August 2018
Events and information for Northern Illinois District Parish Professionals, a group of church workers (rostered and non-rostered) who desire to encourage one another as we journey through this path of ministry together.
Here are the latest opportunities to strengthen
your faith and connect with the community.
The next meeting of the Parish Professionals will be held Thursday, September 20, at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 260 N Northwest Highway, Park Ridge, at 10 a.m. until noon and then lunch if you are able. Bring $5 to for lunch.

Host: Katie Otto

Email RSVP to her at or call 847-823-6656.

Topic: Reconnect and Worship with communion. Time of fellowship, reconnecting, welcoming new interns & fellow workers to the district.

Items to discuss:
  • Survey results
  • BPM focus
  • Meeting dates for February, April May
  • Host locations for future meetings and devotional leaders
2019 National Youth Gathering
Josh Wold, Immanuel, Belvidere, and Dave Meier, Immanuel, East Dundee are the LCMS Northern Illinois District's 2019 National Youth Gathering District Coordinators. They will be working with youth leaders in the NID who will be attending the Gathering.
Please watch for communications from Josh and Dave related to the NID events at the Gathering coming soon. In the meantime, if you have any questions you may email Josh or Dave or visit our website at

The next Gathering will be held on July 11-15, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For registration and additional information, visit
From the District Office
Devotions and Prayers
Church Workers: Update your contact Information online. All rostered and non-rostered church workers are asked to please update their NID contact information on line when there is a change of email, address, phone, etc., or if new in the district.
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 LCMS Northern Illinois District
2301 S. Wolf Road, Hillside, IL 60162