Category Archives: ELCA

News about churchwide business, mission, or events.

2018 Day of Service

Sunday, September 9, 2018 is the ELCA National Day of Service Trinity’s Service Project Continues Throughout September New Heights Lutheran Church, and many of its members, experienced flood damage in the past weeks. To assist them, we are collecting items … Continue reading

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ELCA Youth Gathering Book Drive

You can help the ELCA Youth Gathering by donating books! As part of the Gathering’s service learning experience, our church youth will distribute donations at community book fairs, camps and other events around Houston. The Houston schools have provided a … Continue reading

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Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld elected bishop of South-Central Synod of Wisconsin

The Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld, Beloit, Wis., was elected May 6 to serve a six-year term as bishop of the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Thomas-Breitfeld is the second African American woman to be … Continue reading

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‘Palestine: Unlimited’ Exhibit

Prize-winning photos from Dar al-Kalima University College of Arts and Culture on exhibit May 20-June 15 The photos, reflecting Palestinians’ view of their culture and way of life, will be on display at four Madison-area churches. The display is open … Continue reading

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News from Hong Kong: April 2018

Dear Friends at Trinity in Wisconsin and in Texas, St. Peter’s, Triumphant, United, First United, and Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, I thank God with you in this season of Easter that Christ has arisen and we, too, were raised … Continue reading

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