General, Bishop Miloš Klátik as a chairman of the Committee for Theology and Ecumenical Relations of the LWF, attended the meeting of officers of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) in Geneva.
Congregation in Gemerská Poloma has celebrated 225th anniversary of consecration of their church on Sunday the 25th of November 2012. General bishop Milos Klatik came to Gemerska Poloma with a word of greeting and a sermon.
Ing. Ladislav Cajko who is a teacher of applied economics at Evangelical gymnasium in Tisovec has was nominated for best teacher of 2012 – EWB Teacher Award 2012. This was a part of teacher’s conference in Norway.
On 11th of November was avery special day in congregation in Hrochot. This day the members of congregation and their guests have commemorated 180th anniversary of consecration of this church. At the same time there has been a concecration after general renovation.
Thanks to the initiative of hungarian pastor Peter Zaszkaliczky a memorial plaque has been unveiled at Deák tér – Budapest, commemorating the 200th anniversary of establishment of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary.
There has been a second ordination ceremony this year. On 17th of November 2012 in lutheran church in Dolny Kubin another 5 chaplains who sucessfully passed chaplain exams, have been ordained.
During the Days of Congregation in Vychodna another tree of reformation has been planted. This time it was a traditional slovak tree – a lime-tree. The program started at 13:00 on Saturday the 27th of October 2012 with special workshop for children called “Armor of God”. Official program continued at 17:00 when pastor Viktor Sabo talked of his experience in Afghanistan, where he spent half a year serving as a pastor.
As a part of memorial sermon that took place on 4th of November 2012 Bishop Krivda gave out diplomas and prices for those who participated in photographic competition Memorial of Jozef Holly in Moravske Lieskove.
The festive worship service began with a song „Vojdite, plesajme“ (Enter and rejoice) followed by a poem „Postavil si pre mňa tento Boží chrám“ (You have built this temple of God for me). Christians in Pliesovce commemorated 85th anniversary of consecration of their church. The guest preacher was General bishop Milos Klatik.
A meeting of ProChrist representatives took place in german Kassel from29th to 31st of October. The representatives of central and eastern europe have met to discuss preparations for satelite evangelization that will take place from 4th of March until 11th of March 2013.
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Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart