about the ELCA

Regardless of age, race, or status in life, members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America welcome you to join this community of faith. If you’re unfamiliar with our church, some of what you learn may surprise you.

The ELCA is an engaged, active body of people who put faith in God into action -- in millions of ways, all over the world. Join us!

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THE NW Ohio Synod

Marked by the cross of Christ forever, we, the congregations, ministries, and agencies of the Northwestern Ohio Synod are signs of and participants in the in-breaking reign of God in Christ Jesus.

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