The [Judean leadership] had [the disciples] stand before the council. The high priest questioned them, saying, “We gave you strict orders not to teach in [Jesus’] name, yet here you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and you are determined to bring this man’s blood on us.” But Peter and the apostles answered, “We must obey God rather than any human authority.” (Acts 5.27-29)
“Knowing Your Neighbor Iftar.” at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
First female African-descent synod bishops elected
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Virginia’s ELCA Hunger Fellow
Amanda Silcox is our ELCA Hunger Fellow serving at the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy in Richmond. Amanda is from the Northeast Ohio Synod. she recently spoke at the Ohio Synod talking about her work here in Virginia. To watch her 15 minute presentation, click here.