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MNO Weekly News - October 2, 2019

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MNO News

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 and here is an article from the Winnipeg Free Press!

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.
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.


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 deadline is now passed.)

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

ELCIC Weekly Bulletin Covers
2019-2020 Canadian Bulletin Series (series begins on December 1, 2019). Deadline for orders is October 18. Click here to order.
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

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

None at this time.

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