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November 06, 2012


Dear friends,

As we move into these last weeks of the church year, I am hoping that some of the posts found on the worship... full post »

November 01, 2012

NEWS RELEASE - From the National Office of the ELCIC

ELCIC Synod of Alberta and the Territories Elects New Bishop

Winnipeg, 30 October 2012 – At a special convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada’s (ELCIC) Synod of Alberta and the... full post »

November 01, 2012

From the National Office of the ELCIC

Responding To Hurricane Sandy

Winnipeg, 31 October 2012 -- Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) members wishing to donate funds to assist people affected by... full post »

October 31, 2012

This is an invite for you to become a regular member of the Bishops' company for Mission. Joining the Company means committing to a "second mile gift" once per year.  Your gift will contribute to the renewal of the church through progammes that we are not presently able to fund through regular... full post »

October 30, 2012

Restorative Justice Week November 18-25, 2012

The Church Council on Justice and Corrections (CCJC) is a national faith-based coalition of eleven founding churches, including... full post »

October 29, 2012

Reformation Day Liturgical Material Available

October 23, 2012 - Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) congregations are invited to use liturgical material prepared by The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) to celebrate Reformation Sunday.

The... full post »

October 26, 2012
Please find attached a letter from Bishop Pryse, to the Honourable Vic Toews, regarding cuts to part-time chaplains by the Correctional Service of Canada.
October 24, 2012

Dear Colleagues in Ministry:

Assistant to Bishop Susan, Rev. Paul Gehrs, sent this email together with the attached Interfaith letter on Prison Chaplaincy signed by our National Bishop.

Paul wrote:

"Bishop Susan has asked that synods be aware of this action regarding changes... full post »

October 09, 2012

Dear friends,

Attached here for your reference are the latest communications from the ELCIC National Office vis a vis Structural Renewal.

I encourage you to review these materials and to make them as widely available as possible in your respective contexts.

Thank... full post »

October 05, 2012

Ever wonder what the average worship attendance is in your congregation?

See the report to find out!