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News from the South Central Synod of Wisconsin (SCSW)

Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld elected bishop of South-Central Synod of Wisconsin

The Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld, Beloit, Wis., was elected May 6 to serve a six-year term as bishop of the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Thomas-Breitfeld is the second African American woman to be … Continue reading

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Bishop Election Forum

You are invited to attend a forum hosted by the Synod Bishop Election Task Force to hear from the pre-identified persons participating in the discernment process. Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 Co. Hwy. M, … Continue reading

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Synod LEAD Event is March 10

Registration deadline is March 1 The South Central Synod of Wisconsin’s annual Leadership Education and Development Day (LEAD) will be Saturday, March 10 at First Lutheran Church in Janesville. Work¬shops run from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and are appropriate … Continue reading

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Synod Racial Equity Event

Martin Luther and the Reformation Meets Black Lives Matter and Liberation Theology Join us for an informative discussion on a timely topic! Sunday, October 22 4 – 6:30 p.m. St. Matthew New Life Church 7564 Cottage Grove Road, Madison No registration … Continue reading

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Katie Luther: Here I Stand!

Professional storyteller to present life of Katharina von Bora Luther Friday, October 20 at 7 p.m. Our Savior’s Lutheran Church 550 Lincoln Drive, Sun Prairie 2017 marks the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Christians around the world are commemorating their … Continue reading

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