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Southern Ohio Synod e-bulletin for the Week of June 19, 2019

Stronger and better together: 
Joining Jesus in the restoration of the world! 

Synod News

Southern Ohio Synod Assembly summary of actions and events--2019

The Spirit was on the move and felt by all in various ways and at various times throughout our assembly. Read this summary to find out what happened.

   Thrive T-Shirt Picture Eaton and Dillahunt


Dayton Tornado Damage  


Presidential disaster declaration issued for Ohio

Ohio was awarded a presidential disaster declaration for individual assistance (IA) today for 10 counties that were impacted by the Memorial Day tornado outbreak.


Steps for Your Congregation to Participate in Thrive

There was a lot of excitement at the Synod Assembly about the Thrive Campaign and how it will benefit congregations and rostered leaders of the Southern Ohio Synod. Here are steps every congregation is asked to take in order to seriously consider taking part in the campaign … and join in the growing excitement.


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June 2019 Pp Cartoon  

Parish Paper for June 2019 ready for download and sharing--'Overcoming volunteer burnout by building capacity'

Vital congregations reach out to strengthen the communities where they are located. But where do congregations get the strength for mission?


Elizabeth Eaton Presiding Bishop ELCA  

Download and read Bishop Elizabeth Eaton's column in the June issue of 'Living Lutheran'

Gathering, word, meal, sending. 


ELCA introduces 60-day gun violence resource

“A 60-Day Journey Toward Justice in a Culture of Gun Violence."

  4color Elca Globe




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