The Rev. Wm Chris Boerger, ELCA Secretary, outlines key actions of the 2016 ELCA Churchwide Assembly.
The ELCA Churchwide Assembly, the primary decision-making body of the church, is a process of communal spiritual discernment. Voting members of the 2016 Churchwide Assembly took the following actions:
Voting members voted to approve the following memorials – also known as proposals – from the ELCA’s 65 synods:
Voting members also voted to approved en bloc the following memorials: