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News & Announcements

Here you can learn what is happening now and in the near future with Women of the ELCA. From synodical events to the triennial gathering, we’ll keep you up to date on all of our news and events.

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Women of the ELCA takes 12 total awards

Women of the ELCA takes 12 total awards »

Women of the ELCA publications and events take a total of 12 awards from two professional organizations in March and April. 

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Funding triennial convention is a challenge

Funding triennial convention is a challenge »

If every woman gave 33 cents a day or about $120 a year to the organization, Women of the ELCA could more than meet its budget for conventions, regular ministries and resources that women love.

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Sowing seeds in good soil

Sowing seeds in good soil »

Jesus parable of the soils helped three Women of the ELCA units take advantage of the Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls health initiative seed grant program.

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Hospital’s new solar power project sees light of day

Hospital’s new solar power project sees light of day  »

For women giving birth at the Phebe Hospital and School of Nursing near Monrovia, Liberia, the worry that the electricity may shut down just as the baby’s head is crowning has long been a reality.

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Hitting the streets

Hitting the streets »

Eager to warn churches in the Metro D.C. area about the reality of human trafficking in their communities, the Metropolitan Washington D.C. synodical women’s organization hit the streets.

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100 years of bold service

100 years of bold service »

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, Minn., celebrated Bold Women’s Day, Feb. 26, by honoring its 100-year-old quilting group, Mission Quilters.

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Are you ready for the summer Bible study

Are you ready for the summer Bible study »

This summer, you can take part in a three-session Bible study written by Kelly Fryer and published in Gather, the magazine of Women of the ELCA.

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Five ways to avoid email scams requesting money

Five ways to avoid email scams requesting money »

Recently, Women of the ELCA synodical women's conventions have experienced email scams asking for money. In one case, a scammer sent an email to the SWO treasurer in the name of the SWO president, asking for money to be wired.

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