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In her sermon during closing worship of the Women of the ELCA’s Tenth Triennial Gathering, Angela Khabeb, pastor of Ascension Lutheran Church in Waukesha, Wis., alerted those assembled: “News flash. Christianity is not comfortable. If you are comfortable in Jesus, you are doing it wrong.” (View a video of the sermon here.)
Reflecting on the … Read More >
The day before Leymah Gbowee addressed 3,300 participants attending the Tenth Triennial Gathering, July 14, she took time for a conversation over a cup of green tea.
Gbowee, a Lutheran from Monrovia, Liberia, led the interfaith movement of prayerful and persistent women credited with bringing peace to her civil-war torn country. … Read More >
Wearing yellow T-shirts and an occasional tutu, 404 participants assembled in Loring Park, Minneapolis, Saturday at 6:15 a.m., for Women of the ELCA’s Run, Walk and Roll 5K.
Between the $30 registration fee and friend-to-friend fundraising, they raised $19,116 to support the programming and grants of Women of the ELCA’s health initiative, “Raising Up Healthy … Read More >
“This year our support extends beyond Minneapolis and has gone global,” said Freddie Jordan, newly elected secretary for the Women of the ELCA executive board. She, with … Read More >