Consisting of 174 congregations/ministries and 50,000 baptized members. The Eastern Synod is made up of seventeen Ministry Areas from Sault Ste. Marie Ontario to Halifax Nova Scotia
A series of resources (Sermon, Prayers and Educational Document) have been gathered to help congregations develop ways in which they can appreciate the 2SLGBTQIA+ community during Pride month, which takes place in June of each year. These resources are not exhaustive, but offer a survey of possibilities for engaging preliminary conversation.
For the fourth summer in a row, ELCIC Bishops and Assistants to the Bishops are coming together to provide a series of sermons available for congregational use from June to September, 2023.
Our Benevolence Story is new resource highlighting the ways your benevolence offering supports the work of ministry in four key areas: The Wider Church, Martin Luther University College, Congregations and Leaders. This new resource is available in a wide variety of formats to support a variety of distribution methods.
The Eastern Synod’s Circle for Reconciliation and Justice has been working on a project to engage the entire Synod in awareness, action and a deepening understanding of the impact of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two Spirit People (MMIWG2S+).
From The Bishop’s Desk
On Addressing Conflict
The Red Dress Journey
National Indigenous History MonthJune is National Indigenous History Month with National Indigenous Peoples Day falling on June 21st. The Circle for Reconciliation and...Read More
2023 Pride Month ResourcesThis year we are pleased to offer a series of resources to encourage your observation and celebration of Pride Month....Read More
CLAY 2023 Grant OpportunityELFEC is offering a grant of up to $200 per attendee ELCIC congregations to support youths that are attending CLAY...Read More
A Service of Evening PrayerJune 12, 2023 7:30 pm - GuelphRead More
World Refugee DayJune 20, 2023 12:00 am -Read More
International Day of FriendshipJuly 30, 2023 12:00 am -Read More