Our Foundation

Two Expressions of the Larger Church

 

Welcome to the 

Grand Canyon Synod!

The Grand Canyon Synod is one of 65 synods in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). 

There are approximately 89 congregations in the Grand Canyon Synod, including new mission starts. The territory of this synod is the State of Arizona; the counties of Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln, and Nye in the State of Nevada; and New Promise Lutheran Church, in St. George, Utah.

Please take a moment and look around our site and get to know the members and ministries of the Grand Canyon Synod!

  

Welcome to the ELCA!

 

Welcome to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The ELCA is a church of about 4 million members who actively participate in God’s work in the world. We believe that we are freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor.

With our hands, we do God’s work of restoring and reconciling communities in Jesus Christ’s name throughout the world. We are a church that belongs to Christ. There is a place for you here. We live in many different communities, span all ages, cultures and races and bring to this church unique life experiences and perspectives. Seek answers to your questions and discover what God is calling you to in life.