Welcome to EmployerLink

Register or sign in for 24/7 secure self-service access to your organization’s ELCA benefits account. EmployerLink makes it easier and more convenient to provide benefits.

    Register Now
Custom Comparison Report Decision Guide

Employer Selection is Oct. 12 – Oct. 30

The ELCA Church Council is recommending two health benefit options for 2021. Download the Decision Guide, your Custom Comparison Report, and Custom Comparison Spreadsheet to learn more about these options and to model benefit costs for your organization. Decision Guide, Custom Comparison Report, and Spreadsheet


Lowest Health Rate Change Increase in Seven Years

For 2021, Portico’s Board of Trustees approved the average baseline health contribution rate increase of 3.5% for the ELCA Health Plan.

Enhancing Your Fund Lineup

The transition from balanced funds to target date funds is complete. Plan members can review their new fund options on myPortico, choose to change their investment selections, or speak with a planner for help.

200+ Years of Compassion and Progress

As early as 1783, Lutherans in America began providing a financial benefit to widows of pastors. See how today’s comprehensive ELCA benefit program continues this legacy — to support those who serve.

Common Tasks


Managing Benefits 101


This video covers key terms, common questions, and annual action steps.