Time to update your website, ELCA.org. The most current numbers are 3.4 million members and 9,163 congregations.
The ELCA's Minneapolis Area Synod posted the following on their Facebook page. "Well, Maple Grove Lutheran Church is planning a worship service I never had anticipated, ... but kind of want to experience." They are having "the music of Queen Sunday." The synod Facebook post, see below, says it will be "a unique worship service."
The popular music group Queen was fronted by flamboyantly gay lead singer, Freddie Mercury.
'See!' he said to all the people. 'This stone will be a witness against us. It has heard all the words the LORD has said to us. It will be a witness against you if you are untrue to your God.'
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