God's Work, Our Voices

Lutheran Advocacy Notes are written by members of our Outreach, Advocacy, and Rapid Response (OAR) team. They provide background information and helpful links to organizations and resources that fill in more detail about current issues our community is facing. New notes are posted on this page when they become available, so bookmark this page to stay up-to-date! If you see something here that interests you, please get in touch with our team.

Lutheran Advocacy Notes, August 2022

God’s Work, Our Voices – Advocating on Behalf of Our Kids:  We Can Do More “Early childhood development . . . unfolds at a breathtaking pace. We have long understood children’s development to their full potential as a fundamental human right.  We now know, from . . . neuroscience research, just how critical the early […]

Lutheran Advocacy Notes, June 2022

God’s Work, Our Voices – Farming with Social Justice in Mind “The Lord will indeed give what is good, and our land will yield its harvest.”  Psalm 85:12 (NIV) When we think of New Mexico agriculture, what comes to mind?  Cattle grazing on high ranges?  The deep, shadowy green of pecan orchards in the Mesilla […]