September 2020

Just Love: A virtual preview webinar set for Sept. 12
Watch your email for an invitation to Just Love: A virtual preview. Women of the ELCA staff and guests will offer a taste of what's to come at the Gathering 2021 on August 5-8 (

Join other women of faith for a two-hour webinar that includes a Bible study, speakers, music, and more. The webinar is set for Sept. 12 at 1 p.m. Central Daylight Time.

Check Facebook, our website, and your email for upcoming information.
Devotional: Sure and certain faith gives us strength and courage
We know that our faith in God’s love is not misplaced. And that faith, that sure and certain faith, gives us strength and courage, even in fearful times.

Remember, recognize, reimagine: A look at Gather's fall Bible study
Gather has some great things in store for the months ahead, including:

Holy time: a three-part Bible study by the Rev. Meghan Johnston Aelabouni.

Let's meet that goal of 1,000 Faithful Friends by August 2021
Right now, about 150 Faithful Friends are faithfully supporting Women of the ELCA through our automatic giving program. And we have a goal to increase that number to 1,000 by the time of our Gathering 2021 next August! That'll be a wonderful thing to celebrate. So let's all talk with our circles of in-person faithful friends and join WELCA's Faithful Friends automatic giving program. It's so easy to get started.
Write a letter to your new
Dear Friend in Christ
Want to sustain the community that is a hallmark of Women of the ELCA?

Then join Dear Friend in Christ, a unique letter-exchange project to which all participants are invited. Learn how!
Pray with Lutheran women across the church every Tuesday at noon
As a community of women, we are coming together in prayer. Join Lutheran women across the church every Tuesday at noon as we practice social distancing during this pandemic. Download the one-page prayer resource. Share it broadly.
Sign up for Interchange/Intercambio
Do you want to receive Interchange or Intercambio, our quarterly newsletter for Women of the ELCA leaders (in English and Spanish)? The digital newsletter will be emailed this month. Sign up for it on our Publications page or from the button below.
God's extravagant grace by email
Daily Grace is an on-the-go companion for your journey, offering a faith reflection every day. Encounter God’s extravagant, boundless and often surprising grace by signing up for a daily email message. You can also download the newly updated app for your IOS and Android devices.

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