Clarify

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Clarify


The ELCA confesses the Triune God — Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

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Collaborate

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Collaborate


We leverage the wisdom and gifts of all in our synod, including our partners and affiliates, to bring God’s creative and redeeming Word to the world.

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Cultivate

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Cultivate


We believe when a synod operates as a platform for connections that empower mission, the baptized are released to join Jesus in the restoration of the world.

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Donate

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Donate


Everything we have comes from God. We are caretakers of God’s resources, which he has blessed us with to meet our needs and to allow us to partner with him in meeting the needs of others.

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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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Latest News

08/19/2019

2019-2020 Synod Hymn List ready for download

The new Synod Hymn List is ready for your use as you plan the coming year.


08/19/2019

Letter to congregational employers from Portico regarding upcoming 2020 rates & annual enrollment

Portico’s Board of Trustees has approved health plan and benefit changes for 2020, featuring new ways ELCA-Primary members to save on out-of-pocket costs and strengthen their emotional well-being.


08/19/2019

Portico members in the SOS invited to Pre-Retirement Seminar in Dundee, Michigan Oct 17

The afternoon session (1:15 – 6 p.m.) will walk you through important things to consider as you prepare for retirement – including creating an income plan that works for you, paying taxes in retirement, as well as navigating Social Security and Medicare.

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Upcoming Events

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September 4, 2019

Muskingum Conference Ministerium

Christ Lutheran Church, Cambridge


September 7, 2019

Synod Council Meeting

All Saints Lutheran Church, 6770 N. High St, Worthington, Ohio


September 8, 2019

ELCA God's Work Our Hands Day of Service

Your community

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