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Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

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BOOK:  “Dear God, I am Gay — thank you!”

Second Edition collection of essays and sermons by Joel Workin.  Amazing stuff!

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VIDEO: A 3 minute video slideshow of the 2017 Proclaim Gathering. Watch here!




Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

August 5-8 – Proclaim Gathering 2018 

August 11 – Installation of Preston Fields, 4 pm at Salem Lutheran Church, Sycamore, IL

August 20 –ELM Executive Director Amanda Gerken-Nelson at Pacific Lutheran Theology Seminary  Faculty Retreat, Berkeley, CA

August 26 – ELM Executive Director Amanda Gerken-Nelson preaching at St Francis Lutheran Church, San Fransisco, CA

September 17-20 – #Proclaim300

October 4-6 – ELM Board Meeting, Chicago, IL

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