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MNO Weekly News - August 14, 2019

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Cameroon Encounter 2019 Follow-up
Invite one of MNO's recent travelers to your congregation! There were four of us who went to Cameroon in March and April. We are ready to share our story! Please contact Pastor Tyler at tgingrich@elcic.ca or call 204.889.3760.



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.

**NEW** World Humanitarian Day
The Lutheran World Federation observes World Humanitarian Day on August 19, 2019. This year together with the international humanitarian community, LWF shines a spotlight on women in humanitarian service. Click here for more information.

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.

ELCIC Mutual Ministry Guide
Click here for the new guide, a resource for congregations and faith communities.

**Updated** Eco-Reformation Project
Click here to read the latest update - How to talk about climate change. Click here for Eco-Reformation page and to take a look at recommended resources and Pastor Dave's recent blog-post!

MNO Youth News

For regular programming, check out our youth page on the synod website!
2019 Calendar

Click here for information about Youth Services.
Fall Youth Retreat
Coming up October 11 to 14, 2019 at Luther Village. More information coming soon, check here.

Around the Synod

Emerging Perspectives
Did you miss the Emerging Perspectives on Ministry event in May? If so, you can watch the videos here. Information about future event will be posted as available.
Lutheran Urban Ministry (The Urban)
Ride for Refuge, click here.
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

In Our Community

Marty Haugen: A Musical Event and Workshop
September 27 and 28, 2019 at St. Benedict's Retreat & Conference Centre. Click here for more information and registration.

Accessibility Manitoba
To ensure employee safety, by May 1, 2020, all Manitoba employers with one or more employees must have a plan to ensure safety and accessibility. For more information, click here.

Employment Opportunities

**NEW** Kinasao Lutheran Bible Camp
Looking for Assistant Director, part time, year round position. Closing date is August 15, 2019. Click here for more information.

**NEW** Martin Luther University College
Applications being received for position of Principal-Dean. Closing date is September 30, 2019. Click here for more information.

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