Marie Johnson

Hazen, ND

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OGT Newsletter July/Aug/Sept 2019

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Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch

Your generosity is the key to healing and hope for our awesome kids. You’re a friend and partner of the Ranch, so you know all about the good work your support makes possible. But there may be a few things you don’t know about us. And, I believe you’ll find the six Ranch facts below …

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The No-Casserole Illness

AND HOW THE CHURCH CAN RESPOND It’s a conversation I’ll never forget. While visiting with a local pastor one day about the mental health focus of The Lutheran Foundation, he shared something he did one Sunday morning in church.  As people gathered for worship, everyone received a sheet of paper with a list of ten …

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Installation Service – St. Peter, Sawyer

You Are Cordially Invited to an Installation Service for Rev. Timothy Stout at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Sawyer, North Dakota 58781  Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Central Time Fellowship meal to follow installation. Clergy are invited to process.  Please bring vestments (red stole).

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“MAIN STREET LIVING” MEDIA MINISTRY – AUGUST UPDATE

“Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage–with great patience and careful instruction” 2 Timothy 4:2. With this in mind, please continue to share information about our LCMS “Main Street Living” media ministry with others. MSLN is broadcast each Sunday morning – and also available every day at www.mainstreetliving.com …

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Active Stewardship in the Rural Parish

Where I serve, people are conservative. I don’t mean that they watch Fox News and listen to Rush Limbaugh (although plenty of them do). I’m talking about the deep-down conservatism that always asks the question, “Pastor, if we’ve been doing it this way for so many years, why would you ask us to change? Is …

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The stewardship conference you need.

Led by Synod’s Stewardship Director Rev. Heath Curtis and Assistant Director Rev. Dr. Nathan Meador, this conference will equip pastors and laity to think biblically and “Lutheranly” about financial stewardship in its broader context. MORE THAN GIVING A DOXOLOGY Conference on Stewardship Sponsored by The LCMS Office of National Mission and Iowa District West August …

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District Life News – July 2019

The board of Elders of Immanuel Lutheran in Wahpeton North Dakota has given their pastor, Rev. Matthew Tooman – Life Coordinator for the North Dakota District, 3 Sundays per year to share with LCMS North Dakota District churches.  If your church is sponsoring a life event and would like Pastor Tooman to share a sermon …

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June 2019 Installations

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LWML Fall Retreat

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Follow convention news wherever you are

Whether you’re attending or not, you can easily keep up with all the news related to the 67th Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), July 20–25 in Tampa, Fla. Here’s how to be informed before, during and after the convention. Before Everything you need to know about convention business is contained in the …

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Main Street Living – July Update

“Faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Christ.” Romans 10:17  With this in mind, please continue to share information about our LCMS “Main Street Living” media ministry with others. MSLN is broadcast each Sunday morning – and also available every day at www.mainstreetliving.com (then click on the …

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