1. 2020 Easter message
Last month, ELCIC National Bishop Susan Johnson and Anglican Church of Canada Archbishop Linda Nicholls recorded a message looking towards the future as we journey with one another towards Easter.
To watch the video message, please click here.
You can also view previous letters from our National and Synod Bishops here.
Holy Week and Easter messages from across the ELCIC
ELCIC Synod Bishops share their Holy Week and Easter messages from across the church. Be sure to check out their letters, videos, sermons and meditations:
2. Bells to ring out nationwide this Easter Sunday
ELCIC National Bishop Susan Johnson invites members from across the church to join with the Anglican Church of Canada and other churches nationwide to make a "joyful, hopeful announcement wherever you are by ringing bells at 9:00 a.m. (local time). Home bells, church bells. Let us make a joyful noise."
Share a video of your participation in this call to make a joyful noise and be sure to tag it #myELCIC for others to see.
3. Holy Week and Easter worship services
Looking for ways to worship and connect with your faith family during this time of physical distancing? There are almost 100 congregations offering live streaming and pre-recorded services from across the ELCIC. Be sure to check out the details here: http://www.elcic.ca/publichealth/livestreaming.cfm!
4. Resources for worship and prayer
Be sure to check out the worship resources for small gatherings and specific to this time of physical distancing, including:
5. From our partners
Our partners have made a number of resources available, which you may find helpful for Holy Week and Easter. Please visit the following links:
6. Treasurer Resources
Are you wondering about recent Government of Canada announcements on financial subsidies and how your congregation might be able to access these resources? Are you looking for more information on ways to encourage congregational giving during the suspension of in-person worship services? Be sure to read these recent Letters from National and Synod Treasurers:
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