The current ELCA churchwide organization has:
• Six divisions — Congregational Ministries, Ministry, Outreach, Higher Education and Schools, Church in Society, and Global Mission.
• Two commissions — Multicultural Ministries and Women.
• Six departments — Communication, Ecumenical Affairs, Human Resources, Information Technology, Research and Evaluation, and Synodical Relations.
• Three offices — Presiding Bishop, Secretary, and Treasurer.
The strategic plan for mission calls for:
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