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ELCAvotes Webinars & Lutheran Advocacy Civic Engagement Resources

Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 14, 2020

 

You are invited to be part of an ELCAvotes webinar this month as our nation rapidly approaches Election Day 2020! Sign up for the webinars as indicated.

Wed. Oct. 7 from 5-6 p.m. EDT: “Do you want to know how your vote matters?” Co-hosted with Women of the ELCA.  Register here.   

 

Thurs. Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m. EDT: “Before We Vote: Issues. Actions. Outcome.” with African Descent Strategy Team in partnership with African Descent Ministries.  Register here.  

 

Wed. Oct. 14 from 7-9 p.m. EDT with Asociación de Ministerios Latinos de la ELCA (webinar in Spanish and English). Learn more from amlatinos.elca@gmail.com .

 

Additional workshops are being conducted with ELCA staff and synods! Contact LAMPa  or your state public policy office and/or synod office to connect with ELCAvotes activity in your area.

Many resources are available to assist with your ELCAvotes engagement:

  • The ELCA Civic Engagement Guide contains tip sheets to hold Voter Registration Drives and conduct Get Out The Vote events and more. Find this and other resources at ELCA.org/resources/advocacy under the “Civic Engagement” tab.
  • Bible Studies including the latest, “Suffering and Rejoicing As One,” are among resources at ELCA.org/votes.
  • “Sifting Through Misinformation” is among Civic Engagement blog posts at blogs.ELCA.org/advocacy/
  • Share #ELCAvotes social media messages (like this ELCAvotes webinar announcement!) in your networks from @ELCAadvocacy on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and use #ELCAvotes on your posts to help us share YOUR involvement.

The ELCA social message Government and Civic Engagement in the United States: Discipleship in a Democracy,” reads: “This church also strongly affirms voting, guided by faith-based values, as an exercise in citizenship.” Thank you for your engagement.

Please contact  LAMPa or ELCA Advocacy at washingtonoffice@ELCA.org. with questions or concerns.

 

 

Venue

Virtual
PA United States

Organizer

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America