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Traditions to break or create

Some traditions bring us closer to God, while others may distract us. What traditions do you keep?



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.”


All about Thankofferings

Thankofferings support all the work behind the scenes of Women of the ELCA, like our presence at the ELCA Youth Gathering, where these two young women learned about human trafficking. You can also download the 2018-2019 Thankoffering Service.



Daily Grace

We must do more

I’ve become numb. I didn’t know it until last night. I didn’t realize how the bombardment of the human injustices

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New program year

Do you want to engage more women?

It’s almost time to plan for the new program year! Take the opportunity to evaluate your model for mission as you help women live out our 2017 triennial gathering theme of All Anew. Consider the questions: How do we get started? What can we do to inspire more women to become involved in the organization we love? How can we make a difference together?

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Monthly Devotion

What do we do when it’s really hard to give thanks?

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Let’s lose the ugly baggage

So I was wheeling my bag along through the airport when I noticed a man and a boy wheeling their bags

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When have you experienced good grief?

by Barbara Miller Good grief! I’ve often heard that expression when exclaiming over an unusual, surprising or adverse occurrence. Although

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Budgets, strategic planning and committee reports fill board meeting

The Women of the ELCA executive board held its fall meeting, October 18-20, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz. at the Franciscan

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