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Our Shepherd Lutheran School in Painesville, Ohio is in need of a 2nd grade teacher and also a kindergarten aide. Please contact Principal Barb Riley at for more information.

Reaping the Harvest Ministries would like to thank Christ Deaf Lutheran Church in Garfield Heights, Ohio who graciously supplied the replacement instruments that were recently taken.  From Rev. Sarran, "We are truly thankful and praise God who so quickly answered our prayers."  He would also like to thank those people who prayed for him and the needs of his congregation, as he was also supplied with Bibles, from Rev. Kevin Wilson.
Rev. Sarran is still in need of Luther's Small Catechism to be used as an Evangelism tool.  His request: 500 copies, in light of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.  Contact him at 518-878-1312.

Unity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4542 Pearl Road in Cleveland, Ohio (just north of the Lutheran Cemetery) is having a Rummage, Crafts, and Collectibles Sale on Friday, June 16th, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM and Saturday, June 17th, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Early bird entrance at 9:00 AM each day is $3.00 (includes one free piece of bakery). Proceeds go to Unity's Building fund. For more information, call the church office: 216-741-2085 or e-mail .

Check out the Summer News with ministry opportunities that are available at
Building Hope in the City-Cleveland, Ohio   HERE

Also, m ark your calendar for the 
BHITC Golf Outing and Barbecue
August 18, 2017
at the Country Club of Hudson.  


This summer, from  Wednesday, June 21 - Monday, June 26, you are welcome to join members of Community of Hope Lutheran Church in Broadview Heights, Ohio who will be riding the Great Allegheny Passage from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD. Whether you're a seasoned pro at biking or relatively new, this trip is an exciting chance to grow personally, experience beautiful scenery, and enjoy faith-building Bible study along the way. Each day, meals will be shared together, a time of Bible study, a few hours of biking, and lots of laughter. Throughout our trip, stays will be at a mix of hotels, cabins, and campgrounds. A support vehicle will carry the camping gear so that we can focus on riding and enjoying the trail. CLICK HERE for more information.

The Rev. Benjamin Vogel will be installed as Senior Pastor of Bethany Ev. Lutheran Church in Parma, Ohio on  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 4:00 PM.  Rev. Terry Cripe will officiate. Immediately following the installation service, a free dinner will be held in Bethany's gymnasium.  All area clergy are invited to participate in the installation service and join us for the dinner. Bring your red stole. Help us celebrate God's gifts and welcome Rev. Vogel. Contact Rev. Rick Sweney to RSVP and for more information
(440-884-1230 x107 ).

St. Paul Lutheran School in Westlake, Ohio is looking for all interested individuals for the position of 1st Grade.  This position requires proper certification in the State of Ohio for Early Childhood Education. If possible, we are looking for someone who has a Reading Endorsement, but this is not required. Experience in the Early Childhood is preferred, but not required. Job includes working primarily with 1st grade in a home room situation, a team player, motivation to improve student achievement, professional in every sense of the word, and driven to educate our 1st graders in a loving, caring, compassionate environment.  Cover letters and resumes should be e-mailed to Mr. Dale Lehrke at or mailed to: 27981 Detroit Road, Westlake, OH 44145 by June 23, 2017.

St. Paul Lutheran School Westlake, Ohio is looking for all interested individuals for the part time position of After School Care as a part of our Extended Care Program. This position requires documentation of successful completion of coursework such as CPR, First Aid, and Early Childhood Orientation. A background check and the proper State of Ohio permits are also required. Patience working with children of grades Pre- Kindergarten to 8th grade is expected.  Organization and a great love for children is required. Hours are from 3:15-6:00 PM in which you would be paid an hourly rate. Cover letters and resumes should be e-mailed to Mr. Dale Lehrke at or mailed to 27981 Detroit Road, Westlake, OH  44145 by July 7, 2017.


Lutheran Special Education Ministries is seeking a teacher to fill a position at St. John Lutheran School in Defiance, Ohio. Candidates should have Special Education Certification, or be actively working toward the certification. We will also consider candidates who have special education experience and those with Elementary Certification who have a desire to work with students who have learning needs. If you are interested, please call Lutheran Special Education Ministries at  248-419-3390 , or Rich Schumacher at  734-748-5253  for more information and to obtain an application.