NEWS & EVENTS
While my ELCA colleauges are advocating on the Hill today I have been asked to represent our church at the American Climate Leadership Summit. A much different venue, feel and effort. (More swank!) Great beginning, though. I’ll let you know how the next two days go. – Bp. […]
“What is past is prologue.” Bp. Brauer-Rieke is in Washington D.C. this week for ELCA Advocacy. Our advocates are focusing on climate change related disasters, working with our congressional representatives on root causes of migration, and hurricane, flood and drought concerns for us in the U.S. See (and like) the
“Christ has risen! He has risen indeed! Alleluia!!”
My wife Gretchen is an end of life advance planner. If she has been to your congregation you know her passion is for a full life and a dignified death. Once the question of healers was “How can we keep this person alive?” Now, when […]
In her Easter message, the Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), reminds us that Easter makes it possible, even at the grave, to sing alleluia.
Listen to Eaton’s message.
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About the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America:
**CHICAGO (April 9, 2019) – The Church Council of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) met at the Lutheran Center in Chicago April 4-7. The council, which serves as the ELCA’s board of directors, took action on a variety of matters designed to help move the church’s mission and ministries forward.
Council members voted to […]