The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


A change of pace: Resolutions, worship and volunteering

Voting members face questions on CCM, homosexuality, evangelism and more

What are your vacation plans this year? A cruise? Sightseeing? The beach or a woodsy cabin?

Rather than tossing beach balls, some of your ELCA sisters and brothers will be balancing notebooks and papers, debating resolutions, worshiping and volunteering to landscape, paint or clean for a service project. Several of the 1,040 voting members at the 2001 ELCA Churchwide Assembly will use vacation days when they gather in Indianapolis Aug. 8-14 to make decisions on your behalf.

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February issue


Embracing diversity