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Afton church votes to leave ELCA

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Members of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Afton, Minn., voted at a congregational meeting Sunday, Jan. 31 to leave the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and join an association named Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC).

For Shepherd of the Valley to leave the ELCA, however, bylaws call for one more vote -- it is scheduled for May 9.

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