Over 50 women from Florida joined with 2000 women in Charlotte, NC in July 2014 for the Triennial Gathering.
Your ancient ruins shall be rebuilt; you shall raise up the foundations of many generations;
you shall be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of streets to live in. Isaiah 58:12
Stephanie Burke designed the painting (above). Women at the Triennial Gathering painted in the spaces and added names of women who inspired them. At the closing worship Stephanie added to the painting (below) so we all could see Jesus in the work we are called to do.
Glocal Musicians of the ELCA led the women in singing hymns old and new
and in a multitude of languages - hymns popular to many Lutherans world wide.
Excerpts from the Tapestry Volume 27 Issue 4 Aug 2014 at the bottom of the page contain comments from a number of the Florida women attending.
Read the whole 58th chapter of Isaiah. What is your unit doing in repairing the breach and restoring streets to live in?