By Pastor Steven Brackett, Assistant to the Bishop We have now completed two months of using Safe Gatherings as our vendor for providing background checks and ongoing training for our goal of protecting the children in our synod. ¬†Safe Gatherings integrates abuse prevention and boundary awareness training with background checks and reference checks for all […]

As part of our six-year celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the Northeastern Iowa Synod is focusing on the Gospel this year.¬† At the heart of the Lutheranism is our deep commitment to the good news (Gospel) that we are saved by grace through faith. So that we may obtain this faith, the […]