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Will the ELCA be Gone in 30 Years?

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New projections forecast just 16,000 in worship across the entire ELCA by 2041. Why is this happening and what can be done?
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What's Really Causing Church Decline...and What We Can Do About It

What’s Really Causing Church Decline…and What We Can Do About It

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How can we renew the church's identity and help in join God's work in the 21st century?
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What the Spiritual Life Inventory Reveals about the Health of Our Churches

What the Spiritual Life Inventory Reveals about the Health of Our Churches

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What does the Spiritual Life Inventory reveal about the health of our churches--and how might your congregation compare?
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Illuminating Stewardship in Today's Culture

Illuminating Stewardship in Today’s Culture

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Stewardship is an act of practical theology. Accordingly, context matters deeply. In today’s post, pastor Larissa Kwong Abazia engages the
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What We're Hearing from the Church

What We’re Hearing from the Church

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What do leaders need to know, or know how to do, to be faithful and effective in a rapidly changing world?
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