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Ordination continued...
Here are some pictures to mark the event:
All smiles Bishop Bradosky and Heidi HolstVows

The Ohio House of Worship Security Training event sponsored by the Ohio Crime Prevention Association for our Ohio Mission Region congregations is being hosted by Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Mansfield on Saturday, October 17th from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Information about the event was announced at our annual convocation in May.  You should have received a mailing about it in August and an email reminder a few weeks ago.  The flyer and registration form has been attached to his email.

As highlighted in the flyer the training will include the following:  ▪ Physical Security ▪ Personal Security ▪ Youth Safety and Programs ▪ Critical Incidents ▪ Financial Security ▪ Electronic, Data Security ▪ Organizational Protocol. The cost of the training is $25 and includes lunch. 

The registration deadline is Friday, October 10th.  Please mail your registration forms to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 525 West Cook Road, Mansfield, OH  44907. 

Our American Christian Heritage: The Truth of America's Biblical Founding from Primary Source Documents!
A Four Week Luncheon Seminar for Pastors & Church Leaders

Where: Hopewell United Methodist Church,US-68 North
(Approx. 2 Miles North of Bellefontaine)

When :Thursday , October 1- Thursday, October 22,2015
Time: 11:45 am - 1:00 pm (approximate)

No Cost for Seminar! Voluntary Donation for Lunch.
For more Details, Contact Pastor Chuck Temple at
Vineyard Christian Fellowship (937) 593-0981
Bryan & Janice Snyder,Seminar Leaders (937) 599-5335
Registration Form inside! Registration Deadline:
September 24, 2015

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Springfield, Ohio, is thankful to announce the Call of Pastor Tom Brodbeck as fulltime Associate Pastor.  A Service of Installation will be celebrated at Grace at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, August 2, 2015 with a reception after the service.  The Grace congregation asks for your prayers and invites your presence as Pastor Brodbeck begins his ministry at/with Grace.  Please R.S.V.P. to to better enable sufficient plans to be made for August 2nd

Directions to Grace are provided on our website .

The 2015 OMD Convocation is over and we are now the Ohio Mission Region comprised of the 5 districts: North Eastern, North Central, North West, South Western, and South Eastern Ohio! Check back periodically as we continue to build this site.

The "About the Region" page is complete with a map of all the NALC congregations currently in Ohio. Clicking on the map will bring up a larger version which will eventually have spot links to the individual congregation websites. The "Congregations" page is almost complete.  If you notice any incorrect or out-of-date information on this page, please email the webmaster at

Association of Confessing Lutherans of Ohio:

The Steering Committee of The Association of Confessing Lutherans of Ohio [ACLO] has chosen for our 2015 theme Holy Baptism:  A Lutheran Apology

Our first ACLO gathering is set for Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Springfield, Ohio

Lunch will be provided, with a suggested donation of $5/person.  Our format will be one of fellowship, prayer, and a panel presentation/discussion. 

If you have questions and/or would like to be added to our ACLO group e-mail address, please e-mail Craig Fourman at .  We hope to see you in March!