Living Our Baptism – “Strive for Justice and Peace in All the Earth (Fifth Gift)”

Living Our Baptism – “Serve all people following the example of Jesus”

NEW! Link to ELCA Explanation of “Strive for Justice and Peace in All the Earth”

NEW! Mine! A Counting Book about Sharing by Caryn Rivadeneira is for children 3 and under.  It teaches counting while at the same time develops the concepts of yours, mine, and sharing with others.  Part of the Generous Kids books developed in a partnership between Beaming Books and Thrivent.

NEW! It’s Not Fair! A Book About Having Enough by Caryn Rivadeneira is for children age 4-6.  Part of the Generous Kids series, this book teaches about money, choices, and generosity.

NEW! Link to Embrace Race website with recommendations for children’s books to encourage conversation about race and racism

NEW!  Link to ELCA “A 60-Day Journey Toward Justice in a Culture of Gun Violence” Resources on this page, though dated for June and July, can be used at any time of year. They include scripture readings, prayers, stories, and church teachings.

NEW! Dialogues On resources provide seven-week small group encounters to discuss difficult topics. Each series has available a DVD, participant book, and leader guide.  Current topics include: Race, Sexuality, and The Refugee Crisis.