Diakonia Old Testament Class Offered Online

The Indianapolis chapter of Diakonia is launching a beta program for online learning. If you have an interest and/or the ability, we’d love for you to join us. During this pilot, and over the next year, Indianapolis will be doing research with students and local pastors to assess best meeting...

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Florida-Bahamas Synod has a canine graduate!

On June 10 the Synod’s diakonia Program added 30 individuals to its list of graduates —plus one! The one is Teachi, a medium hair chihuahua. He is 13 years old and has served diakonia graduate student Carolyn Gresham as a therapy dog for eight years. His training is in stroke/seizure...

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A New Diakonia National Website

Diakonia has a new website!  If you are on this page, you already know that we have a beautiful new website to help publicize and support the Diakonia program.  Potential students, instructors, and synods looking for a great lay theological education program can discover Diakonia and learn what it has...

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Newsletter, Facebook and YouTube…oh my!

Our new communication efforts don’t end with the new national website. There is an opportunity to receive our new Diakonia national newsletter. Deacon Janice Wunsch of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Boca Raton, FL, was the winner of our Name Our Newsletter Contest. The winning title is, The Tool Kit;...

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