WELCA

WELCA Logo SquareWomen of the ELCA
Purpose Statement

As a community of women
  created in the image of God,
  called to discipleship in Jesus
    Christ, and
  empowered by the Holy Spirit,
We commit ourselves to
  grow in faith,
  affirm our gifts,
  support one another in our
    callings,
  engage in ministry and action,
    and
  promote healing and wholeness
  in the church, the society,
  and the world.

Mission Statement

To mobilize women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.

Membership

As a member of an ELCA congregation, participation is open to all women in the ELCA and other women who subscribe to the purpose of the organization.  There are no dues or special requirements for participation.  We hope you will share in the joy of being an "Active Participant" by becoming involved in one or more of the various opportunities offered to you by Our Saviour's Women of the ELCA.

Opportunities for Participation

Girl's Night Out:  Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at various area restaurants.  Location announced monthly.

Morning Bible Study:  Meets on the third Wednesday September - May at 10:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Business Meeting:  Executive committee meets quarterly to address business.

Special Events/Projects/General Meetings:  As announced.

Link to Churchwide Women of the ELCA:  www.womenoftheelca.org
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