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September 18, 2019

Annual Meeting of The Auxiliary of Martin Luther University College
Saturday, October 19, 2019 
Trillium Lutheran Church 
22 Willow Street, Waterloo.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Allen Jorgensen “Listening to the Elders: Wisdom from Christian and Indigenous Sources”

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September 18, 2019

The Youth and Young Adult Committee (YAYA) is excited to introduce the Indigenous Reconciliation Action Fund (IRAF), a new funding program intended to support learning, relationship building, and justice work between Lutheran and Indigenous children, youth, and/or young adults under 30 years old... full post »

August 22, 2019

Ahead of the 2019 federal election, Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ) will be hosting a series of free, non-partisan events across Canada aimed at equipping voters to engage in the political process in a meaningful way.

CPJ's 2019 Fall Tour will... full post »

August 15, 2019

A new digital hymn resource published by the Hymn Society is available for use in congregations and includes a free copyright for 2 months. This collection emerged from a desire to create hymns by, for, or about the LGBTQIA2S+ community that are accessible for a wider range of congregation.... full post »

July 18, 2019

Dear Eastern Synod Colleagues and Partners,

I am writing to share the attached document concerning the Martin Luther University College (formerly Waterloo Lutheran Seminary) search for its next Principal Dean.

Please read, consider and share this material as you deem appropriate.... full post »

July 05, 2019

Reserve your seat today for the upcoming Bishops’ Company Luncheon.
Our speaker this year is Rev Dr Susan Johnson, National Bishop of the ELCIC

October 5, 2019

12 Noon

Doubletree by Hilton, 30 Fairway Rd. S. Kitchener (formerly Holiday Inn).

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June 27, 2019

Sixty congregational leaders gathered to learn how to find and apply for grants from local, provincial and national foundations as well as government agencies.
   This first workshop was held February 2, 2019 in Oakville, Ontario. It was organized by Jeff Pym, Director of Stewardship and... full post »

June 26, 2019

In September 2017 Christians from across northeastern Ontario gathered as a visible sign of the body of Christ to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. At this event, elders Julie and Frank Ozawagosh, who accompanied us over the two days of this conference, noted that “The... full post »

June 24, 2019

On Friday, June 21, the Poverty Reduction Act, legislating the federal poverty reduction strategy (PRS), was entrenched in law.

For the past decade, Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ) and the Dignity for All campaign have called for a national anti-poverty strategy for Canada that is... full post »

June 20, 2019

Immigration and refugees have become polarizing topics and will be defining issues in Canada’s 2019 federal election. The openness with which Canadians once welcomed refugees is slowly ebbing to feelings of concern, doubt, and frustration.

On June 20, international World Refugee Day,... full post »