Last week ELCA Congregations received a copy of the Fall-Winter 2014 ELCA World Hunger Resource Packet.  In this packet is an amazing collection of materials to help the congregation’s leadership to communicate, motivate, and facilitate.  The reproducible stories can be used as bulletin inserts or newsletter articles to give concrete examples of our work together […]

  Monday, March 10, 188 Lutherans from all three Iowa synods converged upon the Capitol in Des Moines to advocate for children and families for “Lutheran Day on the Hill”. This was the ninth year this event, sponsored by Lutheran Services in Iowa with a grant from ELCA World Hunger, took place in Iowa.  It […]

Friday, Feb. 14, a remarkable gathering of leaders from local government, social agencies and churches took place in Waverly, Iowa.  The purpose of this meeting was to tackle the challenge of ensuring that no one in the town of Waverly ever go hungry again. The issue of hunger in America can be an overwhelming one.  […]