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Canyon Echoes Newsletter

Canyon Echoes Newsletter (published quarterly with “Special Editions” as needed)

Canyon Echoes, an e-mail publication of the Grand Canyon Synod Women of the ELCA, provides helpful tools and information to enhance our quest to grow in our faith, celebrate grace and become better servants of God.  It is distributed free of charge.  You are encouraged to make copies and share with others who may not have e-mail addresses.  If you wish to be on the distribution list, please e-mail a request to

Contributions to the publication about events, celebrations and ministry work being done by your local Unit or Conference is welcome!  Deadlines are two weeks BEFORE normal publication dates (January, April, July, October).   E-mail your photos, stories or questions to

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2021 Summer

2020 Fall

2020 Spring

2019 Winter

2019 August

2019 May

2019 February

2018 JUNE Special Convention Edition

2018 May

2018 February

2017 November

2017 Aug/Sept

2017 May

2016 February

2016_December – Convention Special Edition



2016 February


(you only pay the postage to mail to you)

request by contacting Myrna Wells-Ulland

Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World (Joanna Weaver)
includes her book, a study guide, and the accompanying DVD
What Love Is:  The Letters of 1, 2, 3 John” (Kelly Minter)
includes the leader guide and accompanying DVD

Bad Girls of the Bible and What We Can Learn from Them (Liz Curtis Higgs) includes the text and one workbook

You Are Never Alone”  (Max Lucado) includes the book, 2 study guides, and the accompanying DVD

One Thousand Gifts  (Ann Voskakmp)
includes the book, one study guide and the accompanying DVD

Having a Mary Spirit – Allowing God to Change Us from the Inside Out (Joanna Weaver) includes 2 copies of the text, one study guide, and the accompanying DVD

Acts:  Feasting on the Abundance of God’s Word” (Kristy Cambron)

a “verse mapping Bible study” includes one study guide and the accompanying DVD


Grand Canyon Synod Women Scholarship Programs

Models for Unit Organizing