On Friday, January 31 learners from across the South Carolina Synod gathered at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary (LTSS) in Columbia for the annual Stewardship Symposium.
The program has a good prognosis heading into its second decade
Spiritual direction is the practice of listening with another for the movement of the Spirit in their life. A centuries-old Christian tradition, it has largely stayed rooted in the Roman, Eastern, and Anglican community. Somehow, it fell off the Protestant “radar” for far too long.
What are you listening for these days? Right now, and for the next nine months, we are all being bombarded by political commercials, each promising a variety of things to win our votes.
Two South Carolina Synod pastors took the stage this past weekend at the Village Square Theatre in Lexington for a production of Newsies.
50 years ago the Holy Spirit gave birth to a new thing in the ALC and the LCA and the ordination of women to the Office of Word and Sacrament was brought forth! Elizabeth Platz, LCA, was ordained on November 22, 1970 and a month later, Barbara L. Andrews, ALC, was ordained on December 20, 1970.
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