AGDE of Gustav-Adolf-Werke met in Bystrice pod Hostynem, Czech Republic, between 23th and 26th of October. As a member of AGDE, General Bishop Miloš Klátik, took part in this conference.
The book market has welcomed a new and unique publication - Historický atlas Evanjelickej cirkvi augsburského vyznania na Slovensku (Historical Atlas of Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia). The Atlas has been published by Tranoscius in Liptovsky Mikulas. It has been presesnted during the worship service in Istebene on 31.10. at 17:00 and during Biblioteka on 3.11. at 17:30.
On 16th of October the congregation in Ruzomberok commemorated 85th annyversary of consecration of their Church. This anniversary also represents 85 years of God's grace. On this occasion General Bishop Klatik contributed to the service by giving a sermon.
On Sunday the 16th of October people of Necpaly congregation in Zabokrky celebrated their self renovation of chapel that used to serve as lutheran school.
On Sunday the 16th of October at a church in Svaty Kriz - Lazisko a festive worship service took place during which a new pastor - Daniel Balaz has been installed.
During the second phase of renovation of the altar in evangelical church in Rimavske Brezove, a latin inscription from 1762 has been uncovered. The inscription has been covered by a wooden board until now.
During the Luther Decade, the period of preparation for 500th anniversary of the reformation, a Luther Garden is being prepared in Wittenberg (Lutherstadt Wittenberg). Around the symbol of Lutherrose made of various types rocks, 500 trees will be planted by 2017. This project is called "500 Years of Reformation – 500 Trees in Wittenberg"
On 2nd and 3rd of October 2011 in Stara Tura a pastoral conference took place. The parttakers prent came from Povazsky and Myjavsky region of the ECAC in Slovakia and from the East-Moravian region from the Czech Republic.
In these days we remember the demise of Pavol Uhorskai - the former general bishop of ECAC in slovakia. He departed on 5th of October 2011. Pavol Uhorskai died at the age of 91. He dedicated his life to work with youth and this caused that he was forbidden to continue to carry out spiritual work and a rapid change in his life. Despite the fact that his plans were hindered and he couldnt continue in his work officially, he remained a spiritual leader to others. In 1990 he was elected to the position of general bishop.
On the Thursday 29th of September 2011 third training of energy management for the ECAC in Slovakia took place in Zvolen, lead once again by Mr. Eberhard Muller from Stuttgart.
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Grafické spracovanie:Ladislav Menyhart