The mission of the Ohio Council of Churches is to make visible the unity of Christ's
church, provide a Christian voice on public issues, and engage in worship, education
Trinity Lutheran Seminary, March 17 and 18. How should Christians respond to the ecological crisis facing planet earth? Join Cynthia Moe-Lobeda, associate professor of theology and religious studies at Seattle University and Johan Bergh,as they explore the relationships between eco-justice, faith, and congregational life. Click here for more information and a brochure.
PITTSBURGH (ELCA) - The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Northeastern Ohio Synod, was elected Aug. 14 presiding bishop of the ELCA at the 2013 ELCA Churchwide Assembly. She was elected on the fifth ballot. There were 889 votes cast, and 445 votes were needed for an election. Eaton received 600 votes and the Rev. Mark S. Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop, received 287. Eaton is the ELCA's first woman presiding bishop-elect.
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The current ministries and mission of the Ohio Council of Churches, such as the annual Ohio Ministries Convocation, the work of the Faith and Order Commission, and the Justice and Advocacy Commission.
About 1.3 million unemployed Americans and 40,000 Ohioans have already lost their benefits at the end of the 2013 and 850,000 would run out of their benefits from January through March of this year, according to the National Employment Law Project (NELP).
A Poem about the real meaning of Christmas with best wishes for the Holiday Season.
Please check out the ongoing Legislative concerns for the month of December and beyond, as well as the 2014 Ohio Ministries Convocation brochure.
The United States Senate gave final approval June 27th, 2013 to a 1200 page bill on Immigration.
How should Christians respond to the ecological crisis facing planet earth? Trinity Lutheran Seminary (2199 E. Main Street, Columbus) is hosting this event on March 17 and 18.
Frank Gates is pleased to once again offer Frank Gates University, the annual Ohio State Fund Workers' Compensation Seminar Series. These Seminars provide your members important BWC updates, premium reduction alternatives and safety related information. Schedule is as follows:
April 15, Columbus - Bridgewater Banquet & Conference Center (Powell)
April 16, Cincinnati - Crowne Plaza (Blue Ash)
April 17, Dayton - Kroc Center
April 22, Canton - Courtyard by Marriott
April 23, Cleveland - Holiday Inn Strongsville
April 24, Toledo - Holiday Inn French Quarter
For registration, click here.
To continue to prevent workplace injuries and return injured workers back to the job as safely and quickly as possible BWC has created Destination: Excellence, a package of programs to help employers achieve the goals mentioned above while potentially saving on workers’ compensation costs. Please watch this video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SduxnIqCOcQ&feature=youtu.be