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A Summary of OSLC’s Fathers in the Field Experience
In 2016, Our Savior Lutheran Church (OSLC) in McCall, Idaho received a grant from NOW District funds earmarked for Circuit 10 to help them launch a local Fathers in the
“I See In You” Story: Rev. Michael Warmbier
Rev. Michael G. Warmbier St. Peter’s Lutheran Church Cornelius, Oregon I remember the earliest “I See In You” conversations people had with me. They were repeated often over many years.
Mission Training Center Names New Director
Mission Training Center has a new director! Meet Rev. Jonathan Priest – A former NOW District pastor who recently relocated to San Francisco. Priest will take the reins for MTC
Breaking Ground in Seattle with Good Shepherd and LiHi
Contributed by Rev. Nathan Whittaker The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd Seattle, Washington The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Seattle’s Central District has broken ground on a
Waiting For Hope: A Christmas Message from President Linnemann
Waiting for Hope: A Christmas Message from President Paul Linnemann, Northwest District LCMS. Merry Christmas from everyone at the NOW District Office! Today, and always, we praise God for the
Oregon Pastors’ Wives, Prepare to Gather
Coming up this Spring, pastors’ wives in Oregon will have the chance to officially meet together, worship, and enjoy some encouragement – all thanks to a group of women who
The NOWLeading Podcast: Send to Love, Love to Send!
If you want to meet a power couple, just spend some time with Rev. Zabdi and Elizabeth Lopez. The husband and wife team are from two very different places on
‘Longest Night’ Service Offers Comfort, Hope
Christmas is supposed to be a time filled with comfort, joy, and a time when everything is merry and bright – but for many people this is not the case.
The Blessing of a Thankful Spirit
Thanksgiving is a holiday with an interesting history. We usually think of the Pilgrims and Native Americans sitting down at a table together to celebrate weathering a season of hardship.
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