Synod

Assembly

2022

June 3 & 4

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Imagine

Renewal

Grants

2022

Starting Points!

2022 Synod Assembly

The 2022 NWOS Assembly will be held June 3 & 4, 2022 at the Bowling Green State Universary.

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Innovator Learning Academy

Learn more of what the Synod has been calling "On the Way".

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Highlight Devotions

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

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Bishop's Writings

Check out what Bishop Beaudion has been communicating?

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Year End Ask

Join the us in partnering with Lutheran Disaster Response for the renewal of the world.

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Call Process

Call process guidelines and resources

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Diakonia

Preparing people to be the Church of Tomorrow

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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

Congregations in Call Process

Synod Staff

Local Missions

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Sent by the crucified and Risen Jesus to:

for the Renewal of Northwestern Ohio and the World

Highlight Devotions

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

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

Spiritual Leadership Class

A gathering of spiritual leaders who desire to practice healthier ways to serve the church. Save the Dates: August 22-Sept. 22. A 5-week class online that will help us conceptualize how we can do “church” and support one another in these difficult times as we listen...

Bishop Election Results

2022 NWOS Bishop Election Results On Friday June 3, 2022 Bishop Daniel Beaudoin was re-elected to a six-year term as the bishop of the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). We give thanks to God for the prayerful discernment of...

On the Way: Nurturing New Communities

“Thus, I make it my ambition to proclaim the good news, not where Christ has already been named, so that I do not build on someone else’s foundation, but as it is written, “Those who have never been told of him shall see, and those who have never heard of him shall...

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.