ELCA Advocacy Action Center
Join Lutherans in Standing for a strong Farm Bill!
Take action on hunger and call on Congress to support a strong 2018 Farm Bill.
Safeguard Dreamers and all who seek safety in the U.S.
Urge Congress to pass the Dream Act without harming children or families seeking safety in the U.S.
#For Such a Time: Education and Opportunity
We pray, fast and act in support of federal programs that are vital in support people while they study and make educational and training resources more effective and accessible.
#For Such a Time: Investing in Women and Girls
Together we PRAY, FAST and ACT in support of federal programs that are vital in improving the lives of women and girls around the world.
Advocate now: Help end preventable maternal and newborn deaths globally
A bipartisan group of senators and representatives recently introduced the Reach Every Mother and Child Act to help end preventable maternal, newborn, and child deaths globally.
Combat Gender-Based Violence
Globally, an estimated one-in-three women will experience physical, sexual and psychological abuse in their lifetime. Urge senators to support International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) to help prevent violence against women and girls overseas!
Peace Not Walls - April
Elected leaders need to know that Christians from these organizations strongly support the call to respect Palestinian rights.
Peace Not Walls - March
Stand up for Palestinian children's human rights. Ask your representative to support H.R. 4391.
Support Domestic and International Environmental Programs
As Lutherans, we recognize that our failure to protect God's people and all of creation leads to problems that intensify social injustices, resulting in situations where those who are marginalized and vulnerable are most impacted.
Take action to end gun violence!
Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton issued a pastoral letter following the Parkland shooting. Join other faith leaders and advocates to support better policies that can help curb violence.
#For Such a Time: Take action today for climate resiliency!
This November we pray, fast and act for protection and resiliency in the face of destructive natural disasters and changing weather patterns.
#ForSuchATime: Housing and Homelessness
This October we pray, fast and act to protect people facing homelessness, poverty, and eviction.