The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) lifts up the last Sunday of February as Diaconal Sunday to raise awareness of diakonia (service) as a vital dimension of the church's witness and of rostered diaconal ministry as a valuable expression of church... full post »
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Global Mission Sunday - February 4, 2018
On Sunday, February 4, ELCIC Congregations are encouraged to lift up Global MIssion Sunday. Resources will be available online here shortly: http://elcic.ca/global-mission/
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity - January 18-25, 2018
Every year between January 18-25, 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 fellowship.... full post »
Bishop Michael Pryse is happy to announce the appointment of the Rev. Christie Morrow to serve as the Eastern Synod Ministry Director for Youth and Young Adult Ministry effective January 1, 2018.
Pastor Morrow succeeds the Rev. Joel Crouse who has served in this capacity since 2008. "I am... full post »
In a letter from Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada National Bishop Susan C. Johnson and Anglican Church of Canada Primate Fred Hiltz, the leaders lift up National Housing Day and call on the two churches, to reflect on our calling, as Christians, to care for... full post »
Attached are copies of letters sent to Premiers from Bishop Susan Johnson, National Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), and Bishop Michael Pryse, Eastern Synod Synod, ELCIC expressing support for a basic income guarantee.
The Humanitarian Coalition and its member agencies, including Canadian Lutheran World Relief, welcome the Government of Canada’s decision to launch the Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund for the response to the Rohingya Crisis.... full post »