The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


All generations gather for GME

child receives communion at global mission eventThere was space for all generations (name of child withheld for her privacy) to participate and lead at the 2008 Global Mission Event in La Crosse, Wis., July 17-22, said Sunitha Mortha of ELCA Global Mission.

“We are moving from programming that was for adults to more opportunities for age-appropriate processing without compromising on content,” Mortha said.

Noticeable at this event: carpeted space in front of the stage for young children, workshops for families, and worship led by a young, diverse group trained at past global mission events.


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