End Human Trafficking
January is human trafficking awareness month.
“As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in faith, affirm our gifts, support one another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world.”
Bold Women’s Day—observed annually on the fourth Sunday of February—celebrates all Lutheran women who have acted or are acting boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.
In the winter 2018 issue of Interchange you will find articles on Bold Women’s Day, a quilt challenge, human trafficking, the October 2017 board report, Conference of Presidents, scholarships, and Life of Faith.
En la edición de invierno de 2018 de Intercambio, encontrarás artículos sobre Día de las Mujeres Valientes, desafío de los acolchados, tráfico de personas, informe de la Junta de Octubre de 2017, Conferencia de Presidentes, becas, y Vida de Fe.
An American prophet of justice, King was an eloquent preacher, a leader of the nonviolent resistance to race-segregated society, and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. Born on this date, he was assassinated on April 4, 1968. (The Little Red Book, Augsburg Fortress) pic.twitter.com/WUgA0BOvZA