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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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Carrying out our mission together

Carrying out our mission together »

Women of the ELCA carries out our mission through three expressions—our congregational units, our synodical women’s organizations and our churchwide organization. Together, we mobilize women to act boldly on our faith in Jesus Christ!...
Your scholarship program at work

Your scholarship program at work »

For the 2016-17 school year, Women of the ELCA awarded $20,700 to 15 women.

Peace activist to speak of transformation

Peace activist to speak of transformation »

Nobel Peace Prize winner and ELCA International Leaders scholarship recipient Leymah Gbowee will be a keynote speaker at the Tenth Triennial Gathering (2017) in Minneapolis next summer, July 13-16....
Five tips for holding a Café pop-up event

Five tips for holding a Café pop-up event »

Pop-up events are popping up all around you— whether they are pop-up bars, pop-up restaurants or pop-up museums dedicated to ice cream!...
Nominations open

Nominations open »

Nominations for Women of the ELCA leadership in the 2017-2020 triennium are being received through November 30, 2016. The nominating committee will consider nominations for secretary, treasurer and board members.

Houston woman builds bridges in faith community

Houston woman builds bridges in faith community »

Nancy Agafitei knows how to plan events that help people explore their faith. As a former council president and Women of the ELCA circle vice president at Hosanna Lutheran Church in Houston, Texas, planning events was a task she took on regularly.

Solar project fueled by higher power

Solar project fueled by higher power »

For Mary Jo Mettler, a trip to West Africa turned into an unexpected calling to help Phebe Hospital in Liberia get solar power.

Join the coloring craze

Join the coloring craze »

Women of the ELCA has joined the craze and now offers three different coloring options, two of which are available free of charge.

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