The Advent season narrows our gaze toward the King in a manger who came to be our King on the cross. The only King who ever established His kingdom, not by exerting power, but by giving it up. Not by eradicating His enemies, but by dying for them.
- Paul Dunk
| Faith In Action Mercy Conference|
The Faith in Action Mercy Conference will equip and energize compassionate Christians for Mercy Care. The event brings Lutherans together to re-imagine the work of mercy as part of our church's mission, helping to make caring ministries of mercy possible in new ways.
Featured speakers are Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison - President of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and Rob Stadler - devoted Christian, passionate scientist, and author of The Scientific Approach to Evolution.
Breakout sessions include:
- Orphan Grain Train and Mercy Meals
- LCC K-9 Comfort Dog Ministries
- Transforming Public Schools with God's Love and Truth
- Presence in Learning: Trauma-Sensitive Schools
- Mercy and the Glory of God
- A Merciful Response to Childhood Trauma
- Understanding Recognized Service Organizations (RSO)
- What is Deaconess Ministry?
- Children with No One
Registration cost is $30 and registration is limited. Go to DakotaRanch.org/mercy to register.