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Becoming A Justice Seeking Congregation: Responding to God's Justice Initiative
This book approaches social justice work with a balance of idealism and realism.
The Mission-Minded Guide to Church and School Partnerships
This resource helps congregations strategically plan for and establish a relationship with a local school, focusing specifically on at-risk children.
National Human Trafficking Hotline Resources
This website for the National Human Trafficking Hotline provides concerned congregations with free resources for education and response.
Slow Kingdom Coming: Practices for Doing Justice, Loving Mercy and Walking Humbly in the World
This resource outlines five practices for fruitful service based on the author's justice work experience as an advocate for education in Haiti.
Help and Hope: Disaster Preparedness and Response Tools for Congregations
Prepared by nearly two dozen experienced disaster relief practitioners, this guide gives congregations the information they need for effective action, addressing both faraway and local tragedies.
Charity Detox: What Charity Would Look Like if We Cared About Results
This resource advocates for charitable approaches that create systemic change, describing examples of each model.
'Thine of Thine Own': Orthodoxy and Ecology
This essay presents a spiritual framework for thought and action regarding climate change.
Let All Creation Praise
This ecumenical website resource includes a focus on God the creator, Christ the redeemer of creation, and the Spirit as sustainer of creation” and worshiping God with all creation.” Its three- year cycle corresponds with the Common Lectionary and is usually observed during September, although the Season can be celebrated at any time.
Communities of Salt and Light: Reflections on the Social Mission of the Parish
On this site, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops provides a wide variety of resources for implementing the social teaching of the church within the life of the local parish by helping parishes "find resources about living as communities of salt and light".
Publicly Engaged Church
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.
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