LCMS Ohio District                                                        
August 22, 2017

CONGREGATIONAL NEWS & EVENTS
NORTHEAST REGION

Reformation Walk will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 2031 West 30th Street in Cleveland and finish up at Zion Lutheran Church, 2062 E. 30th in Cleveland.  Meet at Trinity-Cleveland by 9:30 AM (parking is limited) for an opening prayer and fellowship. You will also receive a free t-shirt for the day along with bottles of water and fruit!  Families and their children are welcomed to attend!  Questions? Contact 216-912-8557

Help get 
Luther Memorial School in Cleveland  off to a Great Start for the 2017-18 school year by stocking their shelves with much-needed supplies. A " Great Start" Summer Picnic for donors and friends will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 1:00-4:00 PM at the Women's Pavilion at Lakewood Park in Lakewood.  See the list of supplies needed and more information about this event HERE


Attention Youth in Grades 7-12!  Bob Lenz will be a guest speaker at Valley Lutheran Church in Chagrin Falls, Ohio on September 7, 2017 at 6:30 PM. Read more


Building Hope in the City-Cleveland is hosting Al Hirsch on Saturday, September 30, 2017 as a means of equipping pastors and church leaders.  Get details  HERE

NORTH CENTRAL REGION

Lutheran Campus Ministries of Kent is blessed to serve the university community of Kent State, including all students, faculty, and staff.  Know of a Kent State student? Please contact Pastor JJ Voelker at (330) 808-1244 or with the students name and contact information, and give our information to the students.

Starting September 11, 2017 at 6:00 PM, Hope Lutheran Church in Akron, Ohio 
will be hosting our fall session of Financial Peace University. Financial Peace University is a Biblical based nine-lesson money class that will teach you step-by-step ways to create a budget, pay off debt, spend wisely, save for the future, give generously and so much more. To register for the class please visit: https://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/classes/1044815
For more information about the class and to purchase a kit, visit our website at: https://hopelcmsakron.org/financial-peace-university/

In partnership with the LCMS Ohio District, Rural and Small Town Mission invites your congregation to join us at Hope Lutheran Church, 999 Portage Lake Drive in Akron, Ohio on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 9:30 AM (registration) until 3:00 PM for the Engaging the Wandering Event (EtW). Get details HERE