Author Archives: Anna-Marie Skogsrud

Companion of the Worship Arts

Companion of the Worship Arts The Companion of the Worship Arts is an honor bestowed on individuals in recognition of significant contributions to the worship life of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) and Anglican Church of Canada (ACC). Conferred in the ELCIC since 1996, the honour recognizes ongoing inspiration and encouragement to others, and service to God, through worship, spirituality and the arts. The honour is presented at the every-two-year National Worship Conference. In 2014, in recognition of our growing full-communion relationship with Continue reading →

Rev. Dr. Michael Nel Appointed Acting President of LTS

The Board of Governors of Lutheran Theological Seminary Saskatoon is pleased to announce the appointment of Rev. Dr. Michael Nel as Acting President of the seminary, effective 15 July 2015. His term will run for two years. “God’s call to serve the church often comes as a surprise,” Dr. Nel wrote upon receiving news of his appointment, “and this call to serve as Acting President of Lutheran Theological Seminary Saskatoon is no exception. I am deeply grateful to God and the Church for this opportunity Continue reading →

In Memoriam – Pastor Arild Borch

Rev. Arild Borch June 3, 1930 – June19, 2015 Arild passed away in peace at RUH with his wife, daughter and pastor by his side. He will be dearly missed by his wife, Marilyn; son, Peter Borch; daughter, Andrea (Darryl) Cameron; grandchildren, Joshua and Camilla Cameron; step-children, Deborah (Patrick) Sim, Joanne (Jerry, Clara & Hannah) Nelner, James Collicutt; brothers & sisters-in-law, Ed & Mary Rostad, Harold Rostad, John & Blanche Rostad, Olaf & Ivy Rostad, Vi & Rick Stalwick, Muriel & Walter Tastad: his nieces Continue reading →