New chapter for Deaf ministry
A silent sermon is preached every Sunday at Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Magill. Yet while they may be low in volume, these services are perhaps the most interactive in the Lutheran community.
Lockdown babysitting reveals a writing gift
Maree Schaefer’s stories of Australian animals kept her grandchildren living in Germany occupied during COVID lockdowns. Now she’s had eleven books published with more on the way.
Outreach stirs up cooking skills
Having the ability and skills to prepare a meal is a blessing, even if it sometimes feels like a chore at the end of a long day. But for those who don’t know how to cook, a quick and healthy dinner may be out of reach.
Cleve says farewell to pastor
Cleve Lutheran Parish said farewell to Pastor Keith McNicol and his wife, Trudy, as they move from full-time ministry into retirement. Nearly 100 people attended the morning service.
Locals get vocal on wellbeing
A group of ten Riverland locals are getting loud on mental health, taking part in a wellbeing movement that’s having a significant impact on the community.
Honours for Lutheran nurses
The Lutheran Nurses Association of Australia (LNAA) recently announced joint winners of the 2022 Lutheran Nurse of the Year award – Fred Miegel of Alice Springs and Gillian Mibus of Adelaide.
‘Free Indeed’: Art on display at St Petri
St Petri Lutheran Church Nuriootpa recently held an art exhibition with the theme ‘Free indeed’ in their hall. The exhibition was part of the LCANZ Simultaneous Art Exhibition, which asked congregations, schools and aged care facilities around the church to hold local exhibitions on a common themes.
Annual EP Zone Conference held in Cleve
Cleve, in the centre of Eyre Peninsula, was the place to be on the weekend of June 25th – 26th, where Mission was the focus for the annual Eyre Peninsula Zone Conference.
Carl Strehlow, 100 year anniversary
Centenary commemorations have been held in Central Australia, marking the death of Lutheran missionary Carl Strehlow. Pastor Strehlow died in 1922 at Horseshoe Bend Station on the Finke River.
2022 has brought a slew of milestones for Trinity Lutheran Church in Pasadena and an atmosphere of celebration for the congregation and community.