Suicide Prevention Month

Even in the midst of despair, "We are never beyond God's mercy and compassion," Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton says, referencing Psalm 139. If you or someone you know needs information or help, call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 800.273.8255 or visit

Urban Theological Institute 40th Anniversary Virtual Celebration


Urban Theological Institute Celebrates 40 years "Celebrating our Past . . . Embracing our Future" From September 22-25, 2020, UTI will hold a virtual 40th year celebration featuring the annual UTI lecture, annual UTI sermon, chapel worship and piano concert. All events will be featured on the ULS YouTube channel. 9/22/2020 at 11:45AM - Annual […]

Addiction & Race: Generations of Trauma

Addiction and drug policy in America are inextricably linked to race. In this seminar, we’ll dive into the dynamics of racial injustice, trauma, and oppression that contribute to addiction rates. We’ll also look at    the ongoing racial disparities in policing and incarceration that perpetuate inequality and fail to address the root causes of addiction […]

Communicators Call With Bob Fisher

Join us for learning and lively conversation about technology, digital worship, communications, and re-establishing in-person worship. Bring your questions, your tips, and what you've learned doing digital/hybrid ministry. Register here to get Zoom link

ELCA World Hunger Online Benefit


Hunger in the Time of COVID-19: Life for Today and Hope for Tomorrow Rick Steves, guidebook author and travel TV host; the Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA); and the Rev. Shelley Bryan Wee, bishop of the ELCA Northwest Washington Synod, invite you to an online benefit — the […]