In this section of Deuteronomy concerning tithes, God commands that God’s people set apart a first-fruit of the yield from their work which is to be offered to God and shared with God’s people, especially the marginalized and most vulnerable.
May is National Foster Care Month
- “Like” LFSVA on Facebook & share their foster care posts to help raise awareness of the need for more foster and adoptive parents
- Contact LFSVA offices to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent
- Attend a foster & adoptive parent info session at LFSVA’s Newport News or Richmond office
- Donate to LFSVA
- Purchase a requested item from LFSVA’s Amazon Wish List
ELCA Advocacy: Farm Bill Text Release
ELCA advocacy works for change in public policy based on the experience of Lutheran ministries, programs, and projects around the world and in communities across the United States. We work through political channels on behalf of the following biblical values: peacemaking, hospitality to strangers, care for creation, and concern for people living in poverty and struggling with hunger and disease. Please read below for important information on ELCA Advocacy efforts in Washington, across the country and throughout the world.