ELCIC National Convention Please pray for delegates and attendees of our National Church as they gather in convention July 6-8.
ELCIC Group Services Inc. administers pension and benefits plans that enhance the well-being of employees who serve in the ELCIC. The board is seeking directors for the upcoming 4-year term starting September 2017. The board recognizes the value in having directors with a variety of skills, broad geographical representation and gender balance. Specifically, at this time, we are seeking someone residing in the MNO Synod with a medical or social work background. If this describes you or someone you know, please contact us at 204-984-9181 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Special Appeal:
Church Opening Over The Summer Please be advised that the Church will open on Sunday mornings at 9:30am over the summer months.
Summer Volunteers needed for Ushering. Please contact the church office at 204.253.1491.
Sunday Morning Coffee Fellowship Thank you to the many volunteers who have contributed to Sunday Morning Fellowship by: making coffee, bringing cream, providing cookies and cleaning it all up afterwards. To streamline scheduling volunteers for this important service, there is a sign-up sheet in the narthex.
ELCIC National Convention – Local Arrangements Committee Volunteers are still needed, especially greeters to welcome out of town delegates and visitors as they arrive, and direct them to transportation that will take them to the University of Manitoba where convention will take place.
Greeters are needed Wednesday July 5 between 8:30am-8pm, and Thursday July 6th between 8am-11am.
If you are able to assist with greeting please contact Allan Bischoff, Chair of Transportation, by phone 204-885-4086 or 204-791-1351 or email email@example.com
National Convention Worship Night At the 2017 National Convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, delegates and visitors, ecumenical and international guests, and people of local ELCIC and other congregations will gather for Holy Communion Worship at the beautiful and modern St. Gianna’s Roman Catholic Church in south Winnipeg for a National commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Bishop Susan Johnson will preside and preach. Convention musician Scott Weidler will lead the congregational music. Offerings received will support the ELCIC Reformation Challenge. A reception will follow hosted by members of St. Gianna’s.
Friday, July 7, 7 PM. St. Gianna’s Church, 15 Columbia Drive, Winnipeg, MB.
All are welcome to join in this festive and important worship and commemoration together.