Women and Justice Social Statement Study

We, the Deaconess Community, have been asked to provide collective feedback on the Draft Social Statement on Women and Justice because we are a significant community of rostered womxn in the ELCA (& ELCIC), and our voice matters in such a time as this! To do this...

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Assembly Offering: Balance Past Due – PAID!

Using a bridge our Community built with one of our 2017 Mission Grant Recipients, Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in South St. Paul, Minnesota, we partnered with the South St. Paul School District to reduce the past due balances of their students’ lunch accounts.  Dr....

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The 2018 Deaconess Assembly

Through shared learning, worship, celebrations, meals and fellowship we focused on Bridges: building, maintaining, crossing and even avoiding them as we celebrated the gift of Community during our 2018 Assembly. It was good to welcome our Board members, Pastors Dick...

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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).

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