Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) – The ELCA is a community of faith that shares a passion for making positive changes in the world. Our faith is built around a strong belief in God as made known to us in Jesus Christ. Through worship, service, and education, we practice our faith, grow our relationship with God and experience God’s grace in our lives. www.elca.org
NW Washington Synod – Bishop Kirby Unti, www.lutheransw.org.
Lutheran World Relief – Lutheran World Relief works to fight poverty and promote a more just and peaceful world by helping people help themselves. Your support provides the foundation for LWR’s work. www.lwr.org
Lutherans Concerned/North America – LC/NA works for the full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Lutherans in all aspects of the life of their Church and congregations. We reach out to teach that Christ’s message, the Gospel, is for everyone equally. www.lcna.org
Lutheran Volunteer Corps -LVC unites full-time stipended Volunteers with financial supporters, non-profit organizations and ministries to work for peace with justice across the nation. In addition to working for justice, LVC Volunteers live together in intentional household communities of 4-7 people to encourage simple, sustainable living. www.lutheranvolunteercorps.org.
ReconcilingWorks: Lutherans for Full Participation – Since 1974, ReconcilingWorks has advocated for the full welcome, inclusion, and equity of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) Lutherans in all aspects of the life of their Church, congregations, and community. Executive Director: Aubrey Thornvold. www.ReconcilingWorks.org