Events Calendar

Presiding Bishop’s Column

Below are words from ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton, as first published in The Lutheran magazine. March 2017: February 2017:


USS Ark is a monthly newsletter highlighting ministries in the synod.  The first few pages are easily suitable for reproduction in congregational newsletters.  It also includes the latest synod calendar of events.  To submit news, questions, and feedback on format, please e-mail Chad Hershberger, Director of Communications, at   Latest USS Ark March 2017 […]


The following resources have been compiled for use by our synod’s congregations. The resources below are formatted as PDF’ and/or MS Word files. Clicking the link will open the document. Guidelines for Using the ELCA Brand Mark resource guides congregations in updating, amending, or replacing their congregational constitution. Media Relations Booklet is a resource to […]


Headwaters is a formatted, bi-monthly newsletter for rostered and other leaders of the USS.  Hyperlinks in the document work best if you download this file to your desktop.  Opening it in a web browser may not allow the links to work.  Here is the latest edition: March 2017  (PDF) Note: Attachments sometimes include the latest […]