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 the triennial gathering? Watch this video and you’ll get an idea. Learn more at welcatg.org.

COLOR, PRAY, EXPLORE ‘ALL ANEW’

Women of the ELCA is diving deep into the coloring craze. And we invite you to join us by exploring the theme of the Tenth Triennial Gathering (2017) through devotions and coloring. Download here.

SUBSCRIBE TO GATHER MAGAZINE’S NEW E-NEWSLETTER

Gather recently debuted its monthly newsletter that offers a preview of the upcoming issue and links to exclusive online content.Sign up here to get more information directly in your email box. If you don’t receive Gatheryet, subscribe here. It is available in both print and digital subscription.

TEN WAYS TO STAY CONNECTED

Women of the ELCA continues to live out its mission in new ways. We are a community of women who gather in congregations and cafés and on college campuses and social media. If you are looking for support on your faith journey, we have many free resources for you. Find out more.

SEVEN WAYS TO PREPARE FOR THE JULY 2017 TRIENNIAL GATHERING

Where will you be a year from now? I hope you’ll be on your way to our Tenth Triennial Gathering in Minneapolis! Yes, it’s coming up that fast – the triennial gathering will be July 13-16, 2017. Read our July devotion.

HAVE YOU SEEN THE SUMMER ISSUE OF INTERCHANGE YET?

The summer issue includes articles about building up the church through relationship, a call for nominations for the Women of the ELCA executive board, information about Gather‘s upcoming Bible studies and more.Interchange is available for free download in bothEnglish and Spanish.

FROM ENGAGED TO MARRIED
Read Elyssa Salinas’ faith reflection in this month’s Cafe.
She writes, “Getting married for me is about more than love. It is about respect, trust and making the choice every day that I will not be selfish, because it is not just about me anymore.”

GET YOUR TRIENNIAL ON!
Wear proudly the colors of the Tenth Triennial Gathering theme, All Anew, on tops, sweaters, active wear, outerwear, aprons and totes. So much to choose from! Take a look.