2016 ELCA Churchwide Assembly Guidebook


2016 ELCA Churchwide Assembly Guidebook

Start using the guide today with these three easy steps:

  1. Go to www.ELCA.org/2016CWAguidebookapp to find links to the iOS and Android versions of the ELCA Organizations & Events app.
  2. Download the ELCA Organizations & Events app for your tablet or phone. Voting members should plan on using at least a 9” tablet for the business of the assembly. If you don’t have one, a tablet will be provided.
  3. Download the 2016 ELCA Churchwide Assembly guide. If you are using the ELCA Organizations & Events app you should see an option to “Download Guides” or “Public Guides” where you can pick the 2016 ELCA Churchwide Assembly guide. If you can’t find the guide, you can enter the passphrase: 2016elcacwa

How-to resources

Check back on this page for how-to videos and handouts to help you make the best use of the guide.

  • Downloadable PDF of Guidebook Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Guidebook webinar recordings from 6/21/2016 (49 minutes); 6/29/2016 (53 min); or 7/15/2016 (34 min). These were very similar orientation sessions covering how to download the Guidebook app and navigate the guide. A captioned version of the 7/15 webinar is available here. Be sure to use the control in the video player to view the recording full-screen.
  • New to using an iPad? Check out this iPad User Guide.


Host City: New Orleans

In August of 2016, voting members will experience the culturally rich city of New Orleans, Louisiana.


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2016 Churchwide Assembly Guidebook

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