Lutheran Guide to Advocate: LGBTQ People in Church Society

The Lutheran Guide to Advocate contains resources and tools for Lutherans as they create space for people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions in our church and in our society. This resource is a starting point for you and your Lutheran faith community as it seeks to advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual, […]

Introduction to Conversations about HIV/AIDS

Inspired by ReconcilingWorks’ engagement at the 21st International AIDS Conference in July, this new conversation resource will help your Reconciling in Christ (RIC) community discern how to be a more hospitable space for those living with HIV and AIDS. It is a reflection guide and is provided as an entry point to deepen and expand an […]

Supplemental Same-Gender Marriage Resource

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) has developed supplemental resources for use within the Evangelical Lutheran Worship marriage service. Supplemental Same-Gender Marriage Resource “These supplemental resources have been created to offer more inclusivity in language, pastoral care, and openness for all persons who seek to be married within this church.” The resources are supplemental […]

Your People Shall Be My People

Ministering to and with same-gender couples and their families In response to the action of the 2013 ELCA Churchwide Assembly calling for continued conversations about how to minister to and with same-gender couples and their families, Reconciling Works presents “Your People Shall Be My People” Your People Shall Be My People includes stories, questions, resources […]