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Worship Workshop with Jay Beech

Pre-assembly Workshop - Thursday, May 28, 2:30 pm - Jay Beech will highlight some of the foundations of worship and teach techniques for song leading while demonstrating different methods of accompanying.


2015 Synod Assembly

The 2015 Synod Assembly will be in Rapid City May 29-30. Guest speaker will be Rev. Robin Steinke from Luther Seminary and guest musician will be Jay Beech. Click for more information!


Discovering Hope

Discover how to move from fear to hope and thrive amidst the unique challenges of small member and multi-point congregations. Live streamed to five locations in South Dakota June 27.


Listen God Is Calling Appeal

An appeal of the South Dakota Synod to provide leadership and fulfill mission. Click to learn more and to support our continued mission and ministry.


Health Assessment Update: We Made It!

We have reached our goal of 65% participation! Now the SD Synod and its congregations will receive a 2% discount on health contributions for all of 2015!


Golf with the Bishop

Join Bishop David Zellmer on July 13 for an enjoyable afternoon of golf to raise funds for Answer the Call scholarships.


25 Cameroon Roofs Funded

In December we received checks from congregations that completed the funding for the 25th church roof in Cameroon, so our goal has been reached!


The South Dakota Synod is one of the 65 Synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a church so deeply and confidently rooted in the Gospel of God’s grace that we are free to give our lives joyfully in witness and service.  The South Dakota Synod consists of 212 congregations with approximately 340 rostered leaders.

Please check back often to find updated information and resources. We work to keep our leaders informed and connected.

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