The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Help me help our church

What does God want us to do?

I need your help. One year from now the ELCA Churchwide Assembly will convene in Philadelphia. At that time we will consider proposals that will guide the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America beyond the year 2000. Out of the possible courses of action open to us, we must choose those that will best match our strengths with God's purposes and the world's needs.

Some of those proposals will be directed at our inner life, our worship and our roots in Scripture. Other proposals will address our needs to educate pastors and other leaders. Still other actions will define our relationship to other Christia n tr aditions.

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