Even if you’re not traveling to Minneapolis for the 2009 Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Churchwide Assembly taking place Aug. 17-23, now’s the time to learn about the voting matters being considered at this year’s conference.
Visit ELCA.org’s Churchwide Assembly webpage, which has many resources on the event, including a schedule, travel and registration information, as well as a voting matters page. There you can find detailed info on the recommendations and resolutions being considered, which include a social statement on human sexuality and a proposed full communion agreement with the United Methodist Church.
It’s easy to stay up to speed on the events of the assembly. Check out the ELCA.org’s Churchwide Assembly multimedia page, with links to blogs, Facebook, MySpace and more.
Direct questions or comments to the ELCA at 800-638-3522, ext. 2840, or email Pastor Harman at firstname.lastname@example.org.