Be a public church in your worship! Pray for your local state legislators during Sunday worship. Evangelical Lutheran Worship includes several examples under the heading “Civic Life, Government, Nations.”

Pray with and for those who are poor, vulnerable or suffering, for justice for them and for the perseverance of the faith community to address injustice.

Plan a LAMPa Sunday to lift up advocacy ministry in Pennsylvania. LAMPa staff can preach, teach or both.

For preaching on social issues, see these articles from the Journal for Lutheran Ethics.

Bless letters written to elected officials during a worship service. Find great tips from Bread for the World

Check out these resources from the Upper Susquehanna Synod Lenten Hunger emphasis. Includes Bible studies, worship materials, skits, childrens sermons and family devotions.

This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. We know that walls are still part of our reality.  Breaking Down Walls worship resources may be accessed here.