Whether you are exploring the Christian faith, the Lutheran tradition, or what it means to become part of a faith community–or you are a leader looking for information or help, we seek to partner with and serve you.
During this 500th year of commemoration of the Reformation, the Grand Rapids Conferences of Catholics and Lutherans are offering several programs that explore our common beliefs and shared heritage as Christians. These programs offer opportunities to grow and learn together and will culminate in an Ecumenical Commemoration of the Reformation co-presided by Catholic Bishop David […]
Are you curious where the Holy Spirit might be leading you? Are you feeling a sense of call to serve the church in a new way? Are you wondering about what it takes to become a public leader in the ELCA? Consider attending this Discernment Retreat to explore your calling and future ministry leadership. Spouses […]
The Synod Office will be closed on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4 in observance of the Fourth of July.
Join us August 13-20! Four visitors from the Honduran Lutheran Church will visit the Mitten Synod in August. We will share information about our churches and faith experiences and they will share what it means to be Lutheran in Honduras and talk about their many successes and challenges. Please join us for any of the […]
Rostered Ministers, Synodically Authorized Ministers and Lay Ministry Training Program Graduates are welcome to join us for the Autumn Leadership Event this fall! This year’s theme is Ever Reforming–Our Ministries, Our Word and will feature a presentation from Beth Lewis, CEO of 1517 Media. The event will be held Sunday, October 22 to Tuesday, October […]