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ELCA Technology Discount Program
Get discounted pricing on software, hardware and services for your congregation or synod.
ELCA Technology Discount ProgramDownload
Avoiding Phishing Emails
Learn to spot and avoid spam and malware links in email messages.
Information Security Policy
This sample policy covers responsibilities of Internet and email use, computer viruses, access codes/passwords, copyright and license agreements, and physical security.
Information Security Awareness
Tips for Computer and Internet Safety
By better understanding security threats associated with the use of computers and the Internet, and by understanding the manner in which these threats are exploited, you can better protect your congregation, your congregation’s information, computers and computer files.
Tips for Computer and Internet SafetyDownload
Preferred ELCA Vendors
The ELCA Advantage program offers technology discounts and savings for ELCA related organizations.
Basic guide to developing and maintaining a Web presence for your congregation.
Getting Started With Your Synod Guidebook Guide
Steps for creating a Guidebook Guide for your synod assembly or other events.
Getting Started With Your Synod Guidebook GuideDownload
Work Equipment Form
Sample form for staff or volunteer authorization to use congregation equipment, network, email or Internet access.
Information Security Webinar - April 21, 2020
Please join us on Tuesday, April 21, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Central Time for a free webinar for ELCA congregations and synods.
Chris Hueneke, information security advisor for the ELCA churchwide organization, will host the webinar, covering these topics: how to avoid phishing email attacks, protect sensitive data and prevent malware infections, and what to do if your data has been breached.
This event requires no registration. On the morning of April 21, simply select the button below and click on the field marked "Join the event."