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Minkota and Ea. South Dakota Gathering – Jan 14-15

The major details are now in place for our joint mission district meeting next month on January 14-15, 2019. The gathering will go from Monday afternoon until Tuesday mid-afternoon, at Ebenezer Oromo Evangelical Church (3901 36th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN).   … Continue reading

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Support our Missionary to Sudanese Refugees

At the NALC Convocation in August, Rev. James Poutyual was commissioned as a NALC Global worker.  Rev. James is from St. Cloud, a pastor and member of the Minkota Mission District.  They will be working in Gambella, Ethiopia, serving in … Continue reading

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Minkota and E-SD Districts Convention

The Minkota and Eastern South Dakota Mission Districts will be having a combined annual convention on January 14-15, 2019. The gathering will go from Monday afternoon until Tuesday mid-afternoon, at Ebenezer Oromo Evangelical Church (3901 36th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN). Mark … Continue reading

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Update from our Missionary-Pastor James Puotyual

The following is an excerpt from a letter sent by our own Minkota missionary, Pastor James Puotyual, as he goes to serve Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia. On June 4, 2017, I left Minnesota to fly to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and … Continue reading

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The Smalcald Articles – part 63

Original image  •  Index of Scripture Graphics and posts by Scripture reference   Click for a recording of today's lesson.  Mark 7:31–35 From the Confessions: The Smalcald Articles  The Third Part The following articles deal with matters that may be considered with … Continue reading

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Pastor Lyle Belleque is the new Minkota Dean

On January 27, 2018, the Minkota Mission District met for the Annual Convocation. As of today, the Minkota Mission District has a new Dean, Pastor Lyle Belleque. Our first Dean, Pastor Tim Lundeen, was appointed by Bp. Paull Spring and … Continue reading

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Presentation: The Gospel of Mark

Come watch and listen to the Gospel of Mark as it was originally presented. The Gospel of Mark will be retold in a dramatic retelling by presenters from Concordia Theological Seminary – St. Louis, MO. February 11th, 6:30-8:30 PM Samhold … Continue reading

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Eastern SD/Minkota Mission District Convention – Jan. 26-27

This year’s Eastern SD/Minnkota Mission District Convocation will be held on January 26-27, 2018, at the ILT Old Sanctuary, 928 4th Street, Brookings, SD. Registration Cost: $30* payable to: Eastern SD MD *covers cost of meals/snacks. Motel Reservations: (a block of … Continue reading

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Theological Conference – Soiux Falls (Feb 5-6)

The Augustana District is sponsoring a theological conference in Souix Falls, February 5th-6th, 2018. NALC pastors and leaders are welcome to attend. The focus will be on the theme of pastoral education, with speakers representing various local seminaries. Prof. Jim … Continue reading

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Minkota Mission District Report – August

The Minkota Mission District Council met at Riverside Lutheran Church, Wannaska, on Aug. 24, 11:00 AM. Pr Mike Sletto, Paul Mahlen, Jason Schneider, Kim Mahlen, Sec; Jim Ferden, Treas; and Pr Timothy Lundeen, Dean we present for the meeting. Pr … Continue reading

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