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  • Confessional Evangelical Lutheran Conference

    Lima, Peru29 May – 2 June, 2014

  • Confessional Lutheran Church in Latvia

  • History

    • Started in 1996 in Ķekava and Bulduri• Separation from the bigger Lutheran Church

  • History

    • 1999 congregations united in the Church body• 2000 – fellowship established with the ELS• 2001 – fellowship established with the WELS• 2002 – the Church accepted into the CELC

  • Confessional Lutheran Church in Latvia Today

    • Congregations 7 • Members 450 • Pastors 8

    • Church body president Gundars Bākulis

  • Highlights from Ķekava

  • Highlights from Ozolnieki

  • Highlight from Jelgava

  • Highlights from Riga

  • Unique aspect and challenges

    • Bivocational pastors• Emigration • Rapid secularisation• On-line newspaper• Mission possibilities• Pray for new members

  • Contact:

    The president of the Confessional Lutheran Church in Latvia Gundars Bākulis

    Cell: 371-26558903E-mail: [email protected]

    Slide 1Confessional Lutheran Church in LatviaHistoryHistoryConfessional Lutheran Church in Latvia TodayHighlights from ĶekavaHighlights from OzolniekiHighlight from JelgavaHighlights from RigaUnique aspect and challengesContact: