Following more than two hours of debate, delegates of the 2011 ELCIC National Convention approved a Social Statement on Human Sexuality. The results came late in a day and were done by written ballot, with 213 votes in favour of the motion and 134 against. Read more... full post »
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The following persons from the Eastern Synod were elected to the National Church Council by the National Convention of the ELCIC:
Ms. Pat Lovell, Rev. Jeffrey Smith and Rev. Heather Spencer.
The 13th Biennial convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada rose in a standing ovation today, when... full post »
Saskatoon, 15 July 2011 -- ELCIC National Bishop Susan C. Johnson encouraged delegates to let the Holy Spirit lead them through the coming days of convention as she delivered her Report of the National Bishop to delegates, special... full post »
Saskatoon, 14 July 2011 -- More than 325 delegates and over 150 visitors joined their voices and hearts in worship to open the 13th Biennial National Convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) on Thursday, July... full post »
Welcome to our new Eastern Synod Website!
We were thinking of you when we were creating this website. We hope that you will find this helpful and a useful tool not only for your ministry but also for your own spiritual journey.
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ELCIC Structural Renewal Task Force Report Now Available; Recommendations Focus on Equipping the Church to be In Mission for Others
Winnipeg, 11 May 2011--Following two years of thoughtful analysis and church-wide consideration, the final report from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in... full post »