Eco-Reformation Project: MNO Encouraging Environmental Awareness

Our Synod is working to promote better awareness of our impact on the environment, and how our faith urges us to care for creation. Check out our Eco-Reformation Project page, and organize a team to take part in the Shoreline Cleanup on June...

Rev. Jason Zinko elected Bishop of MNO!

At Grace Lutheran Church, Winnipeg, on April 28th, 2018, on the fourth ballot for Bishop, Rev. Jason Zinko was elected as the fourth bishop of MNO Synod! He addressed the convention before the last business session was over: "I want to thank you all for entrusting me...

Continuing Education opportunities

Are you looking for Continuing Education opportunities? Here are some coming up in the coming months - check out the links for cost and registration-deadline information... LTS Study Conference, May 1-3, 2018 in Saskatoon Day-long learning event, "Behold I Do A New...

Online resources

Are you looking for resources for your local community? Have you been asked to lead worship or preach, and you're feeling stumped? Here are some recommended resources for worship-leadership (these are external links): -Sundays and Seasons (requires annual...

Young musicians! Apply to be in Prairie Fire!

Prairie Fire is the MNO Synod's youth band! Are you a musician? Are you comfortable with worship leadership, or wanted to learn and be involved in leadership? Apply to be part of the band! The commitment: -weekly rehearsals between September and May -monthly youth...

Compensation Guidelines for 2017-2018

It's Budget Time Again! For Treasurers and Church councils who may be looking for 2018 Compensation Guidelines, they can be found here. See also our page for Treasurers with more...

Accessibility for Manitobans

This applies to congregations in Manitoba The Province of Manitoba is requiring that non-profit organizations fulfill the Accessibility Standard in customer service by November 1, 2018. MNO Synod and Diocese of Rupert's Land presented information on May 9th (see here...

Employment Agreements and Letters Of Call

Our ELCIC has undergone a process of reviewing and updating the Letters of Call by which rostered leaders are engaged for ministry as well as creating Employment Agreements to replace the Memorandum of Compensation. Here, you will find the new Employment Agreements...

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Transitions in the MNO Synod Office

This Summer, we say farewell to Bishop Elaine Sauer, and we welcome Bishop-elect Jason Zinko! Bishop Elaine will be taking a call to an Anglican parish in Winnipeg. Bishop-elect Jason will take office in mid-August; he will be at CLAY, which is taking place in Thunder...

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Cameroon Encounter

CAMEROON ENCOUNTER 2019 Have you ever wanted to travel to Africa? Do you want to meet Lutherans in another part of the world? MNO Synod is seeking participants to join in a trip to Cameroon (Central Africa) to build relationship with our companion synod, Eglise...

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Highlights from MNO Convention 2018

HIGHLIGHTS FROM "BEARING FRUIT ON THE VINE" MNO CONVENTION 2018 Rev. Jason Zinko elected bishop! (see notice here) Pictures of worship services, business sessions, and Friday banquet posted on Instagram and Facebook Archived from the convention: For information for...

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