Director of Community Engagement

Called to serve the Northwestern Ohio Synod (NWOS) and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), the Director for Community Engagement (Director for Evangelical Mission) seeks to inspire and teach ELCA followers of Jesus to engage their neighborhoods and...

Sanctuary Church Body: What does this mean for us today?

Dear Friends in Christ, When I was growing up, our neighbor to the south was Mr. Hans Christian Seng. He and his wife Mary operated a “mom and pop greenhouse”. They regularly brought us tomato and cucumber “starts” for our garden. After Mary died, and Hans grew older,...

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.