Evangelical Church in America



The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) is one of the largest Christian denominations in the United States, with about 4 million members in nearly 10,000 congregations across the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. 


Oregon Synod

The Oregon Synod is one of the 65 synods of the Evangelical church in america. The ELCA is a community of faith that shares a passion for making positive changes in the world. Our faith is built around a strong belief in God, as made known in Jesus Christ. 


Columbia Coast Cluster

OSLC in Seaside is one of five Oregon Synod-ELCA congregations arethe North Coast Cluster: Faith in Clatskanie, OR; First in Astoria, OR; Peace in Astoria, OR; and St. Peter in Tillamook, OR.