Latest News Articles

April 03, 2019

**UPDATE as of April 1, 2019: The Government of Canada has announced that donations designated to Cyclone Idai will be matched until April 14.

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), through our partner Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR), calls on its members to respond... full post »

March 20, 2019

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) National Bishop Susan C. Johnson has written an open letter to Muslim friends in Canada and Muslim neighbours in New Zealand, following the attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Grace and peace to you.

Can a woman forget... full post »

March 18, 2019

Bishop Pryse is pleased to announce the appointments of the Rev. Robert Wiesner to serve as dean of the Seaway Ministry Area and the Rev. Elina Salonen to serve as dean of the Ottawa Ministry Area. Pastor Wiesner succeeds the Rev. Steve Hoffard who has accepted a new call to ministry in the... full post »

March 18, 2019

The Program Committee for Worship is in the second year of preparing seasonal worship planning resources. Note that the 2019 Lent Worship Orders are available.

This collection of weekly resources are intended to support worship in the congregations and ministries of the ELCIC and partner... full post »

March 18, 2019

These last few months in my new position as Giving Advisor for ELFEC, have been a real gift. I have started to meet and talk to some of you and hear your stories – why you have remembered the church with your planned gifts. Many of you ask – “What is it that you do?” and “Why do you do what you... full post »

March 18, 2019

The ELCIC Women of Faith Fund provides annual grants that encourage and facilitate the Christ- centred ministry of women within the ELCIC and In Mission for Others.
   This fund was established in 2011 in recognition of the “significant contribution of the women of the Evangelical Lutheran... full post »

March 05, 2019

Poverty, and the fear of poverty, affects many in Canada. One in seven Canadians are currently living in poverty. That means 4.8 million Canadians are struggling to meet their most basic needs every day. The Commission on Justice and Peace of the Canadian Council of Churches recently released a... full post »

March 05, 2019

The 2019 National Convention will take place in Regina, Saskatchewan at the Centre for Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina from July 11-13, 2019.

Delegate Registration Package... full post »

March 05, 2019

CPJ would like to invite your church to participate in our... full post »

February 27, 2019

On April 15 and 16, 2019, the Lutheran churches of Ontario are invited to gather in Wallenstein for We Care Baling Days. Ontario Baling Days is a highlight on the We Care calendar, and we are pleased to extend an invitation to everyone in Ontario who would like to become involved.

... full post »