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An Announcement from President Paul Linnemann

January 2024 An Important Message from President Paul Linnemann: “I know it’s not normal for me to send another video message so soon after Christmas, but this is a special

LCEF Honors Susan Olson with the Haake Leadership Award

This past November, retired Northwest District LCEF Vice President Susan Olson was honored with the esteemed 2023 Arthur C. Haake Leadership Award. The award recognizes individuals who exemplify outstanding service

Our Wonderful Life in Christ

A Christmas Message Video from President Paul Linnemann, December, 2023. Our Wonderful Life in Christ from Northwest District LCMS.

‘He Brought Church to Bear Creek’

On Tuesday, July 18, 2023, a brush fire in Molalla, Oregon forced the evacuation of Bear Creek Memory Care. The fire was controlled quickly and residents were able to return.

Take the Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI) Survey!

It’s here! The Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI) Survey was created to help capture vital behaviors that will lead youth, through the power of the Holy Spirit, to become effective leaders

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