MNO Weekly News-September 18, 2019

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Did you know...? It is the 400th anniversary of the first Lutheran worship service in North America, and it happened in MNO! Click here to read more.

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.

Cameroon Celebration
Friday, October 25 - 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. - Lutheran Church of the Cross. Click here for event details.

ELCIC Mutual Ministry Guide
Click here for the new guide, a resource for congregations and faith communities.
**NEW** Compensation Guidelines
The section regarding pulpit supply in the MNO Synod Compensation Guidelines for Rostered Ministers has been clarified. Click here for the latest guidelines.

National Convention 2019
"Called To Journey Together" was the theme. Click here for highlights of this summer's ELCIC convention.

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.

**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. Registration forms available here. Registration due this coming Tuesday, September 24.

U of W Campus Ministry
Anglicans, Uniteds and Lutherans are working together as "Peace Seekers - U of W" - if you're on campus, join in!

Around the Synod

Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) Annual Meeting
September 22, 2019 - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at CLWR Warehouse. Special guest - Dr. Mary Jo Leddy. Click here for more information.
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

In Our Community

Shaping a Just Canada - Citizens for Public Justice National Tour
Tonight - Wednesday, September 18 - 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. - Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg. Exploring key federal election policy issues. Click here for more information.

Camino Manitoba Walk
This Saturday, September 21 - beginning at 9 a.m. at St. Mary's Road United Church. Click here for event details.

Prayers for the Earth and Global Climate Strike - September 27, 2019
Prayers for the Earth - 10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. - Two locations: All Saints Anglican and Disciples United. Click here for more details.
Global Climate Strike - Noon - 5 p.m. at the Manitoba Legislature. Click here for event details.

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.

Luther Home Fundraising Event - Sisters of the Holy Rock
Sunday, October 6 - 7 p.m. - Seven Oaks Performing Arts Centre, Garden City Collegiate. Tickets are $25 each. Click here for more information.

Employment Opportunities

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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