Char Grant (St. John, Fargo) has designed a backpack style book bag for LWR School Kits. Using upholstery fabric samples with grommets, Char offers a step-by-step tutorial for sewing the bags. Download the pattern (download pdf file) and share it with others in your congregation. Thanks Char!
» Download: 25 + 28 + 22 = :) Sermon (download .pdf file) A sermon by Bishop Rindy for congregational use on May 15, 2011 Based on Matthew 25:34-40 (external link) This weekend, the congregations of our synod are gathering in Fargo for our annual assembly. As we and they gather, we do so around the theme, [...]
from Bishop Bill Rindy There are extremes in life which cause one to appreciate the amazing giftedness of life. They often come under the forms of opposites: pain/pleasure; toil/leisure; death/resurrection to eternal life. Cloudy days make us appreciate the sunny days more. Winter causes us to hope for the days of summer; the heat of [...]
» Download: Preparing For Disaster Bulletin Insert (download .pdf file) With the updated flood forecasts, the probability of flooding in several regions of North Dakota is rising. Here are a few suggestions of what you can do to prepare to minimize your loss during a natural disaster:
This entry is part 13 of 28 in the series God in Full View in North DakotaA Response to the Proposed ELCA Statement on Genetics Submitted by Sarah E. H. Lovas, Our Savior’s Lutheran Church – Hillsboro, ND » Download: Humans as Stewards Letter (download .pdf file) I am writing this letter in response to [...]
We live in a time of anticipation. We have taken time to give God thanks for abundance we have received, while at the same time we prepare to meet Jesus. In this Advent season, we live between Jesus’ first coming and his final appearing as King of Kings and Lord of Lords. We are people [...]