Advocacy

ELCA advocacy works for change in public policy based on the experience of Lutheran ministries, programs, and projects around the world and in communities across the United States.  Our faith calls us to learn more and speak out on issues affecting our vulnerable neighbors and the forces threatening creation. 

Search these resources for information that will educate and equip you to be a more effective advocate.


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Circle of Protection Federal Budget Letter


This resource describes ELCA commitments to alleviating global poverty and ELCA support for proposed reforms to U.S. food assistance programs.

Circle of Protection Federal Budget Letter

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Circle of Protection Statement

Circle of Protection Statement

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Food, Farms, Faith


Food, Farms, Faith

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Raising the Federal Minimum Wage

Raising the Federal Minimum Wage

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Food Assistance Reform

Food Assistance Reform

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International Development Assistance 101

International Development Assistance 101

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The Impact of the EPAs Carbon Rule on the Economy

The Impact of the EPAs Carbon Rule on the Economy

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Clean Air for All of God's Children

Clean Air for All of God's Children

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Clean Water Facts

Clean Water Facts

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Climate Change 101

Climate Change 101

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Clean Air for All Letter to EPA

Take Action: Tell the EPA you support Clean Air  for All of God’s Children

Clean Air for All Letter to EPA

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Mountaintop Removal

Mountaintop Removal

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Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Power Plants

Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Power Plants

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Being a Public Church

Being a Public Church

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Visiting Elected Officials

Visiting Elected Officials

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Working with the Media

Working with the Media

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Writing to Congress

Writing to Congress

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Writing a Letter to the Editor

Writing a Letter to the Editor

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