In May 2015, the ELCIC's National Church Council (NCC) directed the Faith, Order and Doctrine Committee (FOD) to study orders of ministry with particular attention to diakonia and Diaconal Ministry. FOD surveyed recent and historic literature, consulted ELCIC... full post »
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ELCIC Women of Faith Fund
The ELCIC Women of Faith Fund provides annual grants that encourage and facilitate the Christ- centred ministry of women within the ELCIC and In Mission for Others.
This fund was established in 2011 in recognition of the “significant contribution of the... full post »
Bishop Pryse, along with the rest of us here at synod office, recently had a chance to re-connect with Sherry Coman, creator and curator of the daily devotionals we experience through Lutherans Connect.
Sherry was Lutheran Campus Ministry Toronto Co-ordinator from2008-2012 when the... full post »
Christians across Canada are giving up practices that hurt the environment
Grace Lutheran is excited to be participating in Give it up for the Earth!, an Lenten climate change campaign from Citizens for Public Justice (... full post »
Every two years, the ELCIC and the Anglican Church of Canada (ACC) host a national gathering of youth and their leaders. CLAY 2018 will take place on August 15-19, 2018 in Thunder Bay, Ontario. To register for threads, please visit:... full post »
A series of eight bulletin inserts on the place where truth-telling and racial justice meet has been prepared by the leaders of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, Presiding Bishop), The Episcopal Church (The Most Rev. Michael B... full post »
From February 1-7, 2018, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) will observe World Interfaith Harmony Week. The ELCIC will join with others around the world in this week of reflection and public witness on what it means to be people of faith, regardless of religious affiliation. Being... full post »
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) lifts up the last Sunday of February as Diaconal Sunday to raise awareness of diakonia (service) as a vital dimension of the church's witness and of rostered diaconal ministry as a valuable expression of church... full post »