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MNO Weekly News - March 20, 2019

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Emerging Perspectives on Ministry II
A continuing education opportunity for rostered ministers. May 7 and May 8. For more information, and to register, click here.

Lent with the Lutherans
Click here for a listing of Lenten services. Please contact the office to be included on this "Lent with the Lutherans" page.

Anglican/Lutheran Residential Study Conference
June 9 to 12, 2019 at Wilderness Edge Conference Centre, Pinawa, Manitoba. Registration now open, please click
here.


Cameroon Appeal 2019
Our Synod has a long-standing relationship with the Lutheran church in Cameroon (EELC). This year we ask for your prayerful and financial support of our appeal. See our web page for more information and resources.

Prayer Requests
Pastor Leslie Poulin, who has been diagnosed with cancer and is awaiting treatment.

Pastor Donna Smalley, who had major surgery on February 26, at HSC.

Please continue to keep Pastor Leslie and Pastor Donna in your prayers.



Eco-Reformation Project
Take a look at recommended resources and blog-posts! Click here for more information.
Did you know that there is a "Season of Creation" that is encouraged in our church-year? There are resources available; click here for more info. Click here for ELCIC's page.


Acts of the MNO
Does your congregation have a creative idea for serving the community and connecting with new partners? Click here for some ideas that other communities have engaged. Click here to apply for an Acts of the MNO grant.

MNO Youth News

For regular programming, check out our youth page on the synod website!
2019 Calendar
Click here for information about Youth Services.
Youth Covenant
Please take a look, here, and respond and make use of this covenant!

Around the Synod

Blanket Exercise
Blanket Exercise at Grace Lutheran. Wednesday, April 10, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Click here for more information. Registration required, space is limited, call (204) 661-2562 or e-mail michellemcconomy@hotmail.com. For more information about the KAIROS Blanket Exercise, click here.

Lutheran Urban Ministry (The Urban)
To make a donation and to see a list of other items required, click here.
Available meal team dates, click here.
For more information please contact rhonda@theurban.ca

Lutheran Theological Seminary
Winter newsletter, please click here.
Annual Study Conference brochure and registration is now available, please click here.

In Our Community


**NEW** Manitobans for Bill C-262: Supporting Indigenous Human Rights
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7pm to 9pm at Marpeck Commons, Canadian Mennonite University. Please click here for more information.

Interfaith Dialogue on Truth and Reconciliation
Monday evenings until April 1. Please click here for more information.

Employment Opportunities

**NEW** Lutheran Theological Seminary Saskatoon - Director of Communications and Development
Please click here for more information. Applications will be considered starting March 29, 2019 and until an appointment is made.
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