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Congregational Events

Bells of Peace

Bells of Peace 1918 - 2018 ARMISTICE CENTENNIAL Nationwide Bell-Tolling on Nov. 11, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. First English Lutheran Church, Whitewater, Wisconsin will participate in this ceremony and…

Congregational News

Free Webinar: Legal Checklist for Congregations

at 12 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, Feb. 21. Congregations can be vulnerable to legal issues and liabilities related to corporate status, taxes, property, insurance and abuse prevention. Many of these problems can be avoided by using an ELCA-prepared checklist of key issues for congregations to address. Register by Feb. 15


Next Assembly is May 5 -6, 2018.  View the Assembly Page for more information.


Digital Communications-Media Intern (Madison & Verona)

Good Shepherd is looking for a motivated, strategic storyteller who will create and distribute written and digital communications to members of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Candidates will work with the communications ministry team to create content and need to be proficient with web-based content delivery platforms and social networks, including WordPress, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube. Candidates must be college students majoring in Communication, Public Relations, Marketing, or Journalism.

Director of Administration (Madison)

Full time position with benefits at Bethel Lutheran Church. Congregation is transitioning to a staff-enabled, lay leadership structure and is searching for a lead pastor. 

Full-time Office Coordinator (Portage)

Looking for an experienced administrative professional to cover administrative and secretarial duties required of a church office position.