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How can we keep our children safe?

Rachel’s Day is a Women of the ELCA awareness effort about gun violence against children and is observed the first Sunday in May each year.

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Our Purpose Statement

“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.”

Let's end human trafficking

WELCA @ 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering

We will be helping young Lutherans advocate against human trafficking in our exhibit space at the ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston, June 27July 1, 2018. We will assist organizations in Houston and beyond that help victims of trafficking by sharing in-kind support assembled by participants in our exhibit space. You can help.

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Daily Grace

The power of love

In December 2017, a member of my family was the victim of gun violence. As per statistics, someone he knew

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Interchange/ Intercambio

In the spring 2018 issue of Interchange, you will find articles on Lily bags, Phebe Hospital, the ELCA Youth Gathering, the upcoming Bible study in Gather, a convention calendar and Katie’s Fund.

En la edición de primavera de 2018 de Intercambio, encontrarás artículos sobre las bolsas de Lily, el Hospital de Phebe, el Encuentro de Jóvenes de la IELA, el próximo estudio de la Biblia en Gather, un calendario de convenciones y el Fondo de Katie.

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Monthly Devotion

This Easter season is a perfect time for us all to reflect on our response to Christ’s presence in our lives–and then to act boldly and lovingly.

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Associated Church Press honors Gather, Café with seven awards

The Associated Church Press honored Women of the ELCA publications with seven awards at its annual Best of the Christian Press Awards

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Toppled communion ware demonstrates grace

What about grace? I was raised a Lutheran, and that is nearly always the first question I ask when I

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How can we keep our children safe?

I am sure. I love the phrase “while it was still dark” in John’s gospel (John 20:1-9) describing the predicament

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