Helpful Links

ELCA  EmblemELCA - homepage of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  We are a member congregation of the ELCA.

Minneapolis Area Synod- The Minneapolis Area Synod of the ELCA consists of 167 congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America located in and around the “City of Lakes.”   We are a member congregation of the Minneapolis Area Synod.

Lutheran World Federation - The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) is a global communion of Christian churches in the Lutheran tradition. Founded in 1947 in Lund, Sweden, the LWF now has 140 member churches in 78 countries all over the world representing 68.3 million Christians.

Luther Seminary - Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Luther Seminary is one of eight ELCA seminaries.  

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota - LSS is Minnesota's largest non-profit social service agency serving all people regardless of race, color creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability or age. Offices in communities throughout the state.

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS) -  LIRS is one of the nation’s leading agencies of its kind. We welcome and advocate for refugees and other migrants.

The Lutheran Magazine - The official publication of the ELCA containing news and features regarding the ministry of our church in the world.

Augsburg Fortress Publishing - The publishing arm of the ELCA which produces and sells theological, devotional and ministry materials for use by individuals and congregations. 

Lutheran Coalition for Public Policy in Minnesota -  In response to God's love, seeks to engage all people of faith in the promotion of public policy that supports peace, justice and care for all of God's creation.

Lutheran Colleges and Universities - There are 28 colleges and universities related to the ELCA and located throughout the country.

Reconciling Works, formerly Lutherans Concerned, North America - A Christian ministry affirming God's love for people of all orientations.  Includes roster of Reconciling in Christ congregations, including Calvary.

Isaiah - Isaiah is a faith-based organization, which serves as a vehicle for congregations, clergy, and people of faith to act collectively and powerfully towards racial and economic equity in the state of Minnesota.