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Summer Stewardship Days

Hear stories of what God accomplishes through your mission support, engage in conversations about how God is at work in SD, and receive fall stewardship ideas. 5 Dates and locations Aug 19 - Sept. 18.


"God's Work. Our hands." Sunday

September 7 - GWOH Sunday is an opportunity to celebrate who we are as the ELCA — one church, freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor. Join nearly 10,000 congregations will gather to serve their communities.


Early/Mid-Career Financial Wellness Seminar

September 10 at Joy Ranch - A one-day seminar on the fundamentals of personal finance. Learn how to minimize debt, optimize assets, and customize a strategy for retirement.


Pre-Retirement Seminar

September 11 at Joy Ranch - A one-day seminar for members who are participating in the ELCA Retirement Plan within 15 years of retirement. Get answers to your difficult retirement planning questions.


2014 Fall Theological

September 21-23 in Pierre with guest speaker, David Lose, on the topic "Communicating the Gospel in the Age of Digital Pluralism"


GiFT Weekend

"Growing in Faith Together" - The Gifts of God for the People of God. A training September 25-28 at Abbey in the Hills.


The Lutheran August Insert

Check out the SD Synod insert for August issue of The Lutheran Magazine. Includes stories about Hub City in Aberdeen, Companion Synod, and camp music resources.


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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