Mission Matters
Ohio District LCMS
August 1, 2013
ROC Cleveland
Are you looking for an opportunity to hear about new ways you can share the Gospel? Don't miss your chance to hear compelling presentations from Rev. Gregory Seltz, Rev. Dr. Mark Zehnder and others during a Regional Outreach Conference hosted by Lutheran Hour Ministries August 9-10 at the Holiday Inn-Westlake near Cleveland, Ohio. 
Registration is set at four levels: Family - $200 (includes parents and all their children); Adults - $69; Teenagers (Grades 8 through 12) - $39; and Children (Kindergarten through 7th grade) - $19. The registration includes all main-stage and breakout sessions, lunch on Saturday, consultations with technology and outreach experts, access to the resources in the exhibit area and take-home tools, continued training after the conference ends and more! The registration deadline is August 6, 2013. To register now, or for more information, visit www.lhm.org/roc or call 1-800-876-9880
Flooding in Ohio
Read the information and use the bulletin insert from Mary Woodward of how you can assist in providing assistance to the many families who were affected by the flooding.  Read more HERE
Chaplain Partnership 31st Annual Theatre Benefit
The 31st Annual Theatre Benefit, "Swinging on a Star" at the Huntington Playhouse in Bay Village, Ohio will be held on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 2:00 PM.  An old-fashioned ice cream social will immediately follow the performance.  See flyer for ticket prices and contact information HERE.  All proceeds benefit the ministry of Chaplain Partnership.
Reaching Rural America for Christ
Read the August 2013 e-newsletter of LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission HERE
Please note that there will not be an August 15, 2013 edition of the Mission Matters newsletter.  
Mission Matters will resume on September 1, 2013.