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Michigan District, LCMS
Weekly E-newsletter | December 29, 2020
Pastoral Care, 2020 Style
In 2020, pastors found ways to care for their members responsively, creatively, and faithfully ...The pandemic hit just in time for St. Thomas, Eastpointe (STL) to scrap many of its plans for Lent and Holy Week and scramble to develop new ones. And, wow, was God ever at work! He ended up touching more people than ever expected. For the past five plus years on Maundy Thursday, instead of a worship service, throughout the day STL offered a “Journey to the Cross." Read more
The office will be closed Jan 1, 2021. Michigan District staff members not on vacation December 28-31 will be working remotely and calls to the District’s main number 888.225.2111 will be handled by automated attendant. For staff and e-mail information, click here. For emergencies, please leave a message on the District’s general voice mail which will be monitored throughout the holidays.
Church Extension Fund is available December 28-31 but requires an appointment for any in-person visits – please call 800.242.3944 or visit https://mi-cef.org/.
LEAVING A LEGACY OF FAITH-CHRISTIAN WILL AND TRUST PRE-PLANNING
A team of experts will help you prepare for important stewardship decisions that provide for loved ones and ministries via a free Zoom session hosted by Concordia University Ann Arbor on January 11 at 5:30 p.m. To register, click here.
CUAA ALUMNI VIRTUAL TOWN HALL WITH PRESIDENT FERRY
Join Dr. Ferry as he shares how the academic year is going at its midpoint and looks ahead to his final semester as president of Concordia University. Register here.