by Jonathan Tindor Rachel's Hosue, a ministry of Lower Lights Ministers and a Mission Support Grant recipient, provides a place in Columbus, Ohio for women to re-enter society after leaving prison. This is a vital transition. The Ohio Department of Corrections lists...read more
08/30/2017 9:20:00 AM CHICAGO -- Sr. Michelle Collins, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Deaconess Community of the ELCA, announced today that Sister Becky Swanson will be appointed Interim Director of Vocation and Education (DoVE) effective September 1. Sr....read more
"ON THE WAY...TOGETHER“: REFLECTING ON THE RESTORED MINISTERS GATHERING - Sr. Michelle Collins Like many others, I had my own set of expectations of what the Rostered Ministers Gathering would be in Atlanta. I hoped it would be a time to lift up Word and Service...read more
Our Mission Support Committee invites you to enter into a covenant relationship with the Deaconess Community to work on mission projects. Your organization must have a 501(c)(3) number (USA) or be a “Registered Charitable Organization” (Canada).