Faith in Action Locally

Gayle Thompson has found a way to use her love of glass to benefit her congregation.

Gayle has been making stained glass for 35 years and for the last decade has also been kiln fusing glass.  A few years ago she started making crosses for church fund raising. The crosses were popular at... full story »

Rev. Dr. Rebecca Larson will bring a global perspective as the guest speaker at the Bishops’ Company annual dinner at Kypreos Restaurant in Kitchener on Saturday, October 17.

Few people in North America know more about... full story »

A few months ago, Kelly, a member of St. James and I had a brief conversation while shaking hands at the back of church about Edgewood and the financial burdens that Edgewood was facing and Kelly’s first reaction was “We should do a fundraiser”.  Those five words... full story »

This past year we applied for and received a $1000.00 donation by means of the Compassionate Justice Grant initiative.

The total amount was given to the Arnprior and District Food Bank Inc. in support of their "Children'... full story »

The Eastern Synod Mission Committee is a group of eight people, both lay and clerical, plus our Bishop, who meet twice a year to visit some of the parishes of our Synod who are doing creative ministry, and... full story »

Members of Bethany Lutheran, Woodstock, Ontario, have created a Pollinator’s Garden, the first of a three-part project.  Our intention is to create a safe haven for pollinators; to educate our community on pollinating insects; to make the best use of our green... full story »

In the spring of 2014, the concept of a Prayer Shawl Ministry was introduced at a meeting of St. John’s Lutheran Women. There was immediate interest by a few members who were ready to recall and put to work earlier-learned skills of knitting and crocheting.... full story »

Bethesda Lutheran Church
Unionville, Ontario

On December 21, 2014 Bethesda had the privilege of confirming seven young people to our Congregation. The seven young people confirmed... full story »

Sunday, February 08, was a historic day for two congregations in Mississauga - one Lutheran, one Anglican - who voted unanimously to become one. 

The relationship between Peace Lutheran and Holy Spirit Anglican began three years ago.  Peace was forced to leave their home in Square One... full story »

Our heartfelt thanks go out to the congregation of Good Shepherd/Bon Pasteur in Saint-Lambert, QC for their generous donation of $89,000 to CLWR.

Pictured here is CLWR Executive Director Bob Granke being presented the cheque by Flemming Rasmussen,... full story »

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