Changing the Media Narrative on Refugees

Last month the Lutheran World Federation posted an article about how refugees are portrayed in media. They found that refugees are shown as a faceless mass or as political and social issues, not as people who with a voice. "Since the global refugee crisis arrived in...

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Why I am a Deaconess – Sr. Michelle Walka

Sr. Michelle Walka is the director of Beloved Art and Practice. Please click here to view and purchase her work. In seminary, I found myself deep in discernment. I knew I was being called into faith leadership and I continued to connect to the longings of those who...

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Set Free By Truth: Ecumenical Lenten Devotional

Leaders from The Episcopal Church, the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and Evangelical Lutheran Church in America have prepared a series of Lent devotions titled “Set Free By Truth.” The devotion theme addresses truth and racial...

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