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Waiting and watching

Pull together friends, candles and hot cocoa to prepare for the season of waiting and watching with our free Advent resources.

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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.”

We care about health

Support women and girls

Application materials for the 2018-2019 Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls seed grants must be postmarked or emailed by December 15, 2017. All applications must be submitted by active units of Women of the ELCA who are familiar with the Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls initiative and the criteria of this program. Download the application here. After completing your application, email it to [email protected] or mail it to Women of the ELCA RUHWG Seed Grants Program, 8765 W. Higgins Road, Chicago IL 60631.

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Daily Grace

Ordinary people, but…

Over the centuries and across cultures, biblical stories continue to surprise, inspire and inform. They tell us of people who

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Pre-register for 2020

Those attending the Tenth Triennial Gathering are eligible to pre-register for the Eleventh Triennial Gathering in Phoenix, Ariz. The gathering will be held July 16-19, 2020.

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Monthly Devotion

How should we prepare for the coming of Christ, both as the baby in Bethlehem and as the Redeemer who makes all things new?

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Always on the go

So much of my family’s life is on the go. During the week, our kids are going to and from

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Vermont congregation takes on reverse Advent calendar

A few weeks ago, I saw a reverse Advent calendar on Facebook. The idea of the reverse calendar is to

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Using Advent to celebrate greed and wealth

I long ago made peace with the notion that, for most Americans, what passes for Christmas is a secular holiday

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