July/August 2004 cover image: a close-up of a woman's sandalled feet walking the labyrinth at the ELW quadrennial convention.

Vol 19 No 5 July/August 2004

Columns

National Bishops's Turn

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Features:

The Solitude of Sanctuary

by Rev. Dr. Peter Mikelic—The sublime pleasure of alone time in your own special place.

Two Hens, a Rooster, a Pumpkin Plant and Three Robust Goats

by Kathy Magnus—The LWF in action. What is a practical way of helping in mission countries?

ELW Convention

The Fifth Quadrennial National Convention fo the Evangelical Lutheran Women, "Walking By Faith," was held in Winnipeg this July. Utilizing a beautiful labyrinth quilt, the invitation was to "enter the labyrinth, walk the paths and rejoice in the gift."

Also In this Issue:

Dozens of Diapers

God must have been smiling when someone pushed a button and ordered not 600 diapers but 6000! BC Congregational ELW's made layettes by the thousand.

About the ELCIC

Journeys of Faith: In Sickness and In Health

by Jean Litzenberger—The devastation of a stroke in mid-life and its challenge to faith.

Synod Conventions

The Saskatchewan and Alberta and the Territories Synods have held their annual conventions. Get a peek at what went on.