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Latest news from the North Dakota District LCMS.

Main Street Living Media Ministry – February 2023 Update

“But he was pierced for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his wounds we are healed.” Isaiah 53:5 The Christian season of Lent begins this month – and with it comes a special time to prepare for two of the most important …

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Main Street Living Media Ministry Update – January 2023

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS! Have you made some of these – perhaps related to diet and/or exercise? I’m not much of a New Year’s resolutions kind of a person; but on the other hand, FRESH STARTS are one of the most important aspects of a Christian’s life! Every time we REPENT of our sins, we are …

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“Tell the Good News about Jesus” Evangelism Convocation – February 10 & 11, 2023

Have you ever wanted to reach out to others with the Gospel of Jesus Christ but did not? Have you ever wanted to encourage family members with the Good News of salvation by grace through faith, but struggled with how to accomplish it? Have you been concerned about the future of your loved ones concerning …

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Retreat at St. John’s, Oakes

Dear brothers, The retreat at St. John’s in Oakes was a delight! Thank you to everyone who attended! Next year’s retreat will focus on worship in the Scriptures and the Lutheran Confessions. It is scheduled for October 29-31, 2023 at St. John’s in Oakes. Please mark your calendars and I hope to see you then. …

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Are you looking for your next winter adventure?

Needing a place to get away? Shepherd’s Hill at the Crossroads has cabins for rent during the winter and spring season. Whether it is a ski trip or ice fishing on the local lakes, we have cabins for your Turtle Mountains winter adventure. Call us at 701-244 5225 for more information or to book your …

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Thank You and Merry Christmas from Grace Lutheran School!

A Celebration of Grace took place on November 11 at the Sanctuary Events Center. We had 293 item donations, 174 unique bidders, 110 dinner guests, 16 cheesecakes, 13 live auctions, 2 emcees, and one lovely evening. Thank you to ALL who donated, promoted, participated, and organized this celebratory event. Together with all of you, we …

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Chili for Chilé

Brothers and sisters of the North Dakota District, Peace be with you. Our brothers and sisters in Chilé need our support. The Chilé mission that we have supported for years needs more than we had resolved in the District Convention due to a change in how the government in Chilé is handling and challenging the …

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November Installation

On Sunday, November 6, 2022, Rev. Brandon Woodruff was installed as Pastor of Bethlehem, Forbes & Zion, Edgeley. (From L to R: Rev. Chris Brademeyer, Rev. Steve Schulz, Rev. Robert Hill, Rev. Woodruff, Rev. Brock Schmelling, Rev. Paul Preus, Rev. Tom Eckstein

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Grace Lutheran Church, Fargo to celebrate 125 years in January

Grace Lutheran Church of Fargo, North Dakota, is celebrating its 125th anniversary. First established in 1889, the original services led by Rev. A. Wihlborg were conducted in German and held in the local Swedish Baptist Church and the Norwegian Lutheran Free Church on Fourth Street North in Fargo. The congregation built their own church in …

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North Dakota District Disaster Response

The LCMS is encouraging each district to have a Disaster Response group. We are organizing this under the Local Mercy committee. This will be an effort and opportunity for the local congregations to show mercy in their communities and congregations. This is an opportunity for our congregations to make themselves visible in the community. Each …

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MAIN STREET LIVING MEDIA MINISTRY – December 2022

“GLORY TO GOD in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14 There doesn’t seem to be much peace on earth these days. As I write this article in mid-November, Russia continues to rain down missiles throughout Ukraine, tensions are growing with North Korea and China, and …

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North Dakota District Lutheran Youth Fellowship Spring Retreat

Save the Date! Friday, March 3rd, 7 PM – Saturday, March 4th, 4 PMChieftain Conference Center Carrington, NDFor grades 8 & up & adults!My Unique Vocation • Perspective, Not Plans • Step Boldly • Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Lead Now and Later • Bible study led by Pastor Adam Harvala, ND District LYF pastoral advisor

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