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Wild Women’s Weekends 2017

This year we celebrate 500 years since Martin Luther and his 95 Theses! To celebrate, NovusWay is offering all 3 of our awesome women’s retreats for a CAN’T MISS deal!

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Epiphany Day Holy Communion

You are invited to worship on Friday, January 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. This Epiphany Day service will be held at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 405 King Street, Charleston.

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Day of Dialogue

The Most Rev. Robert E. Guglielmone, bishop of The Roman Catholic Diocese of Charleston and The Rev. Herman Yoos of the South Carolina Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America invite you to A Day of Dialogue.

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Christmas Eve Broadcast – 2016

This year’s Christmas Eve Service broadcast will be televised live from Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Columbia on WIS Channel 10 from 7pm-8pm on December 24th. The service will also be streamed live on at the same time and be replayed on WIS Channel 10...

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In our prayers: Rev. Dr. Harold Monroe Yoder

Rev. Dr. Harold Monroe Yoder of Columbia, SC, died November 24, 2016, the day after his 94th birthday.

His was a lifetime of service as an ordained (1950) clergyman of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. He spent his career as a hospital and institutional chaplain for the Washington, DC, Council of Churches, Lutheran Hospital of Baltimore, MD, and Richland Memorial Hospital of Columbia, SC. He was a pioneer in the Clinical Pastoral Education movement, training many students to minister to the distressed, sick, dying, and bereaved.

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Wild Women Weekends at Lutheridge 2017

Adult women of all ages will gain fresh vision and strength for the new year. Bring a group to deepen fellowship with women you know, or come alone to find kindred spirits among women from across the southeast. Through the stories of Katie Luther and other Reformation women, we’ll be inspired to meet today’s challenges with a reforming spirit. Songs, stories, crafts, games, bible study, and creative worship – as well as free time to enjoy the beauty of the mountains – make for a wonderful weekend retreat. Let God call you to new adventures; become a Wild Woman at Lutheridge!

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Discover Discipleship Retreat – January 6-8, 2017

What is Discover Discipleship?
It is a weekend away with God. It’s a three-day journey of faith. It’s an opportunity to stop and ask yourself how God might be inviting you to follow him more closely in your walk as a disciple of Jesus Christ. Discover Discipleship is an intentional pause from the busy-ness of life to make room for the Spirit.

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Issues with the Synod Website for Some Users

Over the last month or so, I’ve fielded a few calls about issues, for some, with the synod website. Here is what my research has shown.

In each case, the issues have arisen from operating systems and browsers that are no longer supported by Microsoft.

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