IMMIGRATION CONVERSATION: Read the story of a local teen immigrant from the book Green Card Voices: St. Paul, all are this Wednesday during soup supper. Come for casual conversation as we imagine ways to welcome the stranger--look for the designated table in the fellowship hall! 

WORLD OF BIBLICAL ISRAEL: The Israelites meet their 9-11 in Babylon. The repercussions reverberate even today in our worship and our worldview--influencing our American Revolution. TONIGHT, meet the Israelites before exile both from Biblical and archaeological evidence. How did they perceive their relationship with a Father God?  How did they "settle" in with their Canaanite cousins? Grab a bowl of soup and meet us in the Creekside Room Wednesday from 6-7 before Lent Services.

SUNDAY FORUMS:
March 11th International Women’s Day Join the conversation as we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, as well as a call to action. 
March 18th  Co-Pastor Update What exactly is a co-pastor? ECLC has supported this model of leadership for over 28 years, but what does it actually look like with our current co-pastors? Pastor Jeff and Pastor Stephanie wills hare their commitments and visions for this unique partnership in ministry. 

FEED A HUNGRY NEIGHBOR:  Community Emergency Services needs ECLCers to pack grocery bags from 9:30-11:00 on Thursday, March 15th at 1900 11th Ave S., Mpls.

CONNECTING ECLCERS TOGETHER:  As we grow, we don't know everyone's names..but we still strive to become Beloved Community. Help brainstorm ways to connect ECLCers to each other with the Connectivity Task Force on Sunday, March 18th at Noon. Email Kay L. to join the conversation.

LOAVES AND FISHES: Preparing or serving a meal for hungry neighbors isn't just about food---it's about building God's Beloved Community. Join ECLcers on Tuesday, March 20th from 2:00-3:30 to prep the meal or 5:00-7:00 to serve the meal at Holy Rosary (2448 18th Ave S., Mpls). Email ECLCer Kathy K. to sign up.

PALM SUNDAY FESTIVAL:  From housing advocacy to the last supper, visit all these actions stations on Sunday, March 25th from 9:30-11:00 as we recognize Palm Sunday and prepare for Holy Week as a community together!

CALLING ALL KNITTERS!  Hands to Hands (ECLC Knitters) and EcoFaith Teams are partnering to knit Treetop Hats in support of the March for Science in Washington D.C. & St Paul, Saturday, April 14.  www.treetopsproject.com.  Patterns also available at the Signup Center.  More information? Contact Deb O. or DeeDee E.