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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 >
In the first of three Bible study sessions at the Tenth Triennial Gathering in Minneapolis, acclaimed author Kelly Fryer urged attendees to follow Jesus’ example of fighting for justice, regardless of the cost.
“After all, you are daughters of a troublemaker. Right?” she said as an image of Jesus appeared on the screens behind her.
Fryer, … Read More >
For more than 100 years, Lutheran women have given thanks to God and dollars to mission through Thankofferings. At the July 13nThankoffering service, in Minneapolis, Minn., participants gave $49,094.60 to support the ministry of the churchwide organization.
The Rev. Ann Svennungsen, bishop of the Minneapolis Area Synod, presided, and the Rev. Elizabeth Eaton, presiding bishop … Read More >
Day registration—either Friday, July 14, or Saturday, July 15—at the triennial gathering is $175 or about 12 cents a minute. The event is at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minn., July … Read More >