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Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries believes that LGBTQ+ people have extraordinary gifts for ministry. Through their public witness, these leaders enrich and transform our church and proclaim the Gospel now.
Office Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM CST
Main Line/Voicemail: 312-759-7070
Stay up to date on ELM news:
Read our 2015 Annual Report
Dec 5-9 – Asher O’Callaghan at Rockwood Leadership Institute, Marshall, CA.
Jan 6-8, 2017 – ELM at Western Mission Network Consultation, Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center, Carefree, AZ
Jan 20-23 – Asher O’Callaghan, workshop leader and guest preacher, ELCA Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza, Louisville, KY
Mar 9-12, 2017 -ELM Board Meeting, Pendel Hill, PA
July 16-19, 2017 – Proclaim Gathering (Cenacle Retreat Center, Chicago, IL)
For a comprehensive list of resources for LGBTQ candidates, as well as candidacy committees, call committees, internship sites, and more, please see our Resource Page.
Listing of Proclaim members.
See Proclaim members available to preach and preside in your area.
Connect with people in Proclaim as you go through the coming out process as a rostered leader or seminarian.
Second Edition collection of essays and sermons by Joel Workin. Amazing stuff!