Table grace

Our thanksgiving table may look different this year.
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Faith Reflections: Reclaiming gratitude

Do you remember how this year began? At the turn of the decade, we looked to the new year with “2020 vision”—a play on the year 2020 that I thought was clever at the time. In March, the future looked more unclear.MORE ›

Boldcafe group: Gratitude

Young women are sharing community, maybe dinner and discussing the faith-based topics that appear in every issue of Boldcafé. Each issue of Boldcafé features two articles with discussion questions and a closing prayer. You can download and print out the November 2020 issue, or follow along from the website if you have an Internet connection.

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On one early morning, a week before Christmas, I was one of four passengers in a van that slipped on the ice, careened and crashed into a guardrail.. MORE ›

Boldcafe dinner invite

Join Boldcafe writers + friends for conversation and dinner, Thursday, December 10 @7 p.m.(CDT)!


Once a month we will meet with some of our popular writers to talk about our favorite articles and more! Bring your own dinner (B.Y.O.D) and sign up via Zoom.

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Cafe pop-up events

Readers share stories related to the monthly theme. See photos from our previous events.

Help Keep Café Free

This monthly publication and podcast is made possible through regular offerings donated by women from over 7,000 active Women of the ELCA units in congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).

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