South Wisconsin District - LCMS 
"For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve,
and to give his life as a ransom for many."
Mark 10:45 (ESV)
April 6, 2015
 In This Issue

   - Prayer Requests




Jesus has forced open a door that had been locked

since the death of the first man.

He has met, fought, and beaten the King of Death.

Everything is different because he has done so.

~ C. S. Lewis

goodwillGoodwill Pack'er Up Donation Challenge

Throughout the month, when you donate to a Goodwill Store & Donation Center near you on behalf of your local K-8 school, you could be on your way to winning a school visit from Green Bay Packer and World Champion Donald Driver.

Get the whole family involved! Clean out your closets and bring your donations to Goodwill. Simply indicate your school name, city and number of items donated on the slip provided to you by the Goodwill Donation Attendant. The school with the greatest number of items donated will receive a visit from Donald Driver. The challenge is open to K-8 schools in Goodwill's southeastern Wisconsin service territory only.

TTFTeaching the Faith Workshops
Please share this information with your early childhood teachers - through 2nd grade. 

Sunday, April 12 - Living Word Child Development Center, Jackson - 2:00-4:30 pm


Monday, April 27 - Grace Lutheran Church, Menomonee Falls - 6:00-8:30 pm


Sunday, May 3 - Peace Lutheran Church, New Berlin - 2:00-4:30 pm


Registration ends April 6.

NSteachersN/S Teachers' Conference

November 11-12, 2015

Kalahari Resort and Convention Center

Wisconsin Dells


Keynote Speaker: Scott Taylor


Let's RAP at the Dells!  

Relationships, Analysis, Practice!


Scott Taylor will share how building Relationships improves school culture, how Analyzing data improves student achievement and how using "best Practice" improves instruction. Scott will share how RAP can improve your school culture and your achievement in three exciting sessions. Come and hear Scott talk, sing and RAP about teaching and learning.


Registration, lodging and more information is available on the District website.


AroundtheDistrictAround the District

Prayer Request

Please keep Wally Haas in your prayers as he is in rehab after surgery.

Please keep Randy Baganz in your prayers as he receives treatment for cancer. 
 eventsUpcoming Events


April 11 - Lutheran School Night at Miller Park - Brewers vs. Pirates 


April 12 - Teaching the Faith Workshop - Living Word Child Development Center, Jackson


April 13-17 - Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week


April 27 - Teaching the Faith Workshop - Grace Lutheran Church, Menomonee Falls


April 30 - Advisory Delegate Nomination Forms due

May 3 - Teaching the Faith Workshop - Peace Lutheran Church, New Berlin 


June 7-9 - District Convention, Concordia University Wisconsin


August 7 - Early Childhood Literacy Festival, CUW


August 14 - New Worker Orientation, District office


August 14 - Firm Foundations


November 6 - Firm Foundations


November 12-13 - NWD/SWD Teachers' Conference, Kalahari Resort, WI Dells



February 5 - WCRIS Leadership Conference

February 12 - Firm Foundations 

July 9-14 - Synod Convention, Mlwaukee


July 16-20 - National Youth Gathering, New Orleans

Click on the link to
register for any of these events.  If the event is not open yet, we will communicate when it will be.

Passionate Believers...Confessing Christ for the Next Generation!

Mark L'Heureux
Education Executive

Robin Mueller
Administrative Assistant

SWD School Ministry | 414-464-8102  |  FAX - 414-464-0602
8100 West Capitol Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53222
The South Wisconsin District does not endorse businesses that are not under the umbrella of
The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.
SWD Logo