NEWS & EVENTS
In her hot-off-the-presses article on Women’s History Month, ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton commended us to read the proposed social statement “Faith, Sexism, and Justice: A Lutheran Call to Action.”
The Church […]
Last month I began a series of five monthly emails in response to questions I’ve received about my vision for the Oregon Synod. I started out with some “big picture” thoughts in February. There I spoke of a “convergence of opportunity, need […]
The Common Table is an Oregon, Inter-faith Commnion. Bp. Dave Brauer-Rieke is a part of this group on behalf of the Oregon Synod.
Today all people of faith across Oregon join the wider world in grieving the loss of 49 people murdered in two different mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. It breaks our […]
Please note that our Oregon Synod Assembly Registration and Webpage are LIVE! Rooms will possibly be in short supply this year so register NOW NOW NOW.
The Western Jurisdiction of the UMC has taken a courageous stand in the wake of the deonomination’s recent Special General Conference. While the denomination as a whole as declined to ordain or accept marriaged gay and lesbian clergy, the Western Jurisdication as said it will continue its open and affirming practice. […]