|People from across the United States and Canada and around the world travelled to Bozeman, Montana for Claimed by God's Grace, the joint ELCIC/ELCA Global Mission Event held July 15 to 18, 2004.
Part retreat, part international affairs seminar, part reunion, a Global Mission Event gathers together Christians from around the world to worship, celebrate, share stories and learn about global mission today.
Canadian presenters included Frank Armistead, Stuart Brown Marcus Busch, Lori Endress, Tim Graff, Anne Hallman, Cindy Halmarson, Paul Johnson, Susan Johnson Mary Krieger, Steve Kristenson, Rob Lewis, Erika Parker, David Pfrimmer, Brian Rude and Margaret Sadler.
Susan Johnson, Vice President representing Raymond Schultz, National Bishop brought greetings from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada to the assembled participants at the Opening Celebration. A reception on the first evening for the forty plus Canadians present allowed people to meet new friends and catch up with old acquaintances.