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Urban Spelunking: Grace Lutheran Church
Pasto James Huebner has been at Grace since 1982. Coincidentally, his uncle was also pastor there in the 1950s and '60s.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Lutheran church officials, Commack neighbors face off on immigrant children's housing
Commack resident Elif Binger speaks during a public meeting at the Commack Branch of the Smithtown Public Library to discuss the possibility of housing a shelter for immigrant children at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Commack on Aug. 19, 2014 A public meeting Tuesday night about a proposal to temporarily house immigrant children at Holy Cross ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Women's retreat opportunity with Rejoice! Lutheran
Rejoice! Lutheran Church in Hudson, is sponsoring a relaxing and faith-filled Women's Retreat to the Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Center in Bemus Point, N.Y. The weekend retreat will be Oct. 10 starting at 8 p.m. and will conclude at about noon on Oct. 12. This year's theme is "The Power of Prayer" and is based on the verse, "Hear my prayer O Lord; ... (more)
NY church backs out of federal plan to house illegal immigrant...
June 18, 2014: Children detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Antigo Daily Journal
Volunteers will once again congregate at the First Estonian Evangelical Martin Luther Church outside Gleason this weekend.
Community backlash after Long Island church offers to put up...
A community in Long Island have reacted furiously to a reverend's proposal to house illegal immigrant children in his church.
Marvin G. Lucht, 82
A funeral service for Marin G. Lucht of Jackson took place Aug. 16 at Salem Lutheran Church in Jackson with the Rev.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lutheran bishop hits road to help people
While the worldwide number has dropped significantly in the past two decades, 842 million people still do not have enough to eat on any given day - a statistic Lutheran churches nationwide have combated for years.
Minot Daily News
Orlin was born to Richard and Esther Irene Moen Oium at the home of Mrs. Shipman in Towner on August 9, 1934.
Diverse Alien Kids May Be Dumped on Long Island
Far from the blighted border, residents of small communities across America are learning that the government has big diverse plans for them.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Elizabeth B. Carlson
She was a 1946 graduate of Cassadaga High School and earned a bachelor's degree in education from Fredonia College.
St. Paul pastor's pulpit? A food truck
There are a couple of clues that the mobile kitchen parked every Thursday at lunchtime on Payne Avenue on St. Paul's East Side this summer isn't just another food truck.
Elderly churchgoers in Perry County reflect on the past
Ken Morrow, 98, and Helen Bender, 96, have become the oldest members to attend sister churches in the Blain/Loysville area.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Erie Times News
Environmental workshop in Erie to teach about caring for creation
Replacing an incandescent bulb with an energy-efficient one is a way of saving money.
The Victoria Advocate
Polka-style worship returns for fourth time at First English Lutheran
The Polka Spirit Band of United Evangelical Dr. Martin Luther Lutheran Church in Shiner, returns for its fourth year of leading polka-style worship at First English Lutheran Church, 515 N. Main St., Sunday at both its 8 and 10 a.m. service.
The La Grande Observer
Church Highlights: Aug. 15, 2014
The LaGrande Observer is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
Wrong turn opens door to worship-institute theme
Attendees who enjoyed this year's Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music at Concordia University, Nebraska July 28-31 likely were unaware that the event's theme emerged from choosing a wrong door at The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod's International Center in St. Louis.
The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
McMiller installed as OIM's director of recruitment
The Rev. Dan McMiller was installed Aug. 14 as director of recruitment for the LCMS Office of International Mission during a service in the chapel of the Synod's International Center in St. Louis.
Your Offering, Changing Llives
When your congregation designates a portion of your weekly offering to be set aside for Mission Support, what do those dollars do? In this video, hear from Rev.
McHendry: Women slowly making inroads as clergy members
My father was a Presbyterian minister for 52 years. He served churches from Ohio, where I did most of my growing up, to Florida, where he retired after serving a church in Clearwater for 27 years.