May the Lord greatly bless your ministry for the sake of our precious Savior, Jesus Christ.
Calls Being Considered:
Rev. Jon Bonine, Shepherd’s Hill at the Crossroads, has returned a call to St. John, Underwood/Trinity, rural Hazen.
Rev. Matt Thompson will be installed at St. John’s in McClusky at 5:00 PM on May 20, 2018.
Called to Glory:
First English, Fairmount (Rev. Schmidt)
St. Andrew, Niagara/Grace, Lakota/St. Peter, Devils Lake: finished self-study and waiting for a call list.
Our Savior, Minot (Rev. Jones)
St. John, Underwood (Rev. Woodruff)/Trinity, Hazen (Rev. Peters)
St. John, McClusky (Rev. Thompson)
St. Paul’s, Minot – (Rev. Stout and Rev. Roth)
St. Peter, Sawyer (Rev. Stout)
Trinity, Tolley (Rev. Brandvold)
Zion, Claire City
Shepherd of the Valley/Bethel, Bismarck: calling a candidate
Beautiful Savior, Fargo: applied for a vicar
Zion, Bismarck: applied for a vicar
Parish Agreement Updates:
Grace, Lehr will be having their last service and closing on May 20, 2018.
St. John, McClusky is now a joint parish with Holy Cross, Bismarck.
Note: As of the 2010 LCMS Convention, two or more congregations being served by the same pastor is considered a dual, tri, etc parish. “Permanent Vacancies” no longer exist.