The Rev. Dr. Richard H. Meyer (or “Pedo” as he is affectionately known) and Lois celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on July 30th in a worship service at St. Paul (Port & Burgundy) in New Orleans. Their four children celebrated with them. Rev. Adam Cooper officiated. A reception followed in which many, many warm memories […]
This August, we celebrate 11 years of service at Camp Restore – New Orleans. In that time, we’ve been blessed to host over 30,000 volunteers from all 50 states and more than 30 countries, including hundreds of local volunteers and nearby neighbors from across the Southern District.
Baton Rouge Lutheran School (BRLS) and Trinity Lutheran Church (TLC), 60-year members of the Baton Rouge community, announce the arrival of a new principal–its first in nearly 30 years and only the 4th in the school’s history.
Southern District DCEs welcomed Kenzie Woltemath, DCE intern at Trinity in Baton Rouge, with a day in New Orleans. Joining the festivities were DCE Curtis Wiese of Good Shepherd (Shalimar), Nick Butcher of Trinity (Baton Rouge), and Zeal Beal of St. Paul (New Orleans), along with Concordia-Seward DCE student and summer Lutheran Young Adult Corp […]
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Elberta, AL, was thankful to have a successful VBS in June that reached many children in the community, in addition to the church’s children.
On July 9th Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Panama City, FL, celebrated the 25th anniversary of their pastor’s ordination.