Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton's Christmas message

Dec 22, 2014

Eaton Christmas message

In her Christmas message, Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop of the ELCA, says, “The hope of Christmas was fulfilled on Good Friday. The cross is part of Christmas.”

Bishop Eaton addresses racial justice

Dec 08, 2014

Eaton race video

ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton offers a message about how the church can respond to issues surrounding racial justice. Learn more about what the ELCA has to say about criminal justice and race, ethnicity and culture at:

Precious, clean water

Nov 17, 2014

Precious clean water

Diko and her family in the Central African Republic at one time were often sick because they didn’t have access to clean water. But now, thanks to the clean water from a new spring box, Diko is stronger, healthier and enjoys a better quality of life.

Going where God calls

Oct 27, 2014

Going where God calls

For June and Philip Nelson, a year of volunteering in the Central African Republic in 1978 led to a long career of serving as ELCA missionaries in Africa, most recently in Cameroon from 2006-2014. June says, “Global service has meant to me going where God calls.” Philip adds, “Mission service has formed me, given me a life, given me an understanding of myself and those around me.”

We are church together

Jun 16, 2014

We are church together

Who are we as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America? Ask ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton and she will tell you, "We are church together.” Follow along as Bishop Eaton explores a little bit about what that means.

We can do more together

Feb 03, 2014

ELCA Campaign

They traveled far and wide and asked a simple question.