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6-2-20 Called to Justice

Dear Beloved of God,

Today is the Tuesday after Pentecost. And Spirit? She is swirling! Now, as then, we stand at […]

6-2-20 Called to Justice2020-06-03T13:27:02-07:00

5-28-20 Bishop Laurie on Delaying Reopening of Churches

Dear friends in Christ, 

As June approaches, it is time for us to check-in about in-person gatherings. The messages coming from our elected leaders can be contradictory and […]

5-28-20 Bishop Laurie on Delaying Reopening of Churches2020-06-03T13:27:30-07:00

3-17-20 Letter from Bishop Laurie

Lovers of Christ,

These are unprecedented times to be a spiritual leader. I have been holding you, your families, your congregations, and your communities in prayer, offering petitions and […]

3-17-20 Letter from Bishop Laurie2020-03-18T10:35:05-07:00

3-17-20 Video on Covid-19

Bishop Emeritus Dave Brauer-Rieke, current member of the Disaster Response and Preparedness Team and his wife Gretchen Brauer-Rieke, a medical professional RN/MSN, created this helpful […]

3-17-20 Video on Covid-192020-03-23T14:39:42-07:00

3-16-20 Disaster Response Team Email

A Letter from the Oregon Synod Disaster Response Team

March 16, 2020

Little did we expect that our new Oregon Synod Disaster Response Initiative would […]

3-16-20 Disaster Response Team Email2020-03-18T10:28:04-07:00

3-12-20 Bishop Laurie on COVID-19

March 12, 2020

Dear siblings in Christ’s liberating love,

God knows there is enough anxiety in the air in this intense and polarized election season when climate change is […]

3-12-20 Bishop Laurie on COVID-192020-03-18T10:16:02-07:00