Congregational Resources Overview
Administration Matters is a bimonthly e-newsletter for ELCA congregational and synodical leaders. It addresses common, practical issues including finance, governance, risk management, tax, legal concerns and topics of interest about day to day operations and management in church settings.
ELCA Portico Information
The ELCA Pension and other benefits program provides health, retirement, disability and survivor benefits presented as one comprehensive program to members. www.PorticoBenefits.org
Grand Canyon Synod Regional Representative: Andrea Arey
800 Marquette Ave., Ste. 1050 / Minneapolis, MN 55402-2892
949.338.9573 / 800.352.2876 ext. 4405
Congregational Planning Resources
Administrator calculators - Administrators can use the contribution amounts and compensation calculators for annual budgeting and planning.
To promote the safest and most secure environment possible, the ELCA and the Grand Canyon Synod strongly encourage our congregations to screen all employees and volunteers, both new and existing, especially those who interact with children.
For information about background checks for lay leaders and volunteers please contact the Synod office.
Look for more information about the Grand Canyon Synod and Warner Trust grants program in summer of 2019.