Moral Deliberation Resources
Resources for Congregations to Become Communities of Moral Deliberation
Christians can talk about the social issues of daily life together in congregations and other settings. The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America encourages this when it claims that this church is "a community of moral deliberation" in its social statement, The Church in Society: A Lutheran Perspective
To help Christians talk together about social issues as matters of their faith, the ELCA has two resources:
To obtain a complimentary single printed copy of any of these, call the ELCA Resource Information Service at 800-638-3522. To order multiple copies for your group, call the same number.
When we find ourselves on common ground with others in conversations, we are more able also to deal with our differences together. We look at our differences with fresh eyes, with a changed perspective on them.
- Talking Together as Christians Cross-Culturally, p.23