"And they were filled with the Holy Spirit" Act 2:4

    Missed a service? Would like to know what is happening at ELCIC?  Each week we post a sermon and news updates from across the ELCIC.

    The sermon for Sunday October 2nd has been prepared and shared by Rev. Karen Stepko who serves Christ Lutheran in Rhein, Sask.  The YouTube link for direct sharing is here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g30lZYUO8HM  


    The Sermon for Sunday September 25th has been prepared by Pastor Jane Gingrich.  She serves Hills of Peace Lutheran in Kamloops.  The YouTube Link for direct sharing is here:    https://youtu.be/CjnpBbAtq34    https://youtu.be/CjnpBbAtq34 




    The following notification is being sent from the Synod office on behalf of Bishop Larry.

    Dearly beloved in Christ,Last week's Russian military assault on Ukraine threatens peace in Europe and indeed the whole world.  This urgent and evolving crisis requires the attention and solidarity of the global Christian community. 

    Please note the following ways in which we might join in supporting those caught in the conflict:

     The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) through its partnership with Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) calls on its members to respond through prayer and financial support to the urgent humanitarian needs in Ukraine.  Individuals and congregations wishing to support relief efforts can donate as follows:

    • Make a designated offering donation for "Ukraine Appeal" through any ELCIC congregation.
    • Call CLWR at 1-800-661-2597 to donate by credit card or go online here
    • Send a cheque payable to CLWR, mailing it to CLWR 600-177 Lombard Avenue Winnipeg MB R3B 0W5.  Please indicate that you wish to contribute to the "Ukraine Appeal".                                                   

    Read more here. 


    Blessings,Marla Berg Office Administrator Synod of Alberta and the Territories


    The sermon for Sunday, March 21 was prepared and shared by Pastor Tim Wray who serves Lutheran Church of the Master in Airdrie, AB. Here is the link to the YouTube video of the sermon: https://youtu.be/TDisIdHhsuU