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July newsletter now available
By July 15, 2014 Read More →

July newsletter now available

The July 2014 issue of NALC News is now available for reading or download. Selected contents include:

By June 23, 2014 Read More →

Fortnight for Freedom observance

NALC members and congregations are encouraged to join Roman Catholics in the United States in the “Fortnight for Freedom” observance — 14 days of praying for religious freedom in the United States and around the world — June 21 – July 4. NALC Bishop John Bradosky joined more than 100 prominent national religious leaders and read more

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June newsletter now available

June newsletter now available

The June 2014 issue of NALC News is now available for reading or download. Selected contents include:

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Healing Hearts

Healing Hearts

Christ the King Lutheran Church – Yankton, South Dakota When Vicki Breeman, a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Yankton, South Dakota, became the deacon overseeing the Outreach Committee, she was instrumental in helping the congregation focus upon local and regional ministry opportunities. Breeman is constantly on the lookout for opportunities to serve. One read more

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2014 Convocation Registration Now Open
By May 30, 2014 Read More →

2014 Convocation Registration Now Open

The events in Charleston will be live-streamed beginning with the Lutheran CORE Convocation opening worship at 7:00 PM on Monday, July 21st, and continuing through the conclusion of the NALC Convocation on Friday, July 25th.

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NALC Reaffirms Position on Marriage

While state courts offer new interpretations and understandings of marriage, the NALC’s position remains unchanged. We continue to hold fast to the Biblical and traditional understanding of marriage. Please consider the documents below as you offer responses in your own communities. Be assured that we are also developing a strategy and response as this trend read more

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May newsletter now available

May newsletter now available

The May 2014 issue of NALC News is now available for reading or download. Selected contents include:

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IMPACT Canada Youth Event
By April 25, 2014 Read More →

IMPACT Canada Youth Event

Every year, Youth Encounter holds a National Youth Event in the United States called Impact (youthencounter.org/event/impact/).  This year’s event is being held in Cleveland, Ohio in June, which doesn’t work for Canadian kids who are still in school.  Here’s where it gets exciting.  IMPACT is coming to Alberta, Canada!!

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Advent Lutheran Church — Kings Mountain, NC
By April 24, 2014 Read More →

Advent Lutheran Church — Kings Mountain, NC

Advent Lutheran Church of Kings Mountain — the first NALC mission congregation in North Carolina — has purchased 13 acres of land. The congregation was formed in November 2010 and now has 130 members, with average worship attendance of 70 to 75 each Sunday. With the faithful giving of the congregation, Advent moved from part-time read more

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Bishop’s Easter Message

Bishop’s Easter Message

He is not here, for he has risen. – Matthew 28:6     Dear Disciples of the Risen Lord Jesus, As I was praying for you and anticipating the wondrous joy that is ours because of the Resurrection of Jesus, I was reading the Gospel accounts thinking about the mixed emotions that filled the first read more

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April newsletter now available
By April 9, 2014 Read More →

April newsletter now available

The April 2014 issue of NALC News is now available for reading or download. Selected contents include:

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David Yeago joins North American Lutheran Seminary faculty

David Yeago joins North American Lutheran Seminary faculty

Dr. David Yeago has been appointed to the faculty of the North American Lutheran Seminary and Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, as Professor of Systematic Theology and Ethics. “I am honored and delighted to join the faculty at Trinity School for Ministry in partnership with the North American Lutheran Seminary,” said Dr. Yeago. read more

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