Synod Council Ponders 2014 Budget Deficit

Members of the Northwestern Minnesota Synod Council met on February 21 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church of Moorhead. Council members discussed an array of issues. Significant discussion focused on the financial report for the synod’s 2014 fiscal year (February 1, 2014-January 31, 2015). After three years of growth in mission support giving from the congregations […]

Robert Larson Criminal Proceedings Finished

Dear friends in Christ, Yesterday morning members of the synod staff joined me at the Clay County Courthouse in Moorhead for the sentencing hearing in the case of the State of Minnesota vs. Robert Duane Larson. Before the formal sentencing took place, I was given the opportunity to share a Victim Impact Statement with the court. […]

2014 Synod Assembly Recap

Over 460 voting members and visitors participated in the NW MN Synod Assembly, May 16-17, held in the Olson Forum on the campus of Concordia College, Moorhead. “Faith at Home…At Home in Faith,” the assembly theme, was lifted up in the worship services, a stirring keynote address, and a series of “growth groups” held on […]