Mission & Ministry

We are a church that believes God is calling us into the world--together.
Mission and Ministry


Leaders in the church are equipped to live and serve wherever God is at work.


We faithfully steward the gifts God has so abundantly given to us.

Faith Formation

It is he whom we proclaim...so that we may present everyone mature in Christ.
Faith Formation

Latest News

Assembly registration deadline extended for Lay Voting members only!

We are extending the Synod Assembly registration deadline until Tuesday, May 26, 2015 for Lay Voting members only. This includes lay rostered leaders, as well as laity.

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Liberians give thanks after country declared Ebola-free

Tenacity, determination and faith – that’s how the Rev. Andrea L. Walker described members and leaders of the Lutheran Church in Liberia, as well as people of the West Africa country, in response to their efforts to become Ebola-free.

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Ulysses Burley invited to serve on Presidential Advisory Council on HIV and AIDS

Dr. Ulysses Burley, program associate for the ELCA strategy on HIV and AIDS, has been invited to serve as a member of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV and AIDS. Council members are appointed by the secretary of health in consultation with the White House Office on National AIDS Policy.

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Volunteers needed for assembly registration June 5 and 6 at Capital University

Members of the Southern Ohio Synod are invited to serve as volunteers for registration the morning of June 5 and/or June 6.

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Assembly Materials posted to assembly website

The full packet of Assembly Materials for the 2015 Southern Ohio Synod Assembly is available for download on the assembly website.

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Upcoming Events

 May 2015 
  • Nelson W. Trout Lectures

    The Power of Proclamation

    Trinity Lutheran Seminary, 2199 East Main St., Columbus, Ohio

    April 30 - May 1, 2015

June 4, 2015

Northwest Columbus Clergy Cluster meeting

Lord of Life Lutheran Church, hosts Pr. Jim Wilson and Pr. Beth Clothier

June 5-6, 2015

Southern Ohio Synod Assembly

Capital Center, Capital University, Columbus, Ohio

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