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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!

September 04, 2012

Dear Bishop Michael and all members of the Eastern Synod,

I’m writing to thank you for your extraordinary generosity in responding to Bishop Michael’s challenge and surpassing the goal of $100,000.00 for the ELCIC Praise Appeal. I’m sending along a picture of Gloria McNabb,... full post »