Following Jesus is messy. Loving one another is justice. We are not perfect. We are one body in Christ.
Registration opens September 30. Early-bird registration through January 6, 2020, is $325. After that, registration is $375. Day registration is $200. We can’t wait to see you!
Those interested in becoming an exhibitor or vendor at our Gathering 2020 must complete the appropriate form before registering for the Gathering. The deadline to turn in your forms is April 9, 2020.
An exhibitor displays items and resources of interest in their exhibit space. Resources and products must relate to the theme and mission of Women of the ELCA.
A vendor is a person or business that sells items in their exhibit space.
Cesar Chavez Park is the site of the 2020 Run, Walk and Roll to benefit our health initiative, Raising Up Healthy Women and Girls. Participants will enjoy an early morning run, walk or roll through this lovely park.
Since 1988, we’ve gathered to party and act boldly on our faith. Lisa Plorin, president of Women of the ELCA’s executive board, invites you to join us at our 2020 Gathering. We hope to see you there!
Did we see you at our last gathering in Minneapolis in 2017? Our photo staff might have captured you and your friends! Tell others about what they can expect at this event. Download any photos for your use! See all of our photos from Minneapolis in 2017.
Were you in Minneapolis at the 2017 gathering? Here is one of our amazing speakers from the last event.
The Rev. Alexia Salvatierra, a national leader in areas of poverty and immigration and an ELCA pastor, addressed the assembly on Saturday, July 15, in Minneapolis, Minn. Salvatierra lives in Los Angeles, and she helped us examine the systems we are part of that must be challenged, asking what counter-cultural, justice-making actions are we being called to take. Read the transcript of her keynote here.
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