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The Nebraska Synod is coordinating with Lutheran Disaster Response to prepare for recovery efforts following this week's flooding and blizzard. 

Individuals and congregations wanting to support the future cleanup efforts, can send donations to the Nebraska Synod Disaster Fund. If you give by check, please include “Nebraska Floods” in the memo line and mail it to:
Nebraska Synod ELCA
6757 Newport Avenue, Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68152

You can also give online at
Click on the fourth option, "Hunger & Disaster," then scroll down the list to Hunger & Disaster, and enter your donation amount in the line for Synod Disaster Fund.

Changes in Synod communications staff

Changes are coming to Synod communications staff at the first of the year.

Mitch McCartney, the Synod’s director of communications, will be departing for another career opportunity effective Jan. 3, 2017. The Synod will be evaluating how best to staff communications going forward and will make an announcement once a specific course of action is determined.

In the meantime, persons needing to contact Synod Communications should e-mail or contact Karen Pickering at (402) 896-5311.