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October 24, 2017

Every year between January 18-25th is the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. Christians around the world are invited to pray for the unity of all Christians, to reflect on scripture together, to participate in jointly-organized ecumenical services, and to share... full post »

October 17, 2017

In a letter from Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) National Bishop Susan C. Johnson on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, October 17, she invites prayers for all those affected by poverty and calls on church members to "raise awareness... full post »

October 11, 2017

During the brief few years of His public ministry, Jesus spoke to people about a great many things, but one thing he seemed never to tire of describing was the kingdom, the reign of God. And in the today’s Gospel from the book of Matthew we hear one such... full post »

October 11, 2017

Dear Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,

On behalf of the Canadian Council of Churches and the World Council of Churches, I would like to invite you to an exciting participatory learning conference about synthetic biology, the future of food, and sustainable agriculture.

From... full post »

October 04, 2017

Dear Synod Family:

It is with great sadness that we report that our beloved brother and colleague, Rev. Chad Honneymann died last night as the result of a motor vehicle accident.

Funeral arrangements are uncertain at this time but will be forwarded as soon as we are able.

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September 18, 2017

In Fort McMurray, Alberta, the more than $527,500 raised by Canadian Lutherans is helping residents as they resettle and rebuild more than a year after wildfires caused widespread devastation in the region.

Canadian... full post »

September 07, 2017
Learn more about CLWR and the work you support in their introductory video. full post »

August 03, 2017

Get to know the current commitments made by ELCIC members and congregations to the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. Watch the full video and be inspired as congregations across our church share how and why they are engaged in the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. To watch... full post »

July 26, 2017

Did you know the ELCIC produces an Annual Report?

The 2016 annual report for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) is now available.

Read stories about our work as a church and how we respond together to the call to be a church In... full post »

June 22, 2017

   I hope you have been following along with the updates to the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. The 2017 National Convention will mark two years since our church officially began the ELCIC Reformation Challenge ( Not only is the... full post »