There are so many ways we put our faith in action. The Faith in Action Network is a platform to:
Thursday, February 27th, from 7:30-12 pm
at the Denver Capitol, $15 and registration required.
Ever wonder how you can help reduce poverty, end hunger, care for creation and more? Join Marissa at the Lutheran Day at the Legislature to lobby our representatives to guide our state toward a more just and equitable place. Check out the Lutheran Advocacy Policy Agenda for 2020, and register for the event here. Your voice matters. Let's fill our van and head to the Capitol together!! Contact Marissa with any questions, and let to her know if you register!!
Lutheran Advocacy & Social Justice Organizations
Lutheran Advocacy Ministry-Colorado
LGBTQ and Ally Resources
Couldn't join in the RiC Series, but hoping to learn from afar? See the resources below.
Understanding Gender and Sexuality
- Lutheran Introduction to our LGBTQ siblings: this resource comes from ReconcilingWorks: Lutherans for Full Participation
- Clunky Questions: Lutherans and Pastors answer some common questions that people may wonder, but hesitate to ask
- The Genderbread Person: this infographic helps explain up-to-date definitions and concepts around gender
What does Scripture teach us?
The following resources are helpful to explore how to read scripture and understand context, including passages that are used to exclude the LGBTQ community and passages that demonstrate inclusion and reconciliation.
Additional Resources and Books:
- Queer Grace: An Online Encyclopedia for LGBTQ and Christian Life- Coordinated and Edited by Emmy Kegler, ELCA Pastor
- Dialogues on Sexuality by Carla Barnhill, published by Sparkhouse