that believes God is calling us into the world -- together.

We don't have to do it alone, and we don't have to do everything.  Each of us has a unique story, and we are part of a larger story.  We work through our congregations, synod and partners, and the church wide organizations.  Together, we achieve things on a scale and scope that we could never do otherwise.

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The East Central Synod of Wisconsin of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) is made up of 126 congregations and 97,000 baptized members. 


The ELCA is a church of more than four million members.  We are all ranges of ages, cultures, and races, but our common goal is to do God's work of restoring and reconciling communities in Jesus Christ's name throughout the world.

Lutheran Disaster Response

brings God's hope, healing and renewal to people whose lives have been disrupted by disasters in the United States and around the world.


When the dust settles and the headlines change, we stay to provide ongoing assistance to those in need.

ELCA World Hunger

is uniquely positioned to reach those in need.


From health clinics to microloans, water wells to animal husbandry, community meals to advocacy, gifts to ELCA World Hunger make it possible to respond, supporting sustainable solutions that get at the root causes of hunger and poverty.


Crossways Camping Ministries brings people together in Christ so lives are changed and communities are enhanced.


Door County Habitat for Humanity acts in partnership with our community to extend a "hand up" to help others acquire and own decent and affordable housing.  

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that is a catalyst, convener and bridge builder. 

Our faith calls us to see the world as interdependent.  We want to become a force for connection, working across denominations, faiths, organizations and sectors, locally and globally.  We respect the perspectives and strengths of others and share a common vision to uphold human dignity.