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NALC Stewardship Resources

The NALC is pleased to offer tools designed to help your congregation with its stewardship ministry. The following video from NALC Bishop John Bradosky introduces our 2016 stewardship theme, “Overflowing with Generosity.”

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Discipleship Moment – August 23, 2016

Pastor Bob Quaintance shares how Life-to-Life Discipleship finds its true basis in the Word of God. From congregational meetings to one-on-one encounters, Good Hope Lutheran Church in Youngstown, Ohio, has seen how the Word of God is powerfully transforming their community.

Discipleship Moment – August 9, 2016

Pastor Dan Powell shares about some of the potholes and challenges that Grace Lutheran in Springfield, Ohio, has encountered along the way as they have transitioned into a discipling culture. Is church membership a “bad” thing? What happens when you discover language changes? Or when you find the problem is yourself?

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2016 Lutheran Week Online Registration Closed

Online registration for the 2016 Lutheran Week events in Anaheim-Garden Grove, California, is no longer available. If you still wish to register for any of the events, please call 651-633-6004 between 9:30AM and 4:30PM Central time.

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2016 Lutheran Week Documents

Documents relating to the 2016 Lutheran Week events are now available for early viewing. These documents will be provided at the events, so there is no need to print them yourself unless you wish to do so.

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Discipleship Moment – August 2, 2016

Pastor Dan Powell shares what a disciple looks like, as Grace Lutheran Church in Springfield, Ohio, continues to wrestle with and walk the journey of Life-to-Life Discipleship. Watch more Discipleship Moment videos here.

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LCC – LCMS – NALC Release Statement on Scripture

July 28, 2016: HILLIARD, OHIO — As an important step forward in the ongoing consultation between representatives of the Lutheran Church–Canada, The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod and the North American Lutheran Church, the participants who represented the three church bodies are releasing their joint statement on Holy Scripture, “God’s Word forever shall abide; A Guiding Statement […]

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Discipleship Moment – July 26, 2016

Pastor Bob Quaintance shares about the importance of discipleship in grand-parenting. “Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” – Luke 13:15 Watch more discipleship moment videos here.

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Discipleship Moment – July 19, 2016

Pastor Bob Quaintance shares one of the ways that Good Hope Lutheran Church’s (Youngstown, OH) thinking has changed as they have intentionally focused on discipleship in the last several years. The heart of the difference for them comes from what Bishop John Bradosky shared: “We are not in search of a mission. The church is […]

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Alternate Hotel for Convocation in Anaheim

The room block at the Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove Hotel has been sold out. Parking at the Wyndham is free for commuters. These hotels are less than one block from the Wyndham:

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Discipleship Moment – July 12, 2016

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Grove City, Ohio, and Pastor Scott Ness share the story of their involvement in Life2Life Discipleship. Focusing on the areas of his own personal life, family, and ministry, Pastor Ness shares the fruit of how this intentionality and focus on discipleship have changed everything.

Discipleship Moment – July 5, 2016

This week’s Discipleship Moment partners with MissionConnect. Pastor Dan Powell shares part of Grace Lutheran Church’s story (Springfield, Ohio) as they have moved from membership to mission. An intentional focus on discipleship has affected the big picture vision down to the smallest of details. Luke 10:39: “She had a sister called Mary, who sat at […]

Discipleship Moment – June 28, 2016

Dr. David Wendel shares an update from life on the road in the NALC: Some of the great joys and struggles that we share as the North American Lutheran Church’s journey continues as a church body.

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Discipleship Moment – June 21, 2016

“Love always has expectations for the beloved.”  Bishop John Bradosky wrestles with the nature of what it means to be a follower of Christ and the challenge of how “good works” can easily be confused in this relationship.  “When the days drew near for him to be taken up, he set his face to go […]

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Discipleship Moment – June 14, 2016

Bishop John Bradosky shares in this week’s discipleship moment about some of the challenges that he has faced personally in intentional life-to-life discipleship, especially that of immediacy. “‘Return home and tell how much God has done for you.’ So the man went away and told all over town how much Jesus had done for him.” […]

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Discipleship Moment – June 7, 2016

“God doesn’t intend for us to wallow in the muck. He intends something different — to get out of that. Our past is gone, and now we have the new life of redemption and renewal.” Dr. David Wendel shares this week’s discipleship moment as we focus on Luke 7:50: “And he said to the woman, […]

Discipleship Moment – May 31, 2016

“Any time, any place, God can use us in a way that’s genuine to show the care and compassion of Christ.” Pastor David Wendel shares an everyday story from his own life and looks at the people God has ‘given us back to’ with the opportunity to share the Gospel. “And the dead man sat […]

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Discipleship Moment – May 23, 2016

Bishop John Bradosky shares more from his recent trip to Haiti — stories of what true hope looks like because of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. “When Jesus heard this, he was amazed at him, and turning to the crowd following him, he said, ‘I tell you, I have not found such great faith even […]

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Discipleship Moment – May 17, 2016

“Joy is about the gratitude that comes from God‘s presence, activity, and the gift of God‘s love in our lives day by day.” — The Rev. Dr. David Wendel shares a deeply moving and profound story from his own life illustrating joy found even in the midst of hardship. “When the Spirit of truth comes, […]

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NALC responds to Canadian wildfires

The North American Lutheran Church is responding to the wildfires in northern Alberta. The fires have forced 88,000 people from their homes and destroyed more than 2,400 homes and other structures in and around Fort McMurray. NALC Disaster Response has sent funds to the Canadian Mission District to assist in responding to those affected by […]

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