In 1998, United in Faith was formed as a congregation of the ELCA (a consolidation of 8 different congregations).
The merger of eight Lutheran churches to become United in Faith precipitated many newspaper and magazine articles about the eight churches and the merger itself. Here are a few articles written at the time:
See pictures that will take you from "Vail Printing to Conversion".
Each of the eight churches made a banner to represent their congregation, including The Friends Of the New Church - FONCs. See the nine banners.