In our prayers: Sally Lynn Carlson

Sally Lynn Carlson, age 75, of Columbia, SC, passed away on Thursday, October 5th, 2017. Sally was born December 10, 1941 the daughter of Robert and Ruth Ballard. She grew up in Michigan City, IN and graduated from Elston Senior High School in 1960. On December 10,...

In Our Prayers: Tyler Ryan Young

Tyler Ryan Young, 30, passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, as a result of an UTV accident. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, at Hope Lutheran Church, 10154 Old Number Six Highway, Vance, with Bishop Herman Yoos officiating. A Masonic service will...

Why Me? Why Now? Why Not? A Young Adult Discernment Retreat

Listening for God in a Noisy World. With So many voices vying for our attention, how do you learn to listen to the voice of God? Why Me? Why Now? Why Not? is a Young Adult Discernment Retreat running from December 15, 8:00 p.m. to December 17, 10:00 a.m. at...

A Pastoral Letter about Las Vegas

By Herman Yoos, Bishop, South Carolina Synod Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Our words fail us in light of this senseless tragedy that has claimed the lives of 58 persons and has wounded over 500 mostly young adults attending an outdoor concert in Las Vegas....