GROW THE CHURCH

  • Share the good news! New, growing Lutheran churches around the world need Bibles in their own language to preach, teach, study and share in God’s promise of steadfast love.

    $12
  • ELCA missionaries serve in more than 40 countries around the world. This gift ensures that as pastors share the good news, they’re also able to share the sacrament of Holy Communion.

    $20
  • Women have great potential to bring about change in their communities, yet not all women have equal access to education. The gift of a textbook is the perfect way to help a future leader start school on the right foot.

    $45
  • Some of the fastest-growing Lutheran churches in the world are in Africa and Asia. Your gifts help construct new worship spaces to share the love of Christ far and wide, rain or shine.

    $50
  • Help ELCA congregations become rerooted in their communities and discover new ways of welcoming their neighbors.

    $100
  • In the next 10 years, the ELCA will need 4,000 new pastors to serve our current congregations and even more to start new ministries. Help future pastors throughout the church to say “yes” to God’s call to ministry without student debt being an obstacle to service.

    $140
  • The ELCA Youth Gathering is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel, worship, grow in faith and meet new friends from around the country. This gift ensures that a teen with disabilities can fully participate despite financial constraints.

    $300
  • In the next 10 years, the ELCA will need 4,000 new pastors to serve our current congregations and even more to start new ministries. Help future pastors throughout the church to say “yes” to God’s call to ministry without student debt being an obstacle to service.

    $2,000
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  • Your unrestricted support will allow the ELCA to respond where and when needed most. With one gift, you have an opportunity to make a widespread impact, reaching far and wide to share God’s love.