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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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Rise up to end human sex trafficking

Rise up to end human sex trafficking »

Joy, intrigue, surprise and concern. Those were some of the reactions from hundreds of youth who visited Women of the ELCA’s anti-sex trafficking exhibit in the Community Life area at the ELCA Youth Gathering in Detroit this summer....
Check out this easy way to give

Check out this easy way to give »

“Faithful Friends” is an easy way for you (or your congregational unit or your synodical organization) to give monthly to Women of the ELCA by automatic withdrawal from your checking account or by automatic charge to your credit card....
Tenth Triennial Gathering theme set

Tenth Triennial Gathering theme set »

“All Anew” is the theme for Women of the ELCA’s Tenth Triennial Gathering in Minneapolis, Minn., July 13-16, 2017....
Dolls with missing limbs give comfort to owners

Dolls with missing limbs give comfort to owners »

What does a toddler with no arms do when her mom gives her a doll? She hugs it lovingly with her legs, of course. Especially this doll: a doll with no arms. A doll that looks just like little Emily.

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Support anti-trafficking efforts at the ELCA Youth Gathering

Support anti-trafficking efforts at the ELCA Youth Gathering »

Women of the ELCA is helping young Lutherans advocate against human trafficking in our exhibit space at the ELCA Youth Gathering in Detroit, July 15-19. Our goal is to inform 30,000-plus participants about our advocacy efforts to end human trafficking and about ways they can become agents of change in eliminating human trafficking in their communities.

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Shawls make prayers tangible

Shawls make prayers tangible »

A woolly avalanche of 1,508 prayer shawls poured into the Ninth Triennial Gathering of the Women of the ELCA last summer in Charlotte as women from around the country answered the call to knit prayer shawls....
Why Slow Faith?

Why Slow Faith? »

Liv Larson Andrews, the Bible study author for the three-session study in Gather beginning in September, explains why she wrote "Slow Faith."  Subscribe to Gather now to get the study.

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Summer issue of Interchange available online

Summer issue of Interchange available online »

The summer issue of Interchange should be in your church or home mailbox by now. Interchange is mailed to every ELCA congregation so please check with your church administrator to see if it arrived.

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