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Sep 30, 2013 01:09 PM
Eric Glisson, member at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Manhattan, really knows what it means to experience new life. Convicted of murdering a cab driver in the Bronx in 1995, Glisson spent 17 years in prison, maintaining his innocence the whole time.
Sep 09, 2013 03:07 PM
Over 100 youth, aged high school to college, wait for this one week in August each year. There’s something about this camp, this special week, that keeps them coming back for years.
Aug 12, 2013 07:27 PM
Hurricane Irene may be a distant memory for those living in the metro New York area, especially in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, but people living farther upstate are still coping with the damage.
Jul 25, 2013 03:32 PM
A small congregation works with the local library and Thrivent chapter to send books to a member doing missionary work in Thailand.
Jul 07, 2013 10:00 PM
How many young people does it take to screw in a light bulb? What sounds like the start to an overused joke was in fact a serious question last weekend when high school youth recruited by our synod's Environmental Stewardship Committee volunteered to help improve energy efficiency at Koinonia.
Jun 10, 2013 02:58 AM
A positive spirit was felt throughout Synod Assembly, May 31-June 1, as over 500 voting members and other congregational leaders gathered at the Westchester Marriott to eat, pray, study, and work together for the sake of our synod.
May 18, 2013 10:52 PM
Long Island Lutheran Middle & High School (LuHi) started its annual Meal Packing Event as a response to the earthquake in Haiti that claimed the life of one of their teacher’s husbands. On April 11-13, LuHi hosted its third Meal Packing Event and this was the largest such servant event yet.
Apr 29, 2013 04:54 PM
Handclapping exuberance filled the air on April 20 at St. Paul's International in Floral Park, Queens, as over 80 worshippers gathered from congregations synodwide to celebrate, learn about and nurture multicultural ministry.
Apr 03, 2013 07:17 PM
From Hong Kong to Kenya to Switzerland to Poughkeepsie, God has always provided ministry for Pastor Deborah Hafner DeWinter to do. This UCC pastor works to build ecumenical relationships and think outside the box in the Lutheran parish she serves.
Feb 25, 2013 02:04 PM
On Ash Wednesday, five people from Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church in Manhattan walked to Union Square to offer ashes and prayer for anyone seeking the blessing of God.
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