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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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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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Taking it to the streets: An immersion experience

Taking it to the streets: An immersion experience »

Would you consider participating in an immersion experience on the streets of Philadelphia in 2016?

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Six ways to connect with college students

Six ways to connect with college students »

What are the six ways it takes to connect with college students? Read this article to find out.

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Giving regularly, rain or shine

Giving regularly, rain or shine »

How many of you make an offering at church every Sunday, rain or shine? How many of you make that faithful, regular gift electronically? I know that many people have their bank accounts set up to make those gifts automatically.

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