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March Health Assessment Update

We reached our goal of 65% participation to receive the 2% discount on health contributions to Portico. Our savings across the synod is estimated to be approximately $50,000!


2014 Synod Assembly

The 2014 Synod Assembly will gather June 13-14 in Sioux Falls under the theme "Unbound to Live." Click to learn more about our theme, guests, and the work we will do together.


Photos from Synod Youth Gathering

Check out photos from the 2014 Synod Youth Gathering at Joy Ranch. Awaken! Christ Light Shines on You!


Synod Partnership with Profile by Sanford

Profile by Sanford is a simple, effective and sustainable weight management program. All SD Synod members can receive discounts and benefits under a new partnership!


Rostered Leaders Retreat

The 2014 Spring Rostered Leaders retreat is scheduled for April 22-24 at the historic Alex Johnson Hotel. With guests Dr. Barbara Rossing and Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton.


Companeros de Camino

On May 4 we are invited to turn our attention toward the Companions among us. Particularly those children who have lived here since they were very young and who now wish to go to college.


Ventures in Growing Stewards Training

We invite you to prayerfully consider the invitation to venture with us in the ministry of growing stewards May 30 - June 1 at Joy Ranch.


The South Dakota Synod is one of the 65 Synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, a church so deeply and confidently rooted in the Gospel of God’s grace that we are free to give our lives joyfully in witness and service.  The South Dakota Synod consists of 212 congregations with approximately 340 rostered leaders.

Please check back often to find updated information and resources. We work to keep our leaders informed and connected.

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