Missional Directions

Embrace Passionately a Call to Spiritual Renewal Through: Prayer, Study, Scripture, Worship, Give, Tell, Service

  • Increasing our spiritual practices
  • Emphasis on the call to spiritual renewal from the ELCIC
  • Promoting and using the ELCIC resources for spiritual renewal
  • Promote retreats and gatherings around spiritual practices, i.e. youth
  • Confirmation resources which include parent/student conversations
  • Promoting the One Year Bible

Nurture Relationships With Neighbouring Congregations and the Community at Large

  • Building connections between congregations and synod AND between congregations and congregations, as well as with the communities we are in a relationship with
  • Combined worship services with ecumenical partnerships
  • Pooling resources and playing to the strengths of congregations
  • Investigating and implementing house churches
  • Dialogue with community leaders, agencies and government entities

Strengthen All God’s People for Discipleship

  • Equipping all people by engaging, encouraging, mentoring, and sending out
  • More than about strengthening congregations and rostered leaders
  • Use of Book of Faith resources, mission events, Companion Synod relationship and congregational council leadership
  • Ecumenical leadership events

Celebrate the Abundance of God’s Gifts

  • Reframing attitudes about scarcity to lead to attitudes of abundance
  • Gift inventory tools
  • Fostering hope in the rural setting and small congregations
  • Promote area strategies for ministry
  • Stewardship learning
  • Telling the story of congregational successes

Upcoming Events

  1. Cameroon Celebration

    October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. CLAY 2020 MNO Bus Trip

    August 16, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - August 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Recent Newsletters

October 14th, 10:24 pm

We overate. We underslept. We laughed. We learned. Building friendships and building faith! Thanksgiving Youth Retreat 2019!! #seeyouatLV #myELCIC #MNOyouth at Luther Village Camp ... See MoreSee Less

October 13th, 12:00 pm

50 Years of Thanksgiving Youth Retreats! ... See MoreSee Less

October 9th, 7:55 am

Join in this event to celebrate our partnership with Lutherans in Cameroon, and support our companion relationship! 🇨🇲 ... See MoreSee Less

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