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OUR THEME: JOEL 1:3
I LOVE TO TELL THE STORY…
TELL YOUR CHILDREN OF IT, AND LET YOUR CHILDREN TELL THEIR CHILDREN, AND THEIR CHILDREN TO ANOTHER GENERATION
…OF JESUS AND HIS LOVE..

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SYNOD EDUCATIONAL VIDEO SERIES

Lutheran F.A.Q is a new video series for anyone who wants to dig a little bit deeper into the Lutheran faith. Each video will be about five minutes and answer one Lutheran question. Videos will come with a study guide linked in the description. The videos will be available on our YouTube channel and our website’s Teaching Resources page.

LEADERSHIP FOR FAITHFUL INNOVATION VIDEO SERIES

The South Carolina Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America offers this video series for congregations to model Leadership for Faithful Innovation.

Churches Helping Kids

It just makes sense. Does your congregation have the heart and space to be part of the village that cares for children in foster care? Check out this video to learn about a resource we are putting together as the South Carolina Synod.

What’s Happening

An Inherited Life

An Inherited Life

“I inherited ‘church life’ from my dad,” shared Mary Maercklein. Growing up, she was very active in her church and continued to be involved in churches as she moved around the country with her job in the USDA Forest Service.

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We Pray for the Family of The Rev. James R. Connelly

We Pray for the Family of The Rev. James R. Connelly

The Rev. James R. Connelly, Jr., 89, formerly of Lexington, SC died on April 29, 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama. A Native of Sumter, SC, he was a graduate of Newberry College (1954) and Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary (1957). During his ministry, Pastor Connelly...

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Events

May 18, 2022
  • Staff Meeting
    May 18, 2022  11:00 am - 1:00 pm SC Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 1003 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA See more details

May 21, 2022
  • LCY Convention Workday
    May 21, 2022  10:00 am - 2:00 pm SC Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 1003 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA See more details

May 24, 2022
May 25, 2022
  • Staff Meeting
    May 25, 2022  11:00 am - 1:00 pm SC Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 1003 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA See more details

May 30, 2022

Our Stories

An Inherited Life

An Inherited Life

“I inherited ‘church life’ from my dad,” shared Mary Maercklein. Growing up, she was very active in her church and continued to be involved in churches as she moved around the country with her job in the USDA Forest Service.

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rESURRECTION, CAMERON SUPPORTS SEMINARY & STUDENTS

rESURRECTION, CAMERON SUPPORTS SEMINARY & STUDENTS

Since 1986 and for the past thirty-six years, Resurrection Lutheran Church in Cameron, South Carolina has supported the Lutheran Southern Theological Seminary and its students with an annual unrestricted scholarship. At a recent Sunday morning worship service,...

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People living within the synod territory

Baptized Lutherans in the South Carolina Synod

Congregations and worshipping communities

Companion partnerships with Lutheran Churches in Japan, Tanzania, and Colombia

Mission Partners

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Contact Information

ELCA South Carolina Synod
1003 Richland Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Telephone 803-765-0590
Fax 803-252-5558

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