Churches that withdrew from ELCA

 

AALC  American Association of Lutheran Churches

AFLC  Association of Free Lutheran Congregations

AOELS  Augustana Orthodox and Evangelical Lutheran Synod

ARC  Alliance of Renewal Churches

ELCM  Evangelical Lutheran Conference and Ministerium of North America

LMS  Lutheran Ministerium and Synod

LCMC  Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ

IND  Independent

*Withdrew from ALC or LCA prior to formation of ELCA 

 

In 1988 the total number of congregations in the ELCA was 11,120. In 2003 the number was 10,657.

 

Alabama

Zion Lutheran   AFLC

Silver Hill

David W. Johnson, Pastor

 

Arizona

Community of Hope    LCMC

3141 W. Ironwood Hill Rd

Tucson

David Drum, Pastor

 

California

First Lutheran    LCMS

380 Arneill Road

Camarillo

 

Our Saviour's Lutheran    LCMS

13441 S. Quince

Caruthers

Dr. Mark Wikstrom, Pastor

 

United Lutheran   AALC

649 Northgate Drive

Manteca

William Moberly, Pastor

 

Trinity Lutheran   AALC

11507 Studebaker Rd.

Norwalk

Steven A. Mohr, Pastor

 

Our Savior Lutheran *   AALC

650 West Las Palmas Ave.

Patterson

Paul R. Johnson, Pastor

 

St. Ansgarís Lutheran   AFLC

72 E. San Joaquin

Salinas

Herb Hoff, Pastor

 

Good Shepherd Lutheran  AALC

4335 Van Dyke Ave.

San Diego

William Drikorn, Pastor

 

Trinity Lutheran *   AALC

1450 West Seventh St.

San Pedro

William C. Sy, Pastor

 

Colorado

Mountain View Lutheran    AALC

1481 Russell Way

Thorton

Craig Loving, Pastor

 

Florida

Christ Lutheran   ARC

7576 San Jose Blvd

Jacksonville

Walter Enquist, Pastor

 

 

Holy Cross Lutheran   AFLC

3560 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota

Pastor David McCoy

 

Georgia

 Ascension Lutheran  LCMC

Augusta

 

Illinois

Cross and Crown Lutheran   AALC

1122 W. Rand Road

Arlington Heights

 

Zion Lutheran  AFLC

Ashkum

Jan Horne, Pastor

 

Grace Lutheran   AALC

950 S. York Road

Bensenville

Kent Nylander, Pastor

 

St. Paul Lutheran   AFLC

108 Church St.

Gifford

Pastor David Skordahl

 

Ebenezer Lutheran   AFLC

9544 S. St. Louis Ave.

Evergreen Park

 

St. Petrie Lutheran   AFLC

Leland

Dana Coyle, Pastor

 

 

St Peter Lutheran   AFLC

Melvin

 

St. Stephens Lutheran  AFLC

Metropolis

 

St. Johnís Lutheran   AFLC

Milford

Mel Meyer, Pastor

 

St. Olaf Lutheran   AFLC

1233 Douglas Rd

Montgomery

Brian Pearson, Pastor

 

Bethlehem Lutheran   AFLC

202 W. Jefferson St.

Morris

Steven Lombardo, Pastor

 

Grace Lutheran   AFLC

10025 N. Route 47

Morris

Steven Heilmann, Pastor

 

 

Helmar Lutheran   AFLC

11935 Lisbon Rd

Newark

Jeff Swanson, Pastor

 

Lisbon Bethlehem Lutheran   AFLC

108 E. Woodman St.

Newark

Randy Nelson, Pastor

 

Newark Lutheran   AFLC

101 E. Liberty

Newark

Charles Sampson, Pastor

 

West Lisbon Lutheran   AFLC

14381 Joliet Rd

Newark

 

Freedom Lutheran   AFLC

1527 E. US Hwy. 52

Ottawa

Dana Coyle

 

Fox River Lutheran   AFLC

Sheridan

Kevin Garner, Pastor

 

Faith Lutheran  AALC

425 East Lincoln Ave

Watseka

Larry Juegensen, Pastor

 

Idaho

St. Paulís Lutheran   LCMC

134 S. 10th St

St. Maries

 

American Lutheran  LCMC

Kellogg, Idaho

 

 

Indiana

St. Mark Lutheran   AFLC

1121 Linden St.

Indianapolis

Roger Tappert, Pastor

 

St. Matthew Lutheran*   LCM

3837 East N.Y. St.

Indianapolis

Ralph Spears, Pastor

 

Hope Lutheran Church   IND

6322 Portage Ave.

Portage

 

St. Markís Lutheran   AFLC

107 S. Main St.

Whitestown

Greg Higbee, Pastor

 

Iowa

Lutheran Church of the Cross   LCMC

1701 8th St. SW

Altoona

Mark Vander Tuig, Pastor

 

Ascension Lutheran   AALC

7th St and Kellogg Ave

Ames

John A. Anderson, Pastor

 

Our Saviourís Lutheran   LCMC

Audubon

Walter Kukkonen, Pastor

 

Calvary Lutheran    AALC

Crystal Lake

Robert Snitzer, Pastor

 

Prince of Peace Lutheran   AALC

415 W. 53rd St

Davenport

Steve Bang, Pastor

 

Redeemer Lutheran   AALC

3615 University Ave

Des Moines

Percy Smerek, Pastor

 

Elk Horn Lutheran   LCMC

4313 Main St.

Elk Horn

Michael J. Williams, Pastor

 

Pilot Knob Lutheran   AALC

636 North 4th St.

Forest City

Robert Snitzer, Pastor

 

St. Paulís Lutheran *   AFLC

3726 Nelson Ave

Jewell

Harlen Johnson, Pastor

 

St. Johnís Lutheran   AALC

Palmer

 

Stavanger Lutheran AFLC

Garden City

Jamie Johnson, Pastor

 

St. Luke Lutheran   AALC

207 Taylor St

Traer

 

Immanuel Lutheran  LCMC

Swea City

 

Redeemer Lutheran   AALC

407 West Bradford

West Union

Joe B. Thompson, Pastor

 

 

Kansas

St. James Lutheran   AFLC

1608 Belmont Pl

Garden City

Richard Frederick, Pastor

 

Peace Lutheran   AFLC

202 N. College

St. Francis

 

Maryland

St. Paul Lutheran  AFLC

Hagerstown, (Leiterburg)

Terry Culler, Pastor

 

 

Michigan

Faith Lutheran   LCMC

897 Philip Ave

Detroit

John Fults, Pastor

 

St. Michael Lutheran   LCMC

5790 W. Temperance Rd.

Ottawa Lake

 

St. Peter Lutheran   AFLC

9047 County Rd 441

Posen

Lee Hoops, Pastor

 

Minnesota

North Heights Lutheran   ARC

Hwys 96 and 10

Arden Hills

Bob Cottingham, Pastor

 

Alma Lutheran   AFLC

28538 290th St NW

Argyle

 

Our Saviors Lutheran   AFLC

Argyle

 

Faith Lutheran   AALC

Blackduck

 

Emmaus Lutheran   AFLC

8443 2nd Ave S

Bloomington

Gary Haug, Pastor

 

St. Matthew    IND

Brownton

 

Elim Lutheran   AFLC

229 5th St

Clinton

David Hinrichs, Pastor

 

Zion Lutheran    AFLC

27017 670th Ave

Dexter

Lyle Aadahl, Pastor

 

Christ Lutheran    AALC

2415 Ensign St

Duluth

Michael Main, Pastor

 

Kongsvinger Lutheran    AALC

2143 Seventh Ave. NW

East Grand Forks

Harvey Hoiberg, Pastor

 

St. Petri  Lutheran   LCMC

Evansville

David Gran, Pastor

 

Saron Lutheran    AFLC

29235 US Hwy 59 SE

Erskine

 

Dell Lutheran    AFLC

Frost

 

Poplar Lake Lutheran    AALC

Foston

 

St. Luke Lutheran   LCMC

Ida St.

Garfield

David Gran, Pastor

 

Telemarken Lutheran   AFLC

26912 140th St

Goodridge

Raynard Huglen, Pastor

 

Emmanuel Lutheran   AALC

Kellier

Ray Klug, Pastor

 

Hope Lutheran   AFLC

5200 Emerson Ave. N

Minneapolis

Thomas Brock, Pastor

 

Bethesda Lutheran   AFLC

Mizpah

Roy Johnson, Pastor

 

Gausdal Lutheran*   AFLC

18946 Hwy 9 NE

New London

Victor Young, Pastor

 

Salem Lutheran   AFLC

North Branch

 

Hope Lutheran   AFLC

12234 3rd St

Northhome   AFLC

Roy Johnson, Pastor

 

Grong Lutheran   AFLC

Rollag

 

Alida Lutheran   AFLC

Shevlin

Ron Pulscher, Pastor

 

Calvary Lutheran   AALC

341 S Hamline Ave

St. Paul

Jay Eberth, Pastor

 

Vision of Glory Lutheran   AFLC

13200 Hwy 55

Plymouth

Mark Herringshaw, Pastor

 

St. Johnís Lutheran   IND

(Now called Light House

Community Church)

Rosemount

 

Advent Lutheran   AOELS

3000 Hamline Ave N

Roseville

Thomas Basich, Pastor

 

East Immanuel Lutheran   ARC

1173 Payne Ave

St. Paul

Bill Pratt, Pastor

 

Elmwood Lutheran *  Left Lutheran Church

St. Paul

 

Minnewaska Lutheran   AFLC

108 W Broadway St

Starbuck

Todd Klemme, Pastor

 

Grace Lutheran   AALC

18360 Minnetonka Blvd

Wayzata

Dan Sollie, Pastor

 

Missouri

Prince of Peace LCMC

Grandview

 

Immanuel Lutheran   AFLC

Springfield

 

Montana

Trinity Lutheran   AALC

Galata

 

Resurrection Lutheran   AFLC

Laurel

 

Shepherd of the Valley  AALC

Sidney

David Huskamp, Pastor

 

Nebraska

St. Peders Lutheran   AFLC

1794 7th Ave

Dannebrog

Don Voorhees, Pastor

 

United Lutheran   AFLC

Laurel

Lynn Qualm, Pastor

 

Calvary Lutheran    AALC

2941 North 80th St. 

Omaha

Noel Petersen, Pastor

 

Lutheran Church of the Master   LCMC

2617 South 114th St

Omaha

Kip Tyler, Pastor

 

St. John Lutheran Church   LCMC

440 Ohio St

Sterling

Doyle G. Karst, Pastor

 

New York

St. Paul Lutheran   ELCM

Rhinebeck

Mark Isaacs, Pastor

 

North Dakota

Charity Lutheran   LCMC

120 Aspen Ave

Bismarck

Robert Nordvall, Pastor

 

St. Paul Lutheran   AFLC

Hwy. 200

Dodge

 

Atonement Lutheran   LCMC

4601 S. University Dr

Fargo

 

West Prairie Lutheran   AFLC

Kindred

 

North Prairie Lutheran   AFLC

Leeds

 

First Lutheran   AFLC

Lostwood

Rodney Johnson, Pastor

 

Middle Grove Lutheran   AFLC

Mekinock

 

Ebenezer Lutheran   AFLC

Northwood

Gary Schram, Pastor

 

First Lutheran   AALC

416 Second St. NW

Parshall

Harold Petersen, Pastor

 

Lucky Mound Lutheran   AALC

Parshall

Harold Petersen, Pastor

 

Taylor Lutheran   AFLC

2nd and Prairie St

Taylor

 

Golgotha Lutheran   AFLC

220 3rd Ave NW

Golden Valley

 

Our Redeemer Lutheran*   AALC

Williston

 

Immanuel Lutheran   AFLC

Zap

 

Ohio

Emmanuel Lutheran   IND

1500 S. Third St

Columbus

Floyd Stolzenburg, Pastor

 

St. Andrews Lutheran   LCMC

282 S. Broadway

Farmersville

Larry Lindstrom, Pastor

 

Trinity Lutheran   AALC

Marcy

 

St. Paul Lutheran   AALC

Napoleon

David Gensch, Pastor

 

Abiding Savior Lutheran   AFLC

4000 Wallings Rd

North Royalton

Robert Hofener, Pastor

 

St. Thomas Lutheran   ELCM

Streetsboro

Robbie Taylor, Pastor

 

Oregon

Zion Lutheran   AALC

Newberg

 

Faith Lutheran*   AALC

Portland

 

Pennsylvania

St. Johnís Lutheran   AFLC

1320 Church St

Ambridge

Paul Jecklin, Pastor

 

Ruthfred Lutheran AFLC

309 Patterson Rd

Bethel Park

James Molstre, Pastor

 

St. Johnís Lutheran of Lovi   AFLC

1001 Freedom Rd

Cranberry Township

James Wingate, Pastor

 

Tressler Memorial Lutheran   AFLC

Landisburg

 

Mt. Zion Lutheran   AFLC

Loysville

 

Bethel Lutheran   AALC

Rowland

Norman Beighley, Pastor

 

 

South Carolina

St. Paulís Lutheran   LCMC

1600 W Floyd Baker Blvd

Gaffney

Roger Lindler, Pastor

 

 

South Dakota

Skrefsrud Lutheran   AFLC

47992 W 5th St

Beresford

 

Grace Lutheran   AFLC

Bruce

Wayne Hjermstad, Pastor

 

Immanuel   AFLC

29686 458th Ave

Centerville, SD

Michael Klenner, Pastor

 

Salem Lutheran   AFLC

28587 440th Ave

Freeman

Michael Klenner, Pastor

 

Trondhjem Lutheran   AFLC

30060 448th Ave

Volin

 

Egeland Lutheran   AFLC

Waubay

 

 

Tennessee

Our Savior Lutheran   LMS

5400 Elvis Presley Blvd

Memphis

 

Texas

St. Paul Lutheran    LCMC

Bulverde

 

Zion Lutheran    LCMC

624 Barnett

Kerrville

David Chancellor, Pastor

 

Risen Lord        LCMC

Odessa

 

Faith Lutheran   AFLC

300 S. Border Ave

Wesleco

Louis Balderach, Pastor

 

 

Utah

Holy Cross Lutheran   LCMC

Brigham City

 

Good Shepherd Lutheran   LCMC

8575 S. 700 E

Sandy

 

Virginia

Hope Lutheran   AALC

Hampton

 

Washington

Our Savior's Lutheran  LCMC

158 S. 168th St

Burien

David Herwick, Pastor

 

Bethany Lutheran   AFLC

Spokane

 

Wisconsin

Timberland Lutheran   AFLC

20805 City Rd H

Barronett

Earl Korhonen, Pastor

 

Bethany Lutheran*   AFLC

16529 W. Church Rd

Broadhead

 

Clam Falls Lutheran   AALC

471 345th Ave.

Clam Falls

Ernest Swenson, Pastor

 

Bethesda Lutheran    LCMC

Dresser

 

Zion Lutheran   AALC

Frederic

Ernest Swenson, Pastor

 

Scandinavia Lutheran   LCMC

Scandinavia

 

Bad Axe Lutheran

S5755B County Rd N

Viroqua

Don Greven, Pastor

 

Farmington Lutheran  LCMC

Waupaca

 

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran   LCMC

N 3136 County Rd QQ

Waupaca

Dean H. Wheeler, Pastor

 

Community Lutheran   AALC

N 9391 Pohl Rd.

Wausaukee

Paul Hueter, Pastor