COMMUNITY PUPPET SHOW HOSTED BY ECLC:  ECLC is welcoming the whole broader community to a special neighborhood puppet show with Open Eye Figure Theatre on Sunday, June 17th from 1-2pm. Staying for the show? Bring a dish for a simple potluck after the 11am worship that day and then enjoy the show!

ECLC, in full partnership with Holy Trinity Lutheran in Minneapolis, plans to embark on a pilgrimage to Palestine & Israel, November 6-16, 2019. To learn more, please attend an info meeting on June 17th, 9:45 am at ECLC, or June 24th, 10:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity, or contact Pastor Stephanie. 

We are pleased to announce that ECLC is the first recipient of the Reconciling in Christ Pace Setting Award from ReconcilingWorks. This award is given to an RIC partner who has lived out a prophetic witness to welcoming, including, and celebrating the LGBTQIA+ community. Join the ECLC table at the ReconcilingWorks Gala on Friday, June 22nd at 6pm when we celebrate RIC ministry and receive this award. Gala tickets are available online.

SEE WHERE OUR RICE PROJECT WENT! Did you pack rice bags for Community Emergency Service last Sunday between services? Now, see the food shelf where it all went! Ages 5 through adult are invited to pack groceries for homebound neighbors at CES (1900 11th Ave S., Mpls) from 9:30-11:00am on Thursday, June 21st. Email ECLCer Dick M. to sign up.

TAKE UP A SUMMER KNITTING PROJECT: Meet fellow knitters, get free yarn, and hear about knitting ministry projects ECLCers are working on during a knitters gathering on Sunday, June 24 between services. Email Deb O. with questions or just show up in the fellowship hall!

MISSING NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT OUT? TRY ECLC’S HAPPY HOUR! Mark your calendars for Wednesday, July 11th when ECLCers are invited to gather for a social gathering at the Park Tavern between 3-7pm. Stay tuned for details!