Living Lutheran Stories – August 13, 2019

2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly – Day three

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The 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly reconvened Aug. 7 at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee. During morning plenary, Chris Boerger, secretary of the ELCA, gave his report and was later presented … continue
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ELCA Churchwide Assembly declares ELCA sanctuary church

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In a key action taken Aug. 7, the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly voted to approve a memorial that declares the ELCA a sanctuary church. The ELCA is the first North American denomination to declare … continue

2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly – Day two

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The 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly continued Aug. 6 at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee. Day two included the second plenary session, at which Elizabeth Eaton was re-elected on the first ballot … continue