Combating a bad online review

One person can hurt your online reputation pretty quickly. 

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Help stop gender-based violence

Seek support of the International Violence Against Women Act.

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Tips for pledge-card follow-up

Four things to do as you close out your annual response program.

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Social statement study guide

The free resource is a companion to “Hearing the Cries.”

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Stories of Faith in Action

Learn how God is changing lives through Mission Support.

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Help for your strategic planning

Demographics help you learn about the makeup of your area.

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‘God’s work. Our hands.’ Sunday

A service day that shares the love of God with all people.

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devotion guide

A devotion guide for educators

The free resource offers weekly lectionary-based reflections.

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Kids Lectionary

Whirl Lectionary Sunday School

It’s a kid-friendly approach to the Revised Common Lectionary.

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New Gather Bible study format

The year of studies is shifting to five shorter sessions.

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Some ways to help save the planet

Ways to help save the earth

There are things we can do as individuals and as organizations.

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Sundays and Seasons

‘Sundays and Seasons’

It continues to adapt to meet the needs of worship planners.

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3 days of good news in Detroit

3 days of good news in Detroit

It is the good news of Jesus at the 2015 ELCA Youth Gathering.

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Resources and ideas to enhance your ministry.

Sexual exploitation and the church

Most members of the ELCA are able to identify the more egregious forms of commercial sexual exploitation, such as pornography, strip clubs and sex tourism. Unfortunately, there are many other ways our culture is saturated in sex.

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Sexism is a church issue?

Sexism is a church issue?

The ELCA has made significant progress in its vision and support of women's leadership since the ordination of Elizabeth Platz and Barbara Andrews in 1970 in predecessor bodies of this church.

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