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.
How to talk about climate change.
Communication Guidance for Faith Leaders
An English and Spanish advocacy priorities resource developed by the AMMPARO network.
The next time is upon us already, as the 115th Congress comes to an end, and a new Congress begins in January 2019. Commit to diving deeper in advocacy with us.
A resource to learn how ELCA Advocacy is urging the U.S. government to support strong policy solutions to address affordable housing needs and homelessness.
A resource to learn how ELCA Advocacy is involved with Infrastructure Investments
The United States and its territories are experiencing extreme weather patterns on a more frequent basis. Learn more about getting prepared.
Learn about ELCA Advocacy's commitment to economic mobility and opportunities.
A resource to learn how ELCA Advocacy is urging the U.S. to address the needs of people struggling with hunger.
Learn about the ELCA's commitment to supporting and protecting Indigenous people.
Learn about ELCA Advocacy's commitment to supporting veterans and their families.
Learn about the ELCA's commitment to supporting Sustainable Development Goals by engaging in prayer, fasting, and advocacy for a just world.
Learn about the ELCA Advocacy's commitment to investing in women and girls.
Learn how ELCA Advocacy is urging the U.S. government to support programs that help communities prepare for natural disasters.
Building on our foundations in the ongoing reformation of the church