It has been 18 months since Trinity Lutheran Church, Blyth, was severely damaged in a storm. On February 25, the church held a re-dedication and thanksgiving service to celebrate the completion of its repairs.
The installation service of SA-NT Assistant Bishop-Mission Stephen Schultz was held on Sunday, February 4. About 150 people gathered for the installation, which took place at St Michael’s Lutheran Church, Hahndorf.
There was a lot of generosity shown by our Lutheran community over Christmas last year. More than $630,000 was donated to Australian Lutheran World Service’s Gifts of Grace initiative and about $130,000 was donated to Lutheran Community Care’s Christmas Appeal.
During the Advent season, St Martin’s Lutheran Church, Mount Gambier, set out to share the real reason for the season, celebrating the birth of Jesus with the wider community, particularly with families from St Martin’s Kindergarten.