100th Synod Anniversary—2018:
- Proclaiming God’s Truth Bible Study
- Convention Essay
- Convention Choral Union
- Convention Banquet
- Lutheran Sentinel (Commemorative Issue)
- Pictorial history book, Proclaim His Wonders (view a sample)
- Video Documentary
- Historical Society commemorative ornament/medallion (view a sample)
- Congregation observance (September 2018)
The following resources also may be helpful. While we do not necessarily endorse everything found on these links, they may have resources which are useful.
ELS Centennial Bulletin Readings – History for each Sunday’s bulletin in 2018. (MS Word format)
Proclaim His Wonders Poster – Poster advertising anniversary book by Rev. Craig Ferkenstad.
Growing in His Mercy – A Brief History of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod.
Luther’s Small Catechism by Dr. Martin Luther
ELS Heritage Hymns
- Hymns and Explanations Scandinavian hymns for each month of the church year.
- Hymn Files (.zip)
- Heritage Hymns of the Month Handouts for home use.
Faith of Our Fathers
Let’s Look at Our Synod
Our Great Heritage