Learning for Life

Northern Rockies Institute of Theology is a continuing theological education ministry of the Montana Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. 

NRIT exists to provide and promote lifelong learning for the people of the Montana Synod (and their neighbors) , for the purpose of equipping them in their lives of ministry.


2415 13th Avenue South   Great Falls, MT 59405
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Preaching Workshop with Pastor Steven Loy

As preachers who speak words of grace and hope, we watch for God at work in our lives and share with the faith community evidence of God’s presence. Drawing on the language and images of the biblical text, this workshop focuses on God’s action in our lives.

June 3 Malta Lutheran, Malta, 9am to 3pm
June 4 New Hope Lutheran, Great Falls, 9am to 3pm

$70 clergy, rostered/$65 new to ministry/$35 LPA and lay

Cross Cultural Immersion at Rocky Boy's Reservation
(pamphlet, 414K)

Our Saviour is a congregation of the ELCA, celebrating Word and Sacrament ministry, an integral part of the Rocky Boy community, and it serves the wider Church as a place of cross-cultural learning. You are invited to come to the Rocky Boy’s Reservation and learn from and about the Chippewa Cree tribe. It is the hope and prayer of this congregation that this learning will be carried to unexpected places in each person’s life who has this experience.

This immersion event will start on Sunday evening, June 8th, and end on Friday morning, June 13th

The registration fee of $360 includes all meals and activities once you are at Our Saviour’s. Continuing Ed. hours are available.

The Vision and Practice of 21st Century Faith Formation
June 12 – 14

A three day gathering, led by Vibrant Faith Ministries.
For more information, call Paul Goodman at Hope Lutheran in Bozeman: 406-586-5572, or go to the Vibrant Faith Ministries website