From the Bishop's Desk

This fall most of us will participate in special worship services where we will ritually and prayerfully commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Some of these services will be “Lutheran specific” events in our congregations and ministry areas. Others will be broadly ecumenical and... full post »


We challenged ourselves to plant 150 olive trees before November 1st.  We are pleased to say that as of September 1 we collected enough funds to sponsor 150 trees, our goal.  When the goal was announced many said it was impossible but the congregation came through!

We had this tree in... full story »