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Tanzania Group Update: Children

Believing you have witnessed the poorest of the poor, around the corner you discover you haven’t seen it all. Today we visited one of our sister congregations, Karansi Lutheran Church & Nuru English Primary School and realized how grateful children living in extreme...
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(Udoro) Dedication

In the English language the word dedication has a couple of definitions… Last Sunday we dedicated a church – the Udoro sub-parish of our sister congregation, Mudio Lutheran Church. For some, it was a once in a generation experience, for others once in a lifetime. In...
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Cafe-More Than Just Coffee

Connections Cafe’: more than just coffee! Did you know that when you purchase a specialty drink from Connections Cafe you give $.50 to Sheridan Missions & Outreach? Since the Cafe’ opened in 2010, sales from specialty drinks have yielded more than $7,000. That’s...
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Barnabas Community Welcomes Kelli Green

Welcome, Kelli! Sheridan member and UNL student Kelli Green began her work as Barnabas Community staff in January. She leads our Saturday morning meal ministry and builds relationships with our guests who come from a variety of backgrounds. After her first Saturday, Kelli sai...
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Lutheran World Relief Quilts

Sheridan has a group of quilters who meet regularly to sew quilts that are distributed to people around the globe displaced by war and/or natural disasters. During the weekend of Oct. 31 & Nov. 1, we will take time in worship to bless the 113 blankets as we send them on their...
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Scholarships Are Answered Prayers

The Tanzania Orphan Scholarship Project started ten years ago as a call to help the youth who were praying for a high school education. Headmistress Ester Nyka at Nronga High School wrote, “The scholarships have been and still are a strong foundation for the poor Tanzanian...
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A Food Bank Thank You

We cannot thank you enough for your involvement in our first-ever FaithFULL Harvest Food Drive. You have heard the stats and you have a sense of the need. It is great. Reinforcement of the need revealed itself once again this week. Late Friday afternoon, Food Bank of Lincoln...
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Electronic Giving

Electronic giving provides an easy solution that not only gives you more flexible giving options, but also cuts down on the staff’s administrative work and creates a more steady flow of income. As a result, your church staff can focus on ministry programs more, and you have...
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Barnabas Community Meal

            Cattywampus (Names are changed in this blog to protect identities) Cattywampus – that is how Ann parked. Thirty or so people already passed through the incredible buffet of food. There were fruits, vegetables, lasagna, even gluten free offerings! Pile the plate...
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Worship At The Prison

A couple Saturdays ago, a group from Sheridan worshiped with a very unique Nebraska Synod congregation. They are called the Followers of Christ, they worship in the Nebraska State Penitentiary, and most of the worshipers are inmates. But on this Saturday night, several of the...
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2015 National Youth Gathering

Every three years the ELCA holds the ELCA Youth Gathering. This year the gathering was in Detroit. Sheridan sent seven people to the Gathering this year. Without the support of the congregation we would not have been able to attend. We are so thankful that we got to have this...
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El Salvador-Fatima

Once you’ve been to El Salvador, you’re never the same. Each of my past experiences have all included a special aha moment. This time I realized what an international world we live in. When we met Fatima, our homeowner, she was wearing a “Kiss Me I’m...
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