California Lutheran Homes Aging Resources Library at the Lutheran Center

On January 27, following a SWCA Synod Women of the ELCA Winter Gathering that focused on issues vital to those who care for seniors, California Lutheran Homes and Community Services hosted a reception to introduce the CLH Aging Resources Library, which is hosted by the Lutheran Center in Glendale. Curated by

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“Mac Yo’ Cheese” at Ascension, Los Angeles & Another Level Ministries

Ascension, Los Angeles and Another Level Ministries joined together for worship on Sunday, January 28, and afterwards held their Inaugural “Mac Yo’ Cheese” cook-off and competition. Another Level, which shares Pastor Jonathan Hemphill with Ascension and was birthed out of a Thursday night Bible study that ignited hearts, souls, and

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FCTE: First Call Rostered Ministers learn Executive Business Skills at CLU

Twice a year the Region 2 Synods of the ELCA, which include Southwest California, Pacifica, Grand Canyon, Sierra Pacifica, and Rocky Mountain, collaborate in providing a high-quality First Call Theological Education program for the region’s first call deacons and pastors.  Twice a year for this three-day, two-night event is held

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Sacred Space: Walking the Labyrinth at Christ, Long Beach

Since the Middle Ages Christian communities have adopted the labyrinth as a symbol – perhaps the most famous is that at Chartres Cathedral in France, installed in 1201 and providing a model for churches of many denominations. Walking the circular path of the labyrinth is a spiritual and democratic tool

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