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2024 Conference Assembly Dates

CONFERENCE DATE TIME PLACE Great RiverFeb. 42:30 p.m.ZoomLakelandFeb. 44:00 p.m.Faith, SpicerMinnesota ValleyFeb. 42:00 p.m.Peace, WinthropPrairieFeb. 182:00 p.m.First, MarshallScenic ValleyFeb. 182:00 p.m.TBDShetekFeb. 182:00 p.m.Christ, SlaytonLac Qui ParleFeb. 182:00 p.m.TBDWatonwan RiverFeb. 252:00 p.m.Trinity, MadeliaCrow RiverFeb. 252:00 p.m.Zion, LitchfieldGlacial RidgeMarch 33:00 p.m.Trinity, Alberta

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2024 Synod Assembly

2024 Synod Assembly Where: Gustavus Adolphus College When: June 7-8, 2024 This will be a hybrid Assembly. This means voting members will have the opportunity to participate online or onsite. Rev. Dr. Aaron Suomala Folkerds is the keynote speaker; Executive Director for Christian Community and Leadership, Phil Hirsch is the ELCA representative; and Bishop Myaka

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2023 Synod Assembly Recap

The Southwestern Minnesota Synod Assembly was held June 9-10 at Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter. The theme of the Assembly was, “Embody the Word,” which was present throughout the weekend. The Assembly was able to see the many gifts of leaders, both lay and rostered, from around the synod showcased in videos, worship, workshops, speakers, and around

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Synod Assembly Important Announcements

Synod Assembly Important Announcements Visit the Synod Assembly Webpage for more information Can I Still Register? Online registration has closed. If you missed registering for the Assembly, call the Synod Office at 507-637-3904. Congregations and voting members: double check your registration confirmation email. If you know someone who is attending the Assembly and did not

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Synod Assembly Deadline: May 26

Synod Assembly Registration

Assembly registration will close May 26th All registration information is posted online at It is extremely important to register before May 26th. The Synod Assembly will be in person for the first time in 4 years! A lot has happened, and a lot has changed in that time. Though assembly members will be in

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Synod Assembly Cancellation

Your synod council made a decision to cancel our assembly on June 12-13, 2020, at Gustavus Adolphus College. This came after the recommendation of the Synod Assembly Planning Committee considered the situation and recommended a cancelation and not a postponement of our planned assembly.  A second task force of people looked into the constitutional and

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Synod Assembly App

We’re excited to announce we have a brand NEW mobile guide for you to use at the synod assembly! Get the App/Guide to access the most up-to-date information for the synod assembly. This guide is easy to use, has all the pre-assembly materials, plus fun photos about our assembly prep. Get the app and start

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