Church Insurance

By Bishop Mike Rinehart Recently New Hope Lutheran Church in Missouri City, Texas received notice from their insurance company, Church Mutual, that their insurance was being “non-renewed.” The pastor called me, then I called Rob Thoma at the ELCA Churchwide...

GOD will TRANSFORM THIS CHURCH

By Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop, ELCA The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. That’s our name. At least two parts of our name, “Evangelical” and “Church,” are either misunderstood or an outright stumbling block for a significant percentage of the American...

100 Climate Solutions for Houses of Worship & Their Members

Sunday, May 9, 2 p.m., online  “Can we reverse global warming by 2050?” is the question addressed by Project Drawdown.   Project Drawdown’s research into all possible solutions yielded the top 100 most impactful solutions to climate change, in priority order, with...

Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation Continue…

The synod Lutherans Restoring Creation Team invites you to a monthly environmental education web meeting series whose theme in 2021 is Healthy Planet = Healthy People = Healthy Economy. A Resilient Future for All Rests on Prioritizing the Most Vulnerable Sunday, May...

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