081016 - New Orleans, LA - The 2016 Churchwide Assembly Plenary Four included a report from Secretary Chris Boerger, a greeting from Capt. Timothy Eichler Chaplain Corps for the U.S. Navy and the second ballot for the vice president. Worship was led by Pr. Mary Finklea, presiding minister, Pr. James Phillips, preacher and Jacob Krueger, assisting minister. Worship included diverse music from around the world and a dance piece. Pictured is Pr. Jeff Thiemann, CEO and president of Portico Benefit Services--the Board of Pensions of the ELCA.
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