The Daily Lutheran is the newsletter of the 9th Churchwide Assembly. It’s published by the staff of The Lutheran, the magazine of the ELCA. Editor: Sonia C. Solomonson. Writers: Elizabeth Hunter, Kathleen Kastilahn, Julie B. Sevig and Ann Hafften. Photographer: Michael D. Watson. Production editor: Andrea S. Pohlmann. Web production: Amber Leberman.
A girl joins in the prayers during Thursday’s communion service, where David Anglada, mission director for the Metropolitan New York and New Jersey synods, preached: “I believe we’re here today because we love our church—even when it becomes difficult to sit at the same table. ... Discipleship is not easy. Discipleship is messy.”
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