Voting members will convene Aug. 5-10 for the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee. This will be the 15th gathering of the assembly, the primary decision-making body of the ELCA. This year’s theme is “We Are Church,” and voting members will spend the week participating in plenaries, discussions, Bible studies and worship while deliberating the work of the church. Download the ELCA Guidebook for up-to-date information before and during the assembly. Voting members can watch short videos that introduce some of the processes and procedures at Churchwide Assembly. To follow along with the assembly from home, livestream the proceedings at elca.org/cwa.