2023 Synod Assembly
If you have additional questions about Holy Closure, we encourage you to email Rev. Manda Truchinski at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leaving a Legacy of Mission & Ministry: a Resource for the Closing of a Congregation
A Resource for Holy Closure: from the Upstate New York Synod of the ELCA
Prayers of Taking Leave, Blessing and Commissioning
Closing Worship Bulletin - Example 1 and Example 2
An Order for Disbanding a Congregation
Worship at the Closing of a Church
Liturgy for the Closing of a Church
Final Worship Service helps church grieve and celebrate Cleveland building and chapel - United Church of Christ
St. James Lutheran Church closes its doors after 65 years
The church closed. What happens to its graveyard?
Closing congregations lead to new ministry
The closing of a congregation