Northwestern Ohio Synod, ELCA

Diakonia is a ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) that aims to equip lay members to be strong knowledgeable leaders in their communities and the wider church. This is accomplished through a two year program of weekly classes combined with spiritual retreats and group interaction to prepare people for the many diverse tasks and opportunities to which Christ’s great commission directs them.Our program is an authorized ministry of the Northwestern Ohio Synod, and our classes are held at Peace Lutheran Church in Galion, Ohio.

Diakonia Graduation was held for May 19, 2018. Congratulations to our graduates! 

Now offering ‘Intro to the Old Testament’

online as well as in person…

click here for more information!

Click Here To View the Northwest Ohio Synod Diakonia Page

STUDENTS

 

If you would like to take part in this program please Contact us!

CLASSES

 

Series A

  • New Testament
  • Early Church History
  • Practical Ministry I
  • Creeds & Confessions
  • Practical Ministry II
  • Daily Life of a Christian

Series B

  • Old Testament
  • Christian Doctrine
  • Differentiating Our Faith in An American Context
  • Christian Ethics
  • Christian Worship
  • Practical Ministry III, To Communicate the Gospel

INSTRUCTORS

 

  • Pr. Jarrod Schaaf
  • Pr. Richard Genzman
  • Pr. Sarah Schaaf
  • Pr. Adam Sornchai
  • Pr. Anne Pairan