Marie Johnson

Hazen, ND

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DBGR Youth Sharing a Sweet Act of Love!

Youth at Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch in Minot helping a 10-year-old girl they have never met! On Saturday, March 4th as part of a Spiritual Life Event, youth at Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch baked and packaged over 450 caramel and frosted cinnamon rolls as a fundraiser for Jurnee Rust. Jurnee is a 4th …

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Our Savior Lutheran, Minot’s Mission Trip to Mexico!

From February 25th through March 4th, a group of 16 members from Our Savior Lutheran Church in Minot, ND traveled down to Juarez, Mexico for a mission trip. Together with Ysleta Lutheran Mission out of El Paso, TX, they built two homes for families in great need! High school student, Ashley Davis, shares this about …

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Will the Real Jesus Please Stand Up?

By Rev. Dr. Matt. Richard Zion,Gwinner, ND New book exposes twelve false christs of modern culture In our world, there is no shortage of false christs. Like the Elvises who roam the streets of Vegas, these counterfeit christs look and sound like Jesus, but they couldn’t be further from the real deal. In Will the …

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He’s in heaven!

To read more about Bill’s cancer journey, visit Bill’s Caring Bridge (click here) It has pleased almighty God in his good and wise providence to call the soul of our brother in Christ and District Business Manager, Bill Sharpe, to himself in heaven in the sure and certain hope of the resurrection to eternal life …

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Teaching the Faith: Confirmation

Do your students enter your con­firmation room with the same look they have entering the dentist’s of­fice? Do you ever feel like your lessons are like last week’s leftovers … a little stale? Do you ever wonder how much is really sinking in their little heads? If so, I do not have all the answers. …

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Thank you for your generous support for Lutheran Education!

During Giving Hearts Day, your gifts totaled $33,000 for Grace Lutheran School, Fargo, and $22,000 for Martin Luther School, Bismarck. Your support is greatly appreciated! Grace Lutheran School Mr. John Hagge, Principal gracelutheranschool.org 701-232-7747 http:gracelutheranschoolfargo.blogspot.com/ Martin Luther School Mrs. Kathy Jones, Principal lutherschools.org 701-224-9070 Preschools in the District Grace, Fargo Immanuel, Grand Forks Immanuel, Wahpeton, …

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Arndt Earns Education Award

Cynthia Arndt, a member of Immanuel Lutheran, Hankinson, earned statewide recognition as a Title I Educator of Excellence! Arndt is excited about education and her role with Lidgerwood’s Title I program, which moved to an all-school program three years ago, so she oversees kindergarten through 12th grade. That attitude earned Arndt a Title I Exceptional …

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Elder’s Retreat

Topic: Marriage in Today’s World  30 elders from the Southeast Circuit met at the Coteau Des Prairies Lodge on February 11, 2017, to discuss the topic of marriage.The topic was marriage is a gift of God, and how we can address some of the issues we face in regards to marriage in this day.

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Confessing Sin; Confessing Jesus A Higher Things® Youth Retreat

Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton, ND April 28th and 29th Click here for registration and more event information. “With the heart, one believes and is justified; with the mouth, one confesses and is saved.” Friday, April 28th 6:00 PM Registration and Pizza 7:30 PM Evening Prayer 8:00 PM Welcome and Introductions 8:15 PM Plenary 1: Confessing …

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In Memorium

Evelyn M. Allensworth August 8, 1950 – February 24, 2017 Evelyn M. Allensworth, age 66, of Grafton, ND passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017, at the Altru Hospital of Grand Forks after a fierce battle with cancer. Evelyn Mary Heuchert was born August 8, 1950, in Grafton, ND, the daughter of the late Raymond …

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Youth participate in MercyCare Visit to Chilé

The North Dakota District has partnered with MOST Ministries to send four youth to engage in MercyCare and continue to cultivate the relationship with the Lutheran Church in Chilé. The group, lead by Chaplain Rick Jones and Deaconess Faith Swenson, had a great time immersing themselves in the Chiléan culture while helping the congregations in …

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What a Great Turn Out for the Annual Men’s Retreat!

Thirty-Seven men from around the district attended the Annual Men’s Retreat at Shepherd’s Hill at the Crossroads. Pastor Jon Walla (Bethel, Bismarck) was the speaker and led the men in studying “Manhood Redeemed” on January 20-21.

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