With ELCA Advocacy

By Sr. Noreen Stevens, Directing Deaconess On January 23, I gathered with about 150 ELCA partners to discuss and take action to address the impact of hunger in communities. The four-day ELCA World Hunger Leadership Gathering, “Until All are Fed,” was filled with...

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2018 J-Term

By Sr. Liz Colver, Director of Vocation and Education This year’s J-Term experience was held at Mount Olivet Retreat Center in Minnesota. In attendance were Sister Noreen Stevens, Sister LaDonna Olsen, and Sister Phyllis Enck as sisters in residence, 7 inquirers to...

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Why I am a Deaconess – Sr. Shana Williams

Sr. Shana Williams is currently studying for a Masters in Special Education at the University of North Dakota and working through their Special Education Resident Teacher Program. She was consecrated in November of 2008.  I became a deaconess to serve with the support...

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