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April 03, 2020

Dear members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,

We are about to enter into Holy Week, that time when we follow Jesus from his triumphal entrance into Jerusalem through to his betrayal, arrest, crucifixion and death. At this most holy time of the year we are not going to be able... full post »

April 01, 2020

Dear clergy of the ELCIC,

First of all, thank you all for the incredible work you are doing in this time of pandemic. In many and various ways you are being so creative in using new and old technologies to continue to minister to God’s people and provide spiritual nourishment. We know... full post »

March 24, 2020

Dear friends in Christ,

As per the Government of Ontario’s March 23, 2020 order to close non-essential businesses, effective today, we will cease regular operations at the Eastern Synod office. Plans are in place for staff members to work remotely from home and we have every confidence in... full post »

March 20, 2020

As we look for new ways to gather as community, please consider checking out the following live streaming and pre-recorded worship services from across our church. 

If you... full post »

March 17, 2020

At vestries this past year Bishop Linda Nicholls challenged congregations throughout the Diocese of Huron to Stand in Solidarity with those living in poverty. This Good Friday, All Saints Anglican Church Waterloo joined with Christ Lutheran Church to participate in the Stations of the Cross in... full post »

March 17, 2020

Dear friends in Christ,

As coronavirus disease (Covid-19) continues to escalate domestically, so does the requirement that we continue to review and adjust our current practices. With new information being received daily, we have received requests for further... full post »

March 13, 2020

Dear friends in Christ,

Since the letter issued by our Bishops on March 4, 2020, the World Health Organization has categorized the coronavirus (COVID-19) as a global pandemic. Infection rates have risen, along with many people’s level of concern. We have received many questions and... full post »

March 13, 2020

These prayers of intercession from the Lutheran World Federation may be of interest to our congregations. They may be a helpful resource in the midst of these uncertain times.

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March 04, 2020

Dear friends in Christ,

God’s grace and peace to you. Recent news about the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has raised concerns
for many of us for the... full post »

February 24, 2020

On April 6 - 7 you're invited to join us in Wallenstein for We Care Baling Days

Baling Days is a highlight of the We Care calendar, and we are pleased to extend an invitation to everyone in Ontario who would like to get involved. Baling Days is a great opportunity for fellowship, to learn... full post »