Wed. Oct. 7 from 5-6 p.m. EDT: “Do you want to know how your vote matters?” Co-hosted with Women of the ELCA. Registration:

Thurs. Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m. EDT: “Before We Vote: Issues. Actions. Outcome.” with African Descent Strategy Team in partnership with African Descent Ministries. Registration:

  • Wed. Oct. 14 from 7-9 p.m. EDT with Asociación de Ministerios Latinos de la ELCA (webinar in Spanish and English). Learn more from .

Many resources are available to assist with your ELCAvotes engagement:

  • The ELCA Civic Engagement Guide contains tip sheets to hold Voter Registration Drives and conduct Get Out The Vote events and more. Find this and other resources at the “Civic Engagement” tab.
  • Bible Studies including the latest, “Suffering and Rejoicing As One,”are among resources at
  • “Sifting Through Misinformation” is among Civic Engagement blog posts at
  • Share #ELCAvotes social media messages (like the ELCAvotes webinar announcement!) in your networks from @ELCAadvocacy on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and use #ELCAvotes on your posts to help us share YOUR involvement.

The ELCA social message “Government and Civic Engagement in the United States: Discipleship in a Democracy,” reads: “This church also strongly affirms voting, guided by faith-based values, as an exercise in citizenship.” Thank you for your engagement. 

Please contact ELCA Advocacy with questions or concerns: