In 2016 the Southeastern Synod received a grant from the ELCA churchwide organization to establish the ELCA's first multi-state advocacy organization. In January 2017 the Synod Council officially established the Advocacy Policy Council, the purpose of which is to set goals, objectives and policy direction for the Southeastern Synod.
See who serves on the Advocacy Council here.
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Go here to learn more about advocacy in the ELCA and what it means to be a publicly engaged church. You can sign up to receive Advocacy Alerts, visit the Action Center and explore resources related to advocacy work.