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Lutheran Living in South Carolina

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2022 INQUIRER’S DAY OF REFLECTION

This time together is sponsored by the South Carolina Synod and is hosted by the Invitation to Service Committee.

Mission 2023: Tanzania

Meet the people of the Southwestern Diocese of Tanzania No experience necessary! Please join us as the South Carolina Synod returns to visit our Global Companions, the Southwestern Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania. 

Stewardship Symposium

JANUARY 27, 2023, 10:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
In-person and Virtual Meeting.

“FINANCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND EMPOWERMENT FOR MISSIONAL LEADERS”

The Columbia Fireflies and the ELCA South Carolina Synod invite you to Lutheran Night at Segra Park for the Fireflies Holiday Lights!

Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Special Offer: Kids will receive a free hot dog and soda with their ticket

🔗 To access discounted tickets starting at $10 for adults and $9 for kids visit https://www.firefliestickets.com/group/event/lutheran/

Questions? Contact Columbia Fireflies Account Manager, Matt Chernesky at mchernesky@columbiafireflies.com, (803) 888-3015, or visit https://FirefliesHolidayLights.com

Deadline to purchase: Saturday, December 3, 2022

What’s Happening

We Pray for the Family of The Rev. Dr. Larry S. Long

We Pray for the Family of The Rev. Dr. Larry S. Long

The Reverend Dr. Larry S. Long , beloved husband to Bonnie Roof Long passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, November 24, 2022. He was born May 20, 1940, in Lexington, SC to the late Harold E. Long and Pauline McLendon Long. Surviving are his wife of almost 60...

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We Pray for the Family of The Rev. Robert (Bob) G. Coon

We Pray for the Family of The Rev. Robert (Bob) G. Coon

The Reverend Robert G. Coon (Bob), 76, devoted husband of 54 years to Ann Barker Coon, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, November 18, 2022. Born in Lincolnton, NC, he was the son of Nellie Brown Coon and the late Robert Clarence Coon. Bob attended...

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Stewardship Symposium 2023

Stewardship Symposium 2023

January 27, 2023, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. In-person and Virtual Meeting: Registration opens October 24, 2022 Stavros Auditorium, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary of Lenoir-Rhyne University 4201 North Main Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29203 “Financial...

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Recent Editions of The South Carolina Lutheran eNews


Events

November 29, 2022
  • Inclusiveness Network Book Study
    November 29, 2022  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm See more details

November 30, 2022
  • Staff Meeting
    November 30, 2022  11:00 am - 1:00 pm SC Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 1003 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA See more details

December 6, 2022
  • Candidacy Committee Meeting
    December 6, 2022 - December 7, 2022   See more details

December 7, 2022
  • Candidacy Committee Meeting
    December 6, 2022 - December 7, 2022   See more details

  • Staff Meeting
    December 7, 2022  11:00 am - 1:00 pm SC Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, 1003 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA See more details

December 8, 2022
  • Inclusiveness Network
    December 8, 2022  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Zoom See more details

December 11, 2022
  • Inquirer's Day of Reflection (Zoom)
    December 11, 2022  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm See more details

Our Stories

Miriam Circle at Mt. Horeb supports newberry nursing

Miriam Circle at Mt. Horeb supports newberry nursing

The Newberry College Department of Nursing has received a $500 donation from the Miriam Circle Women of the ELCA at Mt. Horeb Lutheran Church, Chapin, SC. Dr. Jenny Lindler, Directory of Nursing, and Dr. Jerry Alewine, Dean of the department, accepted the check from...

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A Companion Synod Story: Tanzania

A Companion Synod Story: Tanzania

I was on a health care mission in Southern Highlands of Tanzania, Africa. A make shift dental operatory had been set up for me consisting of a chair borrowed from local villagers and a benched carved out of a tree. A sugarcane fence had been constructed to keep the...

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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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