NIS Women of the ELCA 2018 Convention – Hope for the Homeless

All NIS women are invited to the 30th annual NIS Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American Convention on Saturday, September 22 at Trinity, Harvard.

Theme:  “Hope for the Homeless”

Morning Message:  Bishop Jeffrey Clements

Matthew 8:20 “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of man has nowhere to lay his head.”

Location: Trinity Lutheran Church, 504 E. Diggins St, Harvard, IL. 60033

Coffee & Registration:   8:00 a.m.

Registration Fee:  $35.00

Fellowship – Worship– Singing Songs – Exhibits (Coffee, Tea, Chocolate, Items from Tanzania, Books)

Convention Offering: 50% Women of the ELCA, 15% Tanzania Women North Central Conference), 15% India Arcot Women’s Desk, 10% McHenry County PADS, 10% the Nursing Project-Tanzania

Physical Offering:  Harvard Food Pantry – Non-perishable food items(canned goods, cereal), hand soap, dish soap, Cash donations (checks payable to Harvard Food Pantry)

On Friday evening at 7:00 p.m., we will have a gathering at the church for an informal meet & greet session with Churchwide Representative, Lynette Scott, Trinity Lutheran Church, 504 E. Diggins St., Harvard IL

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Super 8 Motel in Woodstock, IL, 1220 Davis Road, Woodstock  815-345-3827 $85.00/2 double beds

Hope to see all of you there!


Invitation Letter

Registration Form