2018 Sask Synod Convention

Official Sask Synod Convention Notice The Saskatchewan Synod Biennial Convention will be held Friday, June 8 & Saturday 9, 2018 Luther College, University of Regina Information regarding the Convention Levy and the number of delegates a congregation can send was sent to the Congregational Treasurers.  Congregation delegates are to be selected and registered with the Synod by April 1, 2018. The registration package and more information regarding the Convention will be posted to the Synod website and sent through the Synod Newsletter in  January, 2018. Continue reading →

November 2017 Sask Synod News

The November 2017 Sask Synod Newsletter is now available. SaskSynod News is published periodically to inform the synod community of future opportunities to gather as people of faith and to inform the synod community of news happening around the synod. Please download and share our newsletter with your community as you see fit. Print and post on your church bulletin board Copy and paste relevant material to your bulletins and newsletters Forward by email to church council members, other congregational leaders and anyone who might be interested Continue reading →

Obituary for Rev. Reinhold Propp

It is with a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing of Rev. Reinhold Propp. We pray for Margaret Propp and her children Greg, Brian, Ron, Angela and Carol Propp as they grieve the death of Reinhold Tuesday morning. Clergy and their spouses are invited to sit in the choir loft for the funeral service Monday November 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Saskatoon. Clergy will not be vesting. Reinhold is survived by his loving wife Margaret, his five Continue reading →

LutherCare Communities is Seeking Applicants for a variety of Board Opportunities

LutherCare Communities is Seeking Applicants for a variety of Board Opportunities LutherCare Communities (LCC) is a faith-based organization celebrating more than 60 years of service to the community and is seeking individuals interested in sitting on the following Boards: LutherCare Corporate Board The primary function of the 12-member Corporate Board is to provide governance oversight and strategic direction to the organization. LCC has over 1200 residents in its care and over 550 employees in: Seniors’ housing in Saskatoon, Outlook, and Estevan Long-term care in Saskatoon Continue reading →

Sask Synod News: Summer 2017

The Summer 2017 Sask Synod Newsletter is now available. SaskSynod News is published periodically to inform the synod community of future opportunities to gather as people of faith and to inform the synod community of news happening around the synod. Please download and share our newsletter with your community as you see fit. Print and post on your church bulletin board Copy and paste relevant material to your bulletins and newsletters Forward by email to church council members, other congregational leaders and anyone who might be interested Continue reading →

Sask Synod News: May 2017

The May Sask Synod Newsletter is now available. SaskSynod News is published periodically to inform the synod community of future opportunities to gather as people of faith and to inform the synod community of news happening around the synod. Please download and share our newsletter with your community as you see fit. Print and post on your church bulletin board Copy and paste relevant material to your bulletins and newsletters Forward by email to church council members, other congregational leaders and anyone who might be interested in Continue reading →

Sask Synod News: April 2017

The April Sask Synod Newsletter is now available. SaskSynod News is published periodically to inform the synod community of future opportunities to gather as people of faith and to inform the synod community of news happening around the synod. Please download and share our newsletter with your community as you see fit. Print and post on your church bulletin board Copy and paste relevant material to your bulletins and newsletters Forward by email to church council members, other congregational leaders and anyone who might be interested in Continue reading →

Dr. Bill Harrison Appointed as President at Lutheran Theological Seminary, Saskatoon

Lutheran Theological Seminary, Saskatoon announces appointment of President  Saskatoon, SK – The Board of Governors of Lutheran Theological Seminary (LTS}, Saskatoon is pleased to announce the appointment of the Dr. William (Bill} H. Harrison to the posit ion of President of Lutheran Theological Seminary. Dr. Harrison brings a broad background to the position including his many years in parish and diocesan work, and seminary/ post -secondary education teaching and administrative leadership. Most recently he has been serving as the Director for Mission and Ministry for Continue reading →

In Memoriam – Rev. Carl Johnson

Rev. Carl Johnson passed away Wednesday, March 29, with his family gathered around him.  He was 95 years of age, and in 2016 had celebrated his 65th anniversary of Ordination.  The funeral service will take place at 1:00 pm on Friday, April 7, at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, New Westminster (930 Cumberland Street). Rev. Johnson served numerous parishes over the years: Strasbourg, SK; Dawson Creek/Fort St. John/North Rolla/Montney, BC; Messiah, Camrose, AB; Burns Lake, BC; Fort St. John, BC; Mt. Zion, New Westminster, BC; and Continue reading →

2017 Regional Gathering Event Registration is Now Open!

Saskatchewan Synod Regional Gatherings The Art of Engaging in Difference: Cultivating Spiritual Friendships   South Gathering REGISTER HERE  Regina – May 27, 2017 Luther College @ U of  R, Regina North Gathering REGISTER HERE  Saskatoon – June 17, 2017 Lutheran Theological Seminary Cost is $20.00   Key Note Speaker David Goa David Goa was born in Camrose, AB to Sloveig and Finn Goa who had immigrated from Norway to Canada. He studied history, philosophy and the history of religions in Chicago. David has been involved Continue reading →