WELCA logo WITH MISSION statement

As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in  faith, affirm our gifts, support one another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world. ~ WELCA Mission and Purpose


What is WELCA?

It’s an easy way to say Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  WELCA embraces all kinds of ministries that support our mission of mobilizing women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ. We are part of the national churchwide Women of the ELCA and also the Southeastern Women of the ELCA.  At Trinity our activities include monthly circle meetings, our annual Women’s retreat, Oktoberfest Bake Sale, an annual Holiday Auction, annual Advent Dinner, support of Lutheran World Relief Quilt & Kits ministry, hosting a Lenten Dinner and Lessons & Carols Grace Café.  We also send a delegate, plus others who want to attend, to the annual SES Women of the ELCA convention and the Triennial Gathering.  Our 4 Circles have service projects that they support and offer the women of Trinity Bible Study and fellowship time.  If you are a member of Trinity, or a friend of Trinity, you are already a member of WELCA, so come join us!






Events Calendar 2018-19

August 26           All WELCA Circle begin Propel Series with pot-luck lunch at 12:30 in Hanberry Hall

(TBA)                 WELCA Magi Fall Cluster

Sept 14-16               SE Synod WELCA Convention @ Eufala, Alabama

September 29          WELCA Oktoberfest Bake Sale

November 13           WELCA Holiday Auction in Hanberry Hall @ Trinity 6 pm

November 28           Women's Advent Dinner in Hanberry Hall @ Trinity 6:30 pm

December 23      Grace Cafe hosted by WELCA

April 5-7, 2019    Womean's Retreat @ Charlie Elliott Convention Center


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