WELCA Fall Women’s Gathering, Oct. 8th


The WELCA will hold their fall women’s gathering event, “For Such a Time as This…You are Created” on Saturday, Oct. 8th, from 8:00-4:00 at Peace Lutheran Church at 20 Northdale Blvd. in Coon Rapids.

The gathering will focus on “Connection and Inspiration in Our Callings.” Spend the day connecting with other women as you refill, energize, and rediscover joy in daily life. Inspiring sessions will support you in navigating your callings, engage in meaningful ways in your community, and grow in faith.

Included in your registration:
• Chair Massage
• Childcare (pre-registration and bag lunch required)
• Coffee and Breakfast Treats
• Lunch
• Artistic Gifts

Keynote: “Being the Nice Kid: Growing our Impact on Today’s Youth”
Bryan Skavnak
Social interactions have changed so much. You can help kids navigate with kindness and confidence. Enjoy an insightful, humorous take on how we can support today’s youth.

“Esther Study: Heroes, Villains and Vocation”
Professor Cameron Howard, Luther Seminary
Explore stories of intrigue, suspense, beauty, and bravery as we take a deeper look at how the book of Esther speaks to us today.

“HATitude: from Frazzled to Faith-filled, Front Row Life”
Tracey Winn Steivang
Enjoy a fun and sassy approach to the exhausting demands placed on women and how that affects our attitude and energy. Live a life reflecting the joy and peace God wants for us.

“Torah Yoga”
Lorene Gilliksen
Explore a spiritual yoga practice, aligning body, breath, mind, heart, and soul as we embrace connection with the God of all Time.

“Climate Impact and Action Now”
Dawn Pape
The time for climate action is now. Explore meaningful ways individuals and communities can make an impact to help and turn around the climate crisis.

“Social Media and Technology Use: What We can Do”
Katherine Routt
Understand the developmental impact on young people, define “excessive use” at any age and discuss clarifying values in a

Choose your affordable contribution level:
Join Together Level: $22
Support Community Level: $45
Uplift Others Level: $65

  • Checks payable to “MAS SWO.” Mail completed form (PDF) and check to:
    Karen Weiberg
    3409 36th Ave. NE
    Minneapolis, MN 55418

For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/WomenGathering2022. You can also email womenoftheelca.mas@gmail.com or call Karen Weiberg at (612) 789-2769.