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April 04, 2017

The 2017 National Convention will take place in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the University... full post »

March 16, 2017

Marcus Busch, President of the Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) Board of Directors, wishes to inform CLWR staff, board and partners today of a pending leadership transition for CLWR in 2018.

Robert Granke, CLWR Executive Director, will retire effective... full post »

February 06, 2017
From April 24-25, 2017, the Lutheran churches of Ontario are invited to gather in Wallenstein to rally in support of children and families in need. Ontario Baling Days is a highlight on the We Care calendar, and we are pleased to extend an invitation to everyone... full post »
January 30, 2017

January 30, 2017

Dear members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,

“I was a stranger, and you welcomed me.” - Matthew 25:25

Grace and peace to you.

I am writing to you following the horrific events that occurred last night at a Quebec City mosque... full post »

December 21, 2016

Luke 1:37
“Mary said to the angel, ‘How can this be, since I am a virgin?’ The angel said to her, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be holy; he will be called Son of God. And now, your relative... full post »

December 07, 2016

Over the course of the past year, the Eastern Synod Council has been working on developing a strategic plan to help guide the work of our boards, committees, related agencies and staff. At our March 2017 meeting the Synod Council will complete this task and share this plan with the wider... full post »

November 23, 2016

When Giving Tuesday rolls around November 29, you’ll have the opportunity to support Canadian Lutheran World Relief’s hunger and food-related projects.

For more than 25 years, Canadian Lutheran World Relief and other non-government organizations (NGOs... full post »