WELCA

WELCA (Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America)
The official auxiliary for women of the church

Our Mission

To mobilize women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.


Our Purpose

As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and
empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in faith, affirm our gifts, support one
another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the
church, the society and the world.


Activities

  • Meetings the Third Tuesday of each month – September – May, 7:00pm in Parish Hall, including:
    • Devotion – Program – Fellowship
    • Fall gifts for shut-ins
    • September – “God’s Work-Our Hands” project
    • November Christmas Bazaar
    • Thank Offering service – Sunday before Thanksgiving
    • Christmas Cookie Walk
    • Christmas Social Ministry – Ingathering
    • Annual Women’s “Tea”
    • Easter Baskets for Shut- Ins
    • June Community Day Flea Market
    • Summer Craft Series – June, July and August

Sharing our Bounty Ministry