Congregational News & Events
Ohio District LCMSSeptember 1, 2014


Rev. Philip Zielinski was installed as Sole Pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Valley City, Ohio on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  

If you know of students that attend KSU, have them contact  Rev. J. J. Voelker at 330.808.1244 or  for more information about campus ministries at KSU.

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Westlake, Ohio will  have their 2nd Annual Community Health Fair on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 12:00 Noon until 4:00 PM.  Read more HERE


Also, St. Paul-Westlake has black and color inks from an HP Color Laserjet 3600 available.  If you can use them, please contact the church office at: 440.835.3050.


Holy Cross Lutheran Church in North Canton, Ohio is having their 8th Annual Car Show on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 3:00-6:30 PM.  For more info about this FREE event, click HERE


Jason Gray's Every Act of Love Tour is coming to Royal Redeemer Lutheran Church in North Royalton, Ohio on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM.  Get more info HERE


St. Mark Lutheran Church in Chesterland, Ohio had a student from their congregation attend the 2014 Lutheran Summer Music Academy this summer.  Read more 

Faith Lutheran Church in Mentor, Ohio is looking to begin serving a monthly Community Meal. If you are currently hosting a community meal or have previously done so on a regular basis, please contact Pastor Kevin Guynn at 440-255-2229.  He is looking for your help in starting this worthwhile opportunity at Faith-Mentor.


Mark your calendar for the 8th Annual Conference on the Augsburg Confession, at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Marion, Ohio on Friday, October 31 through Saturday, November 1.  Keynote speaker will Rev. Dr. Roland Ziegler, holder of The Preus Chair in Systematic Theology/Confessional Lutheran Studies at CTSFW. Also presenting are the Rev. Terry Cripe on "Lutheran and State Tensions," and the Rev. Brett Cornelius on "Confession and Absolution in Modern Lutheran Practice." Food, coffee and other Lutheran beverages will abound. Everyone welcome. Registration details may be found at the church website: 

Also please join the facebook group titled "Annual Conference on the Augsburg Confession." 


Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage at St. John Lutheran Church in Dublin, Ohio on Friday, October 17th and Saturday, October 18th, 2014.  Read more


Wilmington Lutheran Mission Church received some positive publicity!  Read more HERE

Save the Date!  Cancer and the Church will be held on Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the Courtyard by Marriott in Springfield, Ohio.  Cost is $10 for lunch.  See flyer HERE