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District news: August 2022


Mount Calvary, Redding, Calif., held a campout on the church grounds on May 20. This was a fellowship event with everyone encouraged to invite friends.


On May 28, Michigan Lutheran Seminary, Saginaw, Mich., celebrated its 5,000th graduate, Megan Beardslee.


On June 5, The Shore, Parrish, Fla., a WELS home mission, held its grand opening worship service.



On May 1, St. Croix Lutheran Academy, West St. Paul, Minn., celebrated the 45th anniversary in the teaching ministry of Ric Gibson.

The Ladies Aid of Immanuel, Hutchinson, Minn., celebrated its 90th anniversary on May 22.

St. John, Goodhue, Minn., celebrated the 25th anniversary in the teaching ministry of Sandy Karnopp on May 22.

On June 19, St. Paul, Arlington, Minn., celebrated its 150th anniversary.


Joshua Schoeneck, who serves at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School, Jackson, Wis., celebrated his 25th anniversary in the teaching ministry.

Andrea Opperman, who serves at Shoreland Lutheran High School, Somers, Wis., celebrated her 10th anniversary in the teaching ministry. Jason Hagedorn, who also teaches at Shoreland, celebrated his 25th anniversary in the teaching ministry.


District News August 22
On May 12, 25 students from Wisconsin Lutheran High School, Milwaukee, received the blessing of baptism during a special chapel service.


District news Aug22
Members of St. Paul, Beverly Hills, Fla., participated in a river cleanup project in May.













District news August 22
The women of Mountain View, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, hosted a women’s retreat from May 27–28. The women created a craft using rocks with scriptural symbols or references as a keepsake.


The district reporters for this month are: AZ-CA—Michael Schroeder; D-M—John Schwartz; MI—John Eich; MN—James Panning; SA—Newlin Schafer; SEW—Matthew Schaewe.

Volume 109, Number 08
Issue: August 2022



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