The Adoration of the Magi" Hieronymus Bosch (circa 1450-1516)

“The Adoration of the Magi,” Hieronymus Bosch (circa 1450-1516)

Where will God’s love take you?

In this time after Epiphany, God’s glory is revealed to us through Jesus. Jesus brings new life and salvation.

Connect with a Northeastern Iowa Synod congregation where you can celebrate these gifts, strengthen your faith, and help your community. Visit us on Facebook.

The ELCA is an engaged, active body of people who put faith in God into action — in millions of ways, all over the world. Visit the ELCA website to learn more.



Our Mission

The Northeastern Iowa Synod makes Christ known by strengthening the witness and service of the whole church.

Synod ministries support and develop leaders, focus on mission, and network the effective ministries of our congregations.

Gifts to the Northeastern Iowa Synod support a variety of ministries, such as scholarships for students in seminary, leadership training, youth ministry, resources for congregations, Young Adults in Global Mission sponsorship, and much more.

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The Northeastern Iowa Synod Assembly met June 13-15, 2014, with the theme “Strengthened for Witness and Service.” Bishop Steven L. Ullestad was re-elected to a fifth term. View videos, photos, reports, resolutions and more.

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Mark Sept. 13, 2015, for God’s Work Our Hands Sunday to reach out in service to our communities. 

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  • Jan Hus — Bold Leadership
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  • Congregational Preparedness Plan


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