CALL COMMITTEE UPDATE With the completion and approval of ECLC’s Ministry Site Profile last week, the Minneapolis Area Synod is preparing a list of candidates for consideration by the Call Committee. ECLC members are invited to recommend candidates for consideration. Please complete a form available at the sign-up center and return it to the church office. Recommendations must be received by June 9, 2019.

This week the call committee is meeting with Pastor John Hulden from the Minneapolis Area Synod. He is the Assistant to the Bishop, Ann Svennungsen, and will be our Synod representative as we move through the call process. Questions regarding the call process can be addressed to the call committee chair, Whitney Hansen.


ONE SERVICE ON PENTECOST, JUNE 9th at 9:30! Celebrate the spirit all together. The call committee will be blessed for their work.

WE CELEBRATE OUR ACOLYTES! This Sunday following each worship service, we celebrate our acolyte’s service with an ice cream extravaganza. After worship, head to Room 4/5 for more ice cream and toppings than you can imagine. Thank you, Acolytes!

STORY, SONG & SNACK BEGINS JUNE 16! Story, Song & Snack is a summer tradition at ECLC. Anyone who enjoys a good children’s story book, song, or snack is invited to join us at the blue POP-UP tent & storytelling quilt, 9:45-10:15am on Sunday mornings, June 16-August 25. Adults, families, and youth ~ please add your name at the sign-up center ~ to read your favorite children’s story book (we can also find one for you!), lead a simple song (with or without actions), and/or bring a nut-free snack to share. Contact Kelly with questions.

RECEPTION & ART SALE WITH ROBERT COLEMAN, thegentlemanartist Join us Pentecost Sunday, June 9, immediately following worship at 10:30am to meet thegentlemanartist (We worship at 9:30 that Sunday). Robert will be painting during the service and will bring over 50 new pieces priced between $20 and $275 for this very special sale. Robert will donate 25% of total sales that day to Redeemer Center for LIfe. He will also be giving away the two seascapes he painted during our May 19 Sunday Forum and a deluxe package of 5 pieces.

EDINA ART FAIR This weekend Friday through Sunday, May 31-June 2 is the Edina Art Fair. Be aware that 50th and France traffic may be re-routed or congested as you come to church on Sunday.