Publicly Engaged Church

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Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Accessed April 19, 2017.

Addressing hunger and poverty, the environment, health and wellness, corporate social responsibility, peace-building, racial justice, women’s rights, and science and technology, the ELCA’s vision for a “publicly engaged church” is resourced with a variety of tools for different approaches. This web resource compiles a variety of tools and information on the many aspects of the outreach and mission of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, including community organizing and advocacy tools, as well as opportunities to volunteer, emphasizing that God is present in every aspect of life. Of particular interest to congregations are the resources that focus on community organizing from the local church level, offering help and encouragement in building partnerships for action and impact.