The triennial Churchwide Assembly of the ELCA is August 5-10 this year. I will join twenty-some other folks from the IN-KY mission territory in Milwaukee as voting members and visitors, gathered under the theme “Church Together.” As I often say about our synod assemblies, we will cram as much as we can of what it means to be the church into those six days. Read the full article below.
As Bishop Gafkjen is enjoying some well-deserved Sabbath time, the July issue of the I-K Lutheran features a recap of Synod Assembly 2019.
Meeting in West Lafayette, Indiana, at the Purdue Memorial Union at Purdue University under the theme “Who is My Neighbor?”, this year’s Synod Assembly provided ample opportunity for worship, learning, fellowship, service, and for attending to the business of the synod. Read the recap below.
Please click “Read More” to be directed to a link to the video of Bishop Gafkjen’s sermon for June 2, 2019.
To download the 2019 Bulletin of Reports for Synod Assembly, please click on the link.