By Pastor Mark Anderson, Assistant to the Bishop Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Leland has given the Northeastern Iowa Synod nearly $600 to help congregations in the synod set up “Little Free Pantries” in their communities. This money will be shared as grants to congregations to defray the cost of building and installing a Little […]

Guest Post by Pastor Mark Anderson, Assistant to the Bishop A man from our synod works hard ­— full time as a farm laborer or what some would call a hired hand — on a nearby farm. His wife stays home with their six children, plus the two they have taken in. They live much […]