MISSION MATTERS
LCMS Ohio District                                                                                                                  January 15, 2018  
Mission Ministry
Stewardship
Read the January 2018 LCMS Stewardship 
News Article 

Youth Ministry
Jr. High Gathering registration deadline is February 2, 2018. 
for more information

Charitable Giving
Read the "Capital Gains Tax Bypassed" article
The Ohio District is pleased to share that Kevin Creutz has accepted the position of Superintendent of Schools effective February 1, 2018. Read more HERE  
Welcome to the District, Kevin!


Every congregation should receive a mailing very soon from the LCMS Secretary of the Synod, John W. Sias, asking to complete the following, 2017 Congregation Statistics Report and the Congregation Lay Leaders form. Please look for the mailing and give it your attention as soon as possible.  Deadline to complete these forms is February 28, 2018.
If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Cheryl Ohradzansky in the District Office:  440-235-2297 Ext.15 or e-mail: . Thank you!

The ALMA (Association of Lutheran Mission Agencies) board has initiated a search for a new Director. This is a part-time position (10-15 hours/week) with hourly remuneration. The preferred candidate will be comfortable in on-line environments and well-connected in Lutheran mission circles. The full position description is available upon request via e-mail to: Jim Tino, .

Mark your calendar for the
Synod-Wide Prison Ministry Conference in St. Louis,
August 17-18, 2018.   Read more