Evangelical Lutheran Church in America - ELCA

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America resulted from a union of three North American Lutheran church bodies: The American Lutheran Church, the Association of Evangelical Lutheran Churches, and the Lutheran Church in America. The church began operations on January 1, 1988. The ELCA meets in assembly every two years. The fourth and current presiding bishop is Elizabeth Eaton. The ELCA has more than 5 million baptized members and 2.5 million communing and contributing members in 10,851 congregations, with 17,651 clergy. There are 8 ELCA seminaries and one deaconess community, and 28 ELCA affiliated colleges and universities in America. Visit http://www.elca.org for more information.

Speaker Organization View

The Rev. Gemechis Desta Buba

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Dr. Peter Samuelson

The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, MN

The Rev. Dr. Patrick Keen

Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Milwaukee, WI

The Rev. Dr. Barbara K. Lundblad

Union Theological Seminary, New York, NY

The Rev. Dr. Robert Sims

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Ann Svennungsen

Texas Lutheran University

The Rev. Ronald T. Glusenkamp

Bethany Lutheran Church, Cherry Hills Village, CO

The Rev. Bradley Schmeling

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN

The Rev. Ramona Soto Rank

Augustana Lutheran Church, Portland, OR

The Rev. Duane Steele

Gladesboro Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hillsville, VA

Lori Claudio

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. David Miller

St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Naperville, IL.

The Rev. Harvard Stephens

Chapel at Carthage College, Kenosha, WI

The Rev. Susan R. Briehl

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Barbara Berry-Bailey

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Rafael Malpica-Padilla

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Bishop Stephen Bouman

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Michael J. Fish

Faith Community Church Huntley, IL

Bishop Andrea DeGroot-Nesdahl

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Dr. Walter Wangerin, Jr.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Dr. Elton Richards

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Dr. Harold Skillrud

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Ruben Duran

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Bishop George Anderson

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Susan Gamelin

Emmanuel Lutheran Church, High Point, NC

The Rev. Dr. Debra Samuelson

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, MN

The Rev. Peter W. Marty

St. Paul Lutheran Church, Davenport, IA

Bishop Ronald Warren

ELCA Southeastern Synod

The Rev. Lawrence J. Clark

St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Chicago, IL

The Rev. Dr. Michael Foss

St. Mark Lutheran Church, West Des Moines, IA

The Rev. Dr. David Lose

Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia

The Rev. Dr. Mary Hinkle Shore

Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN

The Rev. Dr. Chris DeGreen

Christ the King Lutheran Church, Birmingham, AL

The Rev. Dr. David von Schlichten

St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, Youngstown, PA

Bishop Mark Hanson

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

The Rev. Wyvetta Bullock

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Bishop H. Julian Gordy

ELCA Southeastern Synod

The Rev. David Beckmann

Bread for the World

The Rev. Eric C. Shafer

Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Santa Monica, CA

The Rev. Dr. Timothy Smith

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Atlanta, GA

Pamela Czarnota

Not available

The Rev. William E. Flippin, Jr.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Mary Brown

Odyssey Networks

Dr. Greg Carey

Lancaster Theological Seminary, Lancaster, PA

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN

Dr. Mary Hess

Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, PA

The Rev. Beth Birkholz

Not available

The Rev. Dr. Mary Anderson

Incarnation Lutheran Church, Columbia, SC

Bishop Elizabeth Eaton

Not available

The Rev. Keith Anderson

Upper Dublin Lutheran Church, Ambler, PA

The Rev. Cuttino Alexander

Christus Victor Lutheran Church, Ocean Springs, MS

The Rev. Kurt Lammi

St. Paul Lutheran Church, Dayton, OH

The Rev. Dr. Ruth Hamilton

St. Luke Lutheran Church, Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Nancy Christensen

St. John's Lutheran Church, Atlanta, GA

The Rev. Richard Goeres

Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York, NY

The Rev. Dr. Ted Peters

Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Berkeley, CA

The Rev. Dr. Clayton Schmit

Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary at Lenoir-Rhyne University, Columbia, SC

The Rev. Dr. Martin E. Marty

Not available

The Rev. Scott Seeke

Not available

The Rev. Dr. Delmer Chilton

Not available

Jessica Christy

Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York, NY

The Rev. Susan Crowell

Trinity Lutheran Church, Greenville, SC

The Rev. Mark Larson

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Atlanta, GA