Bishop Eaton installation

Oct 05, 2013

The installation of Bishop Eaton

Highlights of the installation of the Rev. Elizabeth Eaton as presiding bishop of the ELCA on Oct. 5, 2013, at Rockefeller Chapel in Chicago. To download:

A post-Sandy Christmas

Dec 26, 2012

 A post-Sandy Christmas

Many communities of faith have come together to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy. This is the story of St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church of Hoboken, N.J.

Living, daring confidence

Aug 20, 2012

Living, daring confidence

A Nobel Peace Prize recipient, a congregation about to close its doors and a young, growing congregation that started with four members and $360 — they share a living, daring confidence in God’s grace. The video, produced for the 2012 ELCA Synod Assemblies, features First English Lutheran of Columbus, Ohio; Leymah Gbowee and the Lutheran Church in Liberia; and Iglesia Luterana Santa Maria de Guadalupe of Irving, Texas.

Mighty be our powers: a memoir of peace

Oct 14, 2011

Mighty be our powers

Nobel Peace Prize winner and Lutheran Leymah Gbowee talks about how a group of women brought an end to civil war in Liberia through the force of peace and prayer.

Archival footage from "Pray the Devil Back to Hell" is courtesy of Fork Films.

We are 10,000

Aug 15, 2011

we are 10000

We are woven together, members and congregations of the ELCA. Our many stories are part of a larger story. It is a story of generosity and faith. Small towns, large suburbs, congregations young and old coming together, God's work. our hands.

Make malaria history

Aug 12, 2011

make malaria history

Malaria is a leading cause of death in Africa. Help us do our part. The ELCA Malaria Campaign is committed to raising $15 million to help our sisters and brothers in Africa prevent deaths from this disease. Learn more and donate now at