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Ministry | Comments Off on New Study Project – Opening the Bible

New Study Project – Opening the Bible

  New Study Project at St. Francis offered jointly by Pastor Bea Chun and Lucy the Rainbow Zebra Opening the Bible – Who is this for? This is for anyone: faithful or skeptic, new-comers or longtime Lutherans, atheists, agnostics – anyone can attend. You do not need to be a member of St. Francis or […]

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Ministry | Comments Off on Meet the New Assistant Cook

Meet the New Assistant Cook

With the help of a grant from the ELCA World Hunger Domestic Hunger Grant Program, St. Francis now has an assistant cook to help with the Senior Program meals. Fortunately, it was not difficult to find a person willing to take this position. Stephen Camarota, Food Programs Administrator, and the St. Vincent dePaul Committee only […]

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Ministry | Comments Off on Elaine Whitney – candidate for Vice President of the ELCA

Elaine Whitney – candidate for Vice President of the ELCA

The Churchwide Assembly, the primary decision-making body of the church, of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) will meet in New Orleans, Louisiana, from August 8-13, 2016. Among their many agenda and business items will also be an election for vice president. Several people have made themselves available to stand for election, including Elaine […]

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Ministry | Comments Off on Recognition of Ministries: The Property Committee

Recognition of Ministries: The Property Committee

Every month we recognize a ministry of the congregation. This month: the Property Committee. St. Francis is blessed with gifted and visionary leaders who give generously of their time and talents as they carry out various ministries in our congregation. Each month we recognize one of these ministries. In July we are lifting up the […]

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Ministry | Comments Off on Report from the Synod Assembly, July 2016

Report from the Synod Assembly, July 2016

The Reno Synod Assembly A report by Pastor Bea Chun Each year, congregations like St. Francis, who are part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA), send representatives for an annual “synod assembly”. Our synod covers the areas of Northern California and parts of Nevada, and is called the “Sierra Pacific Synod.” This year’s […]

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