Ohio District LCMS                                                                                                                 November 1, 2017
Mission Ministry

Stewardship
LCMS releases 8-part Stewardship Basics Bible-study for congregations FREE of charge.


Youth Ministry
The Sr. High Gathering is only weeks away.  Has your group registered?  If not, they may still attend.  The Gathering weekend is  Nov. 17-19  at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dublin.  Contact Karen at  440-235-2297 ext. 23  or 

Charitable Giving
Check out the November 2017 issue of the Gift Planning Newsletter
Read the November 2017 newsletter from Reaching Rural America for Christ featuring "Harvest Fields"  HERE 

Read the most recent article from Concordia Center for the Family, entitled, "Just Go" 
Advent is less than 6 weeks away.  CPH's book,  "Counting to Christmas: Family Advent Devotions and Calendar" is available.  Now, you can download a couple of FREE Advent crafts.  To get more information about this book 


MissionInsite is a demographic program that is available FREE to LCMS Ohio District congregations, which offers various tools to help your church get information about the people in your community. Below is the most recent resource:
Interpreting the Mosaic E-Handbook Portraits is essential in planning for effective community engagement. The following 4 Minute Videos provide explanation for reading, understanding and applying Mosaic segments for ministry planning.
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