We hope you will find answers here to your questions about the Northern Great Lakes Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Our site is intended to offer information, timely news, inspiring words and an opportunity to learn about the ministries of this synod and the ELCA.

Current Resources

Consecration Sunday 2023 Summaryclick to view

Litany For Consecration Sunday 2023click to view

Matthew 22 Reflections — 2023 Consecration Sunday click to view

Top 10 Recommended Stewardship Resourcesclick to view

Men’s Retreat Flyerclick to view

Time & Talents Surveyclick to view

2023 Mission Stories of the Northern Great Lakes Synodclick to view

Faithful Innovations Testimonials
Pastor Lloyd Luedeman from Grace, Pembine
Steve Strom from Grace, Pembine

“Churches and Copyright” Resource – click to view

ELCA Congregational Vitality Survey Promoclick to view

Leadership Coachingclick to view

Upcoming Events

Improve Your Congregational Financial Wellness (September 12)click to view
Fall Theological Conference (September 17-19)click to view
Manoomin (Wild Rice) Camp (September 30)click to view
Leading Well Initiative Pastoral Leadership Development (November 14-17)Click to view


Dwelling in the Word Initiative
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Latest edition of Northern Light
September / October 2023 > download

Latest edition of E-Notes
August 31, 2023 > view

Prayfaithfully Daily Devotions
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Prayer Calendars
September 2023

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Photo Galleries

Ordination and Installation of Pastor Micah Cavaleri on June 12, 2021.

2020 Synod Year in Reviewclick here to view video

Seasons of the Synod Photo Submissionsclick here to view photo gallery

Archived Synod Photos & Videosclick here to view


Northern Great Lakes Synod
1029 N. Third St., Suite A
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: (906) 228-2300
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