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  1. From the PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... which we live. And there is also comfort in knowing that because the Church exists well beyond the genuine Lutheran Church, we will also find truth spoken by others. And when we do, we are free to heartily and gladly acknowledge it as such. . . . ...

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  2. Should Christians Favor Death Penalty?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... Assemblies of God and Mormons do not have an official position on death penalty. Southern Baptist and the Lutheran church - Missouri Synod favor death penalty. Although denominations may hold official positions on death penalty, individual members ... 1 comment

  3. Nonprofit Times Magazine Recognizes Lutheran Services in in Annual Power & Influence Top 50 ListRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... of top charitable groups, and has a combined revenue of $21 billion. LSA is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS). To learn more, please visit www.lutheranservices.org.

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  4. Twin Cities minister hopes to marry churches with collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Star Tribune

    ... benefit from one another. If all goes as planned, the first two "campuses" will open next month at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Coon Rapids and Spirit of the Lord in Minneapolis, with room for up to 25 students each. So far, though, only three people ...

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  5. Esther ButterfassRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Herald Journal

    Esther M. Butterfass, age 102, of Waverly, passed away Saturday morning, July 25, 2015, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. Esther was baptized Nov. 24, 1912, at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hooper Township, NE, by the Rev.

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  6. William and Sharon HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    William and Sharon Harris Bill and Sharon celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a vacation at Red Rock Ranch, Jackson Hole, Wyoming with their children and grandchildren. The couple wed on July 31, 1965 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Toledo, Ohio.

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  7. Edwin Conrad William LeidingRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Sentinel

    Edwin Conrad William Leiding, age 96, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at his home concluding a 10-year journey with Parkinson's disease. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley, Ariz.

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  8. Our Opinion: Tupelo's recovery reveals extent of work requiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Newms360.com

    ... on North Clayton, a major rebuilding of St. Luke United Methodist Church shows strong progress. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod), adjacent St. Luke on Lawhon, was heavily damaged but is back in its sanctuary and other facilities. An EF3 ...

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  9. Gordonville church observes 150th anniversaryRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | KFVS12

    Guest preacher at the 10:15 service will be the Rev. Dr. John Wohlrabe, 2nd VP of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

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  10. Minnesota in One ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    I had someone tell me "why doncha go back to California if you don't know how to drive" in the most stereotypical Minnesotan accent I've ever heard a couple of weeks ago . They were mad that I waited two seconds at a stop sign rather than jump out in front of someone who had the right of way.

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  11. Lenoir teen's letter to Detroit wins big audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... Mattheis and her dad, Phil Mattheis, traveled to Detroit with thousands of Lutheran teens for a Evangelical Lutheran Church in America National Youth Gathering. The convention occurs every three years to bring teens from all over the U.S. together ...

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  12. Freethought: Born on This Day - Thorstein VeblenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... reference to the Bible, the divinity of Jesus, redemption, and the interpretation of the Scriptures by the Lutheran church. "He answers about as follows: The historical content of the Bible must naturally submit to the same criticism as all other ...

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  13. Lutheran Pastor Ron Nitz and his contributions will be missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Seward City News

    The Seward community and congregation of Seward Resurrection Lutheran Church gave a fond sendoff to Pastor Ron Nitz and his wife Jackie last Sunday afternoon. They're moving to Yakima, Washington, after more than six years in Seward in order to be closer to their son, daughter and grandchild who live in nearby towns, and a step closer to Ron's eventual retirement.

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  14. Edwin Conrad William Leiding May 23, 1919 - July 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Estherville Spirit

    Edwin Conrad William Leiding was born to William Henry Leiding and Bertha Marie Leiding on May 23, 1919 near Ceylon, MN . He was baptized and confirmed into the Lutheran faith at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Wilbert, MN.

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  15. Resurrection Lutheran Church welcomes new pastor SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Madison Courier

    ... with a master of divinity and honors in Old Testament. He completed a pastoral internship at Evangelical Lutheran Church in Frederick, Md. and served as vicar of Bethany Lutheran Church in Boone, N.C. He was ordained as a Lutheran pastor in his ...

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  16. How racially diverse are religious communities?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Examiner.com

    Recent events like the shootings in a church in Charleston, questionable shootings by police, and the rise of the #BlackLivesMatter movement have highlighted the issues of race in our nation, and lifted up awareness of how much our communities are still segregated. For many years, it's been said that "Sunday morning is the most segregated hour of the week," pointing out that religious communities do not come out looking much better than the neighborhoods surrounding them, and in many cases are even worse.

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  17. David Jacoby welcomed as new pastor at Fitchburg's Messiah Lutheran ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Jacoby, 28, was ordained Sunday as pastor of the Messiah Lutheran Church in Fitchburg. He is replacing retiring Pastor Phillip Alexander, and as it was for Alexander many years ago, Messiah is Jacoby's first congregation.

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  18. Enderle, Elata "Stevie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The News-Messenger

    ... and James MacAfee; and may step-great-grandchildren.. She was a devout Lutheran and was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Huron. Stevie and Chuck enjoyed family, friends, and traveling. She loved reading and as the family loved to tease her about, ...

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  19. Lutheran group celebrates decades of ND prison ministriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Greenwich Citizen

    An organization with roots in the American Lutheran Church is celebrating four decades of spiritual retreats, which includes hosting prison ministries throughout North Dakota. The Kogudus organization is celebrating its 40th anniversary this summer and for more than 35 of those years its volunteers have entered prisons to offer biblical instruction to inmates.

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  20. William and Sharon HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    William and Sharon Harris Bill and Sharon celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a vacation at Red Rock Ranch, Jackson Hole, Wyoming with their children and grandchildren. The couple wed on July 31, 1965 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Toledo, Ohio.

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