This overnight program brings youth together to learn about the role they can play in eradicating hunger and poverty in the world. As the group takes part in the spiritual practice of fasting during the event, they will go through activities and times of reflection centered on seven faith practices. This folder comes complete with everything you need to plan your next youth lock-in event, including an activities booklet, different schedules, promotional poster and more!
The Taking Root Hunger Notebooks for Senior High Students provide a focus for engaging the reality of hunger and poverty. The notebooks give provocative ideas and images the students are invited to explore.
Please note: this resource comes bundled in packs of 10 each of five notebooks.
Promote your program within your congregation and community. Reverse side contains a carrot field chart to be used with the carrot stickers so you can keep track of contributions to Giving Root projects highlighted in the Taking Root curriculum.
This limited edition Christmas ornament features the artwork of Paul Johnson, an ELCA member in Pelican Rapids, Minn. The globe is transformed into a beautiful nativity scene -- featuring many of the animals that can be found in the ELCA Good Gifts catalog. These ornaments are a great, tangible way to tell others about the ELCA Good Gifts you have given in their honor. Shop ELCA Good Gifts at www.ELCA.org/goodgifts. Product details: 3 1/4'' silver glass bulb with wrapped artwork. Made in the USA.
Inside: "And they shall name him Emmanuel which means, 'God is with us.' (Matthew 1:23)"
Package of 10 beautiful cards by an Ethiopian artist. Ideal for personal use. If you are planning to sell cards as a congregational fundraiser to benefit ELCA World Hunger, consider ordering resource ELCADS0911, which has packs of 25 cards.
Please note: the resource comes bundled in packs of 10 cards.
The Taking Root Leader Guide provides lesson plans, instructions for materials and preparation, and in-depth biblical/theological and Hunger background for leaders to use the curriculum easily and effectively with their students.
The book pack includes six fun and compelling children's books that are used in the Taking Root curriculum to draw children into the day's theme and into a reality other than their own, allowing them to creatively consider ideas from a different vantage point.
Request one kit to sample the Taking Root curriculum written for grades K-2. Each kit contains one Leader Guide, one of each of the five student workbooks, the Taking Root board game, a promotional poster and stickers.
The Taking Root Hunger Workbooks are for children in Kindergarten-Grade 2 to use with the support of an adult, either a teacher or adult at home. Each Workbook connects the Bible text, literature, African Link, stewardship response and hunger discussion, and serves as a vehicle for extending at-church learning into homes.
Please note: this resource comes bundled in packs of 10 copies of each of the five workbooks.
The Taking Root Leaders Guide provides lesson plans, instructions for materials and preparation, and in-depth biblical/theological and Hunger background for leaders to use the curriculum easily and effectively with their students.
ELCA World Hunger's Community Gardens How-To Guide (Spanish Version) is filled with wisdom harvested by ELCA congregations whose community gardens have become vital parts of their ministry. You’ll find practical tips on logistics, crafting a vision and incorporating your garden into the life of your congregation.
The Global Farm Challenge is a yearlong, youth-driven fundraising challenge to support the agriculture-related programs of ELCA World Hunger, our church’s ministry to end hunger and poverty. Many youth and youth groups will raise funds in advance of the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering in June. Order this brochure to invite your congregation to participate in the Global Farm Challenge.