The Eastern Synod will be electing delegates this June to the 2017 ELCIC National Convention. If you wish to nominate someone for the election ballot at the Synod Assembly, please have the Endorsement and Biographical Forms completed and returned to synod office by April 23, 2016.
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Your support is needed now to prevent hunger.
It's a crisis few have heard about in North America, yet it has been classified at the highest level of humanitarian emergency, along with the war in
No rain due to the El Nino weather phenomenon has put more than 10 million... full post »
Please be advised that resources for the Diaconal Sunday on Feb. 28 were posted today:
Pope Francis, LWF President Bishop Younan and General Secretary Junge to lead
The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and the Catholic Church will hold a joint ecumenical commemoration of the Reformation on 31 October 2016 in Lund, Sweden.
Pope Francis, LWF President... full post »
The following document has been prepared for Lutherans and Roman Catholics to use in common liturgical commemorations of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.
This very fine resource is commended to us by the Lutheran World Federation and the Pontifical... full post »
Resources for holding a Praise Appeal Sunday in 2016 are now available online. The theme for the 2016 ELCIC Praise Appeal, Liberated by God's Grace: Human Beings - Not for Sale, echoes The Lutheran World Federation theme of the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation. You will see the... full post »
We're very happy to see that Canada has extended the matching fund deadline for Syrian refugee relief!
You can continue to double your impact up to February 29, 2016.
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In what has become an annual tradition, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Bishop Susan C. Johnson and Anglican Church of Canada Archbishop Fred Hiltz offer Christmas greetings in a joint video message.
The two leaders encourage us to be... full post »
National office staff from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR), Lutheran Church-Canada (LCC) and the LCC Central District office are coming together for the first time to bring a Syrian refugee family to Canada... full post »
The conditions of schools Syrian refugee kids attend in Jordan is the focus of Canadian Lutheran World Relief’s (CLWR) Giving Tuesday campaign, December 1. The charitable online giving emphasis is a reaction to Black Friday, November 27, and Cyber Monday, November... full post »