NWOS 2019 Theologian in Residence

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Northwestern Ohio Synod Theologian in Residence is Kate Philabaum! Kate is a retired music and drama teacher, who is now the Director of the HeArt Gallery at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Toledo, as well as a fiber artist,...

2019 Year of Scripture Sneak Peek

2019 will be the Year of Scripture in the Northwestern Ohio Synod. What follows is a quick outline of Coming Attractions. The Year of Scripture will have a 3-fold focus: Bible Reading as a daily discipline and habit Bible Reflection to help us become fluent in the...

Give Thanks and Celebrate

Dear Friends in Christ, “They offered great sacrifices that day and rejoiced, for God had made them rejoice with great joy; the women and children also rejoiced. The joy of Jerusalem was heard far away” (Nehemiah 12:43). At the end of the Book of Nehemiah, the people...

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