Office Closed for Holidays

The synod office will be closed December 24 - January 2.
We will reopen with regular hours on January 5, 2015.

Have a blessed Advent and Christmas!

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Wartburg Seminary Seminars

“In the beginning was the Word…”:
The Witness of Scripture…The Heartbeat of the Church

January 15, 2015
9:30 a.m – 3:00 p.m.
Olivet Lutheran Church – Fargo, ND

Presented by Dr. Sam Giere,
Associate Professor of Homiletics and Biblical Interpretation at Wartburg Theological Seminary

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Legislative Chaplaincy Program

For Clergy of All Faith Traditions:

An Invitation to Participate in the North Dakota Legislative Chaplaincy Program

The first day of the 2015 session is January 6. If you are interested in opening a North Dakota legislative session with a one-minute prayer, please see this post.

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Immigration Statment

The Conference of Bishops has been working on a statement regarding immigration. Late last night, we completed our statement. I am proud to be part of a conference which is willing to speak in such a way. I invite you to take time to read the statement and pray for those who find themselves deeply impacted by changes in public policy regarding immigration.

In Christ,
Bp. Brandt

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Ministry Review Congregational Guide

Congregational health involves having a clear sense of purpose grounded in God’s mission, openness to ongoing change needed to live into that purpose, and empowerment of congregational leaders. A ministry review is a time for reflecting together on how ministry is going and what level of health is present for the congregation to carry mission forward and discern what’s next.

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Letter From Bishop Brandt

As a result of the power of the Holy Spirit working through the partnership of the 207 congregations in the Eastern North Dakota Synod, amazing ministry is occurring.

Communities, churches and individual lives are being changed because of you and your partnership with the other congregations of this great synod. [...]

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