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Witness in the Public Square
This year's Witness in the Public Square will be held on Tuesday October 25th, 2016 at the New York Athletic Club.
This annual event raises funds to support the mission and ministry of the Atlantic District Mission Society. Of particular note this year, we will be honoring Rev. Dr. John Nunes and his wife Monique as John will have just that weekend been installed as the new President of Concordia College New York. We hope you can join us!
Read the Bible for 500th Anniversary of Reformation
October 31, 2017, marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. A key element of this move of God’s Spirit among His people was the return to God‘s Word as the source of Truth, pointing to Jesus our Savior. To commemorate this anniversary, members of Atlantic District churches will be encouraged to read through the entire Bible in two years, beginning on October 31, 2016 and culminating two years later on October 31, 2018. Initiated by Task Force Two of the District, this devotional Bible reading program is called RB 500th, Read the Bible for the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.
The devotional guides and Bible readings are available in different formats on our District resource website Lutherantools.org. Leaders and Readers can access the guides and readings in one of three ways:
- On-line version at www.Lutherantools.org
- Print version (useful for bulletin inserts), found at www.Lutherantools.org
- Calendar subscription delivered daily to a smartphone. Convenient, quick, and now! It works with your computer or smartphone's calendar application, and places daily readings, guides and even a link to the scripture text and audio at your fingertips!