Barb Belanski

October
2

By Barb Belanski, LWML NID Past President

Lutheran Women in Mission have the opportunity to attend two kinds of
conventions – those at the local or district level and those at the national
level. They are pretty similar in that they both select mission grants, elect
officers and offer a lot of fellowship. But then again, there are some differences.

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stamps

October
2

The stamp ministry receives stamps from more than just the Northern Illinois District. We receive inquires from all over the nation. And interest continues! In fact, it is the single most inquired about ministry on the website.
If you want to contribute to this ministry here is what we look for:

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Christmas pinatas

November
12

By Pastor Swanson

I grew up in a family with a rather strange Christmas tradition. My families Swedish heritage expressed itself in some of the more common ways. The meal at Christmas was always the classic smorgasbord served buffet style with all it’s traditional foods such as potato sausage, pickled herring and rice pudding. Much to my chagrin the meal was topped off with the serving of Lutefisk.

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