Blue Holidays

Blue Holidays – A service of honor and hope.

Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 2:00 to 4:00 PM
Advent Lutheran Center,
6735 W. Sylvania Ave, Corner of McCord and Sylvania, Sylvania, OH

For some people the Holiday Season is not a season of joy…for them the loss of a loved one or a job, feelings of fear, or powerful emotions of anxiety and grief are just too strong.

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Heart and Soul Harvest Dinner Theater

Heart and Soul Harvest Dinner Theater
October18, 2018
Hope Lutheran Church (Larson Hall)
2201 Secor Rd, Toledo, OH

Please come and share an evening with Chef Kevin Maxey & Issue Box Theater as they create an unforgettable experience of culinary delights and the magic of theater.

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Grief Groups

Grief Group beginning September 26 – Senior Center, Bowling Green, OH

The Wood County Committee on Aging, Inc. is currently partnering with Lutheran Social Services to hold an educational grief support group, “Understanding Your Grief.”

The group will run for 11 weeks and be held on Wednesdays from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm at the Wood County Senior Center (305 N. Main St. Bowling Green, OH) beginning on September 26.

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Recovery Groups

A Weekly Recovery Group is ongoing at the BG Office at 315 S. College Drive on Tuesdays from 4-6 PM to address addictions.

This non-intensive treatment group is for both self-referred and court-referred women and men.

An assessment is required; call 419-352-0702 for that appointment. Our intake worker Alice Gross is usually able to access client’s insurance for this treatment.

International Human Trafficking and Social Justice Conference 2018

International Human Trafficking and Social Justice Conference 2018 is holding two events in September.

Both events will be held at the University of Toledo, Thompson Student Union, 2801 W. Bancroft St., Toledo, OH.

The events:

  • High School Workshop - Wed, Sept. 19, 2018 – 8:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Human Trafficking Conference - Thurs & Fri, Sept 20-21, 2018. 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LSSNWO) is a Christian agency founded in 1911 by the Fremont Conference of the American Lutheran Church. LSSNWO is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and recognized by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS). More than 200 Lutheran congregations in Northwestern Ohio are corporate members of LSSNWO. Lutheran Social Services also is a member of one of the nation’s largest service organization – Lutheran Services of America.