The Eastern Synod Mission Committee met in late October to review the 80+ grant applications they received this year. Though the task at first seemed daunting, this dedicated group was able to read each application and approved funding for 55 of the applications, resulting in a total of $369,350... full post »
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In a letter issued today, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Bishop Susan C. Johnson invites individuals and congregations to join in intentional prayer for climate justice and for world leaders who are working to forge a new international climate agreement at the upcoming UN Climate... full post »
Homiletic Notes — Sunday, November 15, 2015
A resource from The Church Council on Justice and Corrections
Take the Reformation Challenge!
ELCIC members are encouraged to respond to be Liberated by God's Grace through the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. Our goals are to:
Sponsor 500 refugees to... full post »
The latest issue of Columbine is now available.
In an open letter to newly sworn-in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Bishop Susan Johnson and Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, extend their heartfelt congratulations and describe some of... full post »
Registration information now available for the next annual Bishop's Spiritual Retreat for Clergy.
January 31-February 3, 2016
Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre
Niagara Falls, ON
For full details check the events calendar.
FROM CLWR: Our new Gifts from the Heart catalogue is arriving in mailboxes across Canada this week. We hope you’ll once again take the opportunity to... full post »
Dear members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada:
Grace and peace to you.
‘I was a stranger, and you welcomed me.’ (Matthew 25:25)
I am troubled by the recent tone of national debate regarding the right of Muslim women in Canada to choose to wear the niqab. At times... full post »