The ELCA Philosophy
of Benefits
Describes foundational principles that affirm the importance of benefits to the health and wellness of this whole church.

Vision and Expectations Describes the church's vision for ministry and the high expectations it places on those who serve. One version for ordained ministers, and one rostered lay ministers.

Wholeness Wheel This ELCA learning and discernment tool helps us steward our gifts in all dimensions of our lives.

Shaping Healthy Faith Communities

Healthy, resilient leaders shape healthy, resilient faith communities. This ELCA core belief is referenced in guiding church documents, and explains the enduring partnership between ELCA organizations, their leaders, and Portico Benefit Services.