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ELCA Guardian Angels Program Training

Christ the King Lutheran Church and St. James Lutheran Church invite you to the ELCA Guardian Angels Program for unaccompanied and migrant children. Training date: Saturday, October 30, 2021. Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Place: St. James Lutheran Church 1602 W. 43rd. St., Houston, TX. 77018 Objectives The Guardian Angels program provides volunteers who…

Youth Network Meeting

All children, youth, and family ministers (and volunteers) are invited to come together for a time of fellowship, devotion, and networking every first Thursday at 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. We will be meeting at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church in Memorial, but we also have the ability to “zoom” anyone into our meetings. Details to Zoom in are below: Join Zoom…

Retired Leaders Luncheon

Our synod’s group for retired leaders and spouses is getting back together for lunch on September 24 after a pandemic hiatus. The September luncheon will be hosted by Pr. Kathy Haueisen and her spouse,Tom Brandino, at the Blue Agave Cantina in West Houston. The Blue Agave has reserved their covered back patio for the luncheon.…

LWR Ingathering – Houston

For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do (Ephesians 2:10 NIV). Lutheran World Relief (LWR) Ingathering is a local gathering of groups that make and collect handmade Quilts and Kits to help areas in need worldwide. This year’s Ingathering will take…

Leadership in an Anxious Climate

Deacon Mary Ann Schwabe Presentsif(!gform){document.addEventListener(“gform_main_scripts_loaded”,function(){gform.scriptsLoaded=!0}),window.addEventListener(“DOMContentLoaded”,function(){gform.domLoaded=!0});var gform={domLoaded:!1,scriptsLoaded:!1,initializeOnLoaded:function(o){gform.domLoaded&&gform.scriptsLoaded?o():!gform.domLoaded&&gform.scriptsLoaded?window.addEventListener(“DOMContentLoaded”,o):document.addEventListener(“gform_main_scripts_loaded”,o)},hooks:{action:{},filter:{}},addAction:function(o,n,r,t){gform.addHook(“action”,o,n,r,t)},addFilter:function(o,n,r,t){gform.addHook(“filter”,o,n,r,t)},doAction:function(o){gform.doHook(“action”,o,arguments)},applyFilters:function(o){return gform.doHook(“filter”,o,arguments)},removeAction:function(o,n){gform.removeHook(“action”,o,n)},removeFilter:function(o,n,r){gform.removeHook(“filter”,o,n,r)},addHook:function(o,n,r,t,i){null==gform.hooks[o][n]&&(gform.hooks[o][n]=[]);var e=gform.hooks[o][n];null==i&&(i=n+”_”+e.length),null==t&&(t=10),gform.hooks[o][n].push({tag:i,callable:r,priority:t})},doHook:function(o,n,r){if(r=Array.prototype.slice.call(r,1),null!=gform.hooks[o][n]){var t,i=gform.hooks[o][n];i.sort(function(o,n){return o.priority-n.priority});for(var e=0;e<i.length;e++)”function”!=typeof(t=i[e].callable)&&(t=window[t]),”action”==o?t.apply(null,r):r[0]=t.apply(null,r)}if(“filter”==o)return r[0]},removeHook:function(o,n,r,t){if(null!=gform.hooks[o][n])for(var i=gform.hooks[o][n],e=i.length-1;0<=e;e–)null!=t&&t!=i[e].tag||null!=r&&r!=i[e].priority||i.splice(e,1)}}} Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Name* First Last Email* Congregation Name* City* The post Leadership in an Anxious Climate appeared first on Gulf Coast Synod.This post was originally published on this site