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June 12, 2015

“Theological Formation in Liminal Times: Revisiting the 'Public Seminary,’ ”
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
7 p.m.
Keffer Memorial Chapel
Waterloo Lutheran Seminary 

Principal-Dean Candidacy Lecture — Waterloo Lutheran Seminary

Rev. Dr. Mark W. Harris will be... full post »

June 09, 2015

People who are unable to attend two special events featuring Rev. Martin Junge at Waterloo Lutheran Seminary and Wilfrid Laurier University this week will have the opportunity to access the events online.

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June 05, 2015

June is the month in which the shepherds of most Christian congregations begin to sense their flock wandering away. As the weather improves, outdoor activities and travels lure folks away from worship. The warmer weather also turns Sunday into a good time to take care of outdoor chores around... full post »

May 25, 2015

Next week (May 31 - June 3) marks the conclusion of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Canada. See Bishop Susan's letter to understand the ELCIC's position on this 'moment'.
Consider how you and your congregation might recognize our relationship with Indigenous Peoples:

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May 05, 2015

The Eastern Synod recently sent in a donation for Canadian Lutheran World Relief’s Give Life Lenten appeal. Thank you for your support!

This campaign was very successful and we’re happy to announce that more than $100,... full post »

April 30, 2015

Lutheran-Homes Kitchener-Waterloo is excited to extend an invitation to congregations in the Grand River and Two Rivers ministry areas.

They ask the following questions:

Is your congregation currently in the process of making decisions about how to deal with immediate and long-term... full post »

April 30, 2015

Give Life appeal update

Your support for the Give Life appeal has been amazing. Thank you! We have raised more than $100,000 so far to help Ethiopian herders access irrigation that allows them to produce enough food year... full post »

April 28, 2015

CLWR and the ELCIC are calling for financial donations to help earthquake survivors in Nepal. The donations will support the work of the Lutheran World Federation (LWF), whose Kathmandu-based emergency team launched an immediate... full post »

April 27, 2015

Special Guests announced for Kitchener stop of the Justice Tour 2015.

Next stops:

Halifax:    May 11

Montreal:  May 12

Ottawa:    May 13 

Find out more about the Justice Tour here: ... full post »

April 22, 2015

Members and congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada  are invited to celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Easter, April 26, 2015, as a Day of Prayer for Vocations to Rostered Ministry.

Take the #... full post »