Category: Women

News from Women of the ELCA

Why go to the triennial gathering? In July 2017, we hope to see you at the Tenth Triennial Gathering in Minneapolis. If you save about $11 a week, you’ll have enough for early-bird registration, which closes Jan. 6, 2017. Oh, the fun you will have with your sisters in Christ. Why should you go to …

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WELCA Spring Retreat

Inez Torres Davis is Women of the ELCA director for justice. She also coordinates the Women of the ELCA grants program, which makes annual grants to groups and agencies that provide support and services to women and children; and she develops programs, events, and conversations related to racism, cross-cultural understanding, commercial sexual exploitation, and the …

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Northern Illinois Synod Women’s Retreat

The Northern Illinois Synod women held a spring retreat on Saturday, April 25 at Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center (LOMC). The theme was “the Power of Forgiveness” which the Rev. Dr. Janet Hunt presented. There were 100 women from the NIS who participated. Pr. Hunt told stories of forgiveness and women at each table discussed answers …

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Northern Illinois Synod Women's Retreat

The Northern Illinois Synod women held a spring retreat on Saturday, April 25 at Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center (LOMC). The theme was “the Power of Forgiveness” which the Rev. Dr. Janet Hunt presented. There were 100 women from the NIS who participated. Pr. Hunt told stories of forgiveness and women at each table discussed answers …

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