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COVID-19 Response from Bishop Eaton

Published: Mar 27, 2020 | Last modified: Mar 27, 2020
Dear church, The last couple of weeks have been trying ones for everyone across this church. Our synods, congregations and ministries are facing challenges that they've never faced before. Being church together means more now than ever before. The churchwide office is launching a co...

LWLC Welcomes Interim Pastor Schantzenbach

Published: Mar 16, 2020 | Last modified: Mar 16, 2020
Rev. Scott C. Schantzenbach Voice and Text: 908-892-8299 pastorschantzenbach@gmail.com Rev. Scott C. Schantzenbach served as Assistant to the Bishop for Stewardship, Generosity, and Excellence in Ministry from 2003 until retirement in 2019. He has written articles for the ...

ELCA's Bishop Eaton's Message on COVID-19

Published: Mar 14, 2020 | Last modified: Mar 14, 2020
Presiding Bishop Elizabeth A. Eaton has issued a statement in response to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. Martin Luther, said the bishop, "emphasized the duty to care for the neighbor, the responsibility of government to protect and provide services to its citizens, a caution about...

ELCA presiding bishop addresses concerns about COVID-19

Published: Mar 7, 2020 | Last modified: Mar 7, 2020
March 6, 2020 In 1527 the plague returned to Wittenberg, Germany. Two hundred years earlier the plague had swept across Europe killing up to 40% of the population. Understandably, people were anxious and wondered what a safe and faithful response might be. In answer to...

ELCA Expands Efforts to Increase Inclusivity to Outdoor Ministries

Published: Feb 8, 2020 | Last modified: Feb 8, 2020
ELCA expands efforts to increase inclusivity of outdoor ministry programs CHICAGO (Feb. 4, 2020) - The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) has announced a new initiative entitled Total Inclusion!: Widening the Welcome at ELCA Outdoor Ministries....

Bishop's Statement on Travel Ban

Published: Feb 8, 2020 | Last modified: Feb 8, 2020
February 5, 2020 "When an alien resides with you in your land, you shall not oppress the alien. The alien who resides with you shall be to you as the citizen among you; you shall love the alien as yourself, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your ...

Summer Swing Orchestra Holiday Concert

Published: Dec 1, 2019 | Last modified: Dec 1, 2019
Summer Swing Orchestra to Perform at Living Waters Church on Tuesday, December 17 Free concert is open to all. December 1, 2019 - Summer Swing Orchestra will be performing a free concert on Tuesday, December 17, at 7:30 p.m., at Living Waters Lutheran Church, located at 11 Old Yor...

Lutheran World Relief

Published: Sep 7, 2019 | Last modified: Sep 7, 2019
As the humanitarian crisis continues to unfold in the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, your help will make a difference. Lutheran World Relief is coordinating continuously with our partners on the ground to deliver lifesaving emergency aid. Please give generously today....

ELCA presiding bishop delivers Easter message

Published: Apr 20, 2019 | Last modified: Apr 20, 2019
CHICAGO (April 16, 2019) - In her Easter message, the Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), reminds us that Easter makes it possible, even at the grave, to sing alleluia. Listen to Eaton's message. View the message in English...

Solidarity following mosque attacks in Christchurch

Published: Mar 18, 2019 | Last modified: Mar 18, 2019
Places of worship and prayer should be safe spaces, where people can feel hope not fear. As the Lutheran World Federation, we call on all people of good will and followers of different religions to come together to work for peace, justice and respect of human life. - Rev. Dr Martin Junge,...
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