Our food distribution programs serve over 25,000 individuals annually throughout Southern California. In many areas we are able to offer daily meal options which include both fresh and non-perishable grocery items.
LSS Southern California Estate Planning Series PRESENTED BY Joshua Anderson Estate Planning Attorney PARTNER/MCINTIRE ANDERSON Lisa Higginbotham Regional Gift Planning ELCA FOUNDATION Todays Topic - You’re Set…What’s Next? – Creating a Legacy Plan for the Next Generation A good estate plan accounts for not only what happens at the end of life, but also how survivors are cared for, and the anticipated needs of the next generation. Developing a clear plan to pass on your […]
All members of the synod are invited as the nine conferences of the Southwest California Synod convene together at the Spring Multi-Conference Assembly, which will take place virtually on Wednesday April 14 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. After gathering and prayer, participants will divide into breakout rooms with their conferences to meet with their Deans, conduct conference elections, and any other conference business. Following the Conference Gatherings, the group will meet together for a special program […]
The 2021 SWCA Synod Assembly will be live streamed, and any member of our congregations or community is welcome to join the virtual viewing! Information about our streaming platform will be available on our website before the assembly to to our email list. This is an opportunity for anyone who is curious about synod governance and who hasn't been able to attend an in-person assembly. Voting Members should register as soon as possible at the […]
Mark your calendar for Sunday, September 12, 2021, when congregations of the ELCA will come together for “God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday. Our church continues to live through the COVID-19 pandemic. Physical distancing has changed the way we worship and serve. But the need is great, and God’s church is at work. We’re not sure what the impact of this crisis will look like in September, but we continue to be church together. We are […]
GIVINGTUESDAY IS A MOVEMENT THAT UNLEASHES THE POWER OF RADICAL GENEROSITY AROUND THE WORLD. Save the Date December 1, 2021 for this years GivingTuesday event. GivingTuesday reimagines a world built upon shared humanity and generosity. Our global network collaborates year-round to inspire generosity around the world, with a common mission to build a world where generosity is part of everyday life. Whether it’s making someone smile, helping a neighbor or stranger out, showing up for […]