Advocacy Action Center
Protect SNAP and access to hunger programs
The Department of Agriculture announced a proposed rule that would limit the number of families receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) hunger benefits and add burdens to state flexibility through configuration of utility expenses.
Act to Support Veterans
In our prayers and in our actions, we thank our veterans. Let us take action by asking Congress to protect programs that address the needs and equip veterans as they return from service.
Ask your senator to support the Dream Act of 2019
Lutherans have long supported young people who came to the U.S. before the age of 16, known as "Dreamers," as we believe in protecting the dignity of every human being, especially that of our children.
Peace Not Walls - November
On Nov. 20, United Nations Universal Children's Day, U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., with Christian faith leaders, will advocate for the rights of Palestinian children who are detained.
Peace Not Walls - September
Members of Congress, especially U.S. senators, must be asked to release the allocated funds for AVH and the other hospital in Jerusalem on a humanitarian basis in order to save lives