Northeastern Iowa Synod congregations were out in force with other ELCA congregations around the country doing service projects of all kinds from working on butterfly gardens, playgrounds and bike paths, to fixing up people’s houses, visiting and bringing baked goods to residents of care centers, tying quilts and blankets and putting together kits for […]

The 2014 Northeastern Iowa Synod began on a beautiful balmy evening.  As people registered and milled about, it soon became clear what was going to be the hit of the assembly. Assembly Jesus.  A little flat Jesus on a stick that assembly goers could take everywhere to remind them Jesus is with them.  Not a […]