Year of Generosity

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. - Matthew 6:21

Imagine Renewal Microgrant

Highlights

Conversations about different stories and how we might recognize what new things God might be doing in our lives, parishes, and communities!

"In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven."
-Matthew 5:16

Starting Points!

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Year of Generosity

2021 Year of Generosity Resources.

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Diakonia

Preparing people to be the Church of Tomorrow

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Call Process

Call process guidelines and resources

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Bishop's Writings

Check out what Bishop Beaudion has been communicating?

Assembly 2021

The NWOS Assembly has been scheduled for September 24-25, 2021.

Bible Study 2021

The Jerusalem Collection: Funding the Mission Bible Study is now available.

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Resources

Browse our resource page to see if we have what you are looking for.

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Give Generously

Support the mission of the church

Other places to start looking.

Who are we?

What do we believe?

Office of the Bishop

Mission

Synod Staff

Local Missions

Find a Church

What is happening?

Sent by the crucified and Risen Jesus to:

for the Renewal of Northwestern Ohio and the World

Northwestern Ohio Synod

Welcome to the website for the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. We are 161 churches journeying together: strengthening, challenging and supporting one another as God leads us in living God’s mission with each other and the wo

Beacon of Hope

“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.

In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.”

 -Matthew 5:14-16 NIV

“In Northwestern Ohio there are 1.5 million people who live in 24 counties. They are God’s people so they are our parishioners.”

~Bishop Daniel Beaudoin

A Breath of Fresh Air

“This event felt like a fresh breath of air: connection with colleague, extremely relevant content about cultivating generosity in congregation settings, and takeaways I could begin using this week. Thank you!”  This was shared by Rev. Marissa Harrison during the...

Northwestern Ohio Synod Assembly 2021 Announcing a New Date

During their January meeting, the Northwestern Ohio Synod Council voted to move the 2021 Synod Assembly to September 24-25, 2021 (originally June 11-12, 2021). As vaccines continue to be dispersed and facilities explore what gatherings look like under Covid-19...

2020 Synod Assembly Postponed

In light of the current health crisis and at the recommendation of ELCA Churchwide, the Northwestern Ohio Synod Council has decided to postpone this year’s Synod Assembly until 2021. There will be no assembly held this June.  Synod Council prayerfully and thoughtfully...

Welcome to the website for the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. We are 161 churches journeying together: strengthening, challenging and supporting one another as God leads us in living God’s mission with each other and the world.