LCMS Northern Illinois District Email Newsletter: November 2, 2020
Food Ministry for Congregations

Immanuel Lutheran Church, Hillside, is offering free food to churches with a food ministry or who have members in need.
Administrative Assistant:
Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church, Glenview, has an immediate opening for an Administrative Assistant. Full-Time with benefits reporting to Business Manager. Position provides Administrative support to Church Office and Open Arms Child Development Center.
  • High school diploma or GED certificate
  • 1+ years of experience as an administrative assistant a plus
  • Fast, proficient, and accurate typist
  • Proficient with Microsoft Suite and common office equipment
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Self-starter who works well independently
  • Professional demeanor

Qualified Applicants, please send resume to: .
We are including a link to the It's a Great Time to be the Church! webinar recording from October 17, 2020, as well as an associated PowerPoint. The links are also on our website at
Please identify people you know with whom you may share this webinar or encourage its use for a Bible study in your congregation.
Network and Team Zoom Meetings:
Your Northern Illinois District staff continues to support church workers and ministry staff during these times of social distancing through Zoom meetings.

We encourage you to join these meeting as you are able to not only find out about available resources, but to lift and encourage each other as we work together in Advancing His Kingdom.

Upcoming Zoom meetings:
  • Congregational chairpersons: November 4, 2020 6:00 p.m.
  • All pastors: November 5, 2020 10:30 a.m.
  • All emeritus church workers: November 10, 2020 11:00 a.m.
  • Ethnic ministry workers: November 14, 2020 10:00 a.m.
  • Communicators and admission directors: November 17, 2020 10:00 a.m.
  • Parish Professionals: November 19, 2020 10:00 a.m.
  • Parish Administrators: email Sue Green
  • School administrators: email Lois Stewart
  • Early childhood directors, teachers, and consultants: email Lois Stewart

If you would like to be a part of the Zoom meetings and did not receive the Zoom invitations, email Ann.Ciaccio.
COVID-19 Guidance:
The State of Illinois and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is updating restrictions and requirements. We encourage you to be that "city on a hill" in sharing "His love which casts out fear" (1 John 4:18). We will be updating the webpage as information is received so please check back from time to time for these updates.
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