Collective Total Raised on Give OUT Day 2019: $1,132,970

 
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ReconcilingWorks

 
$6,195.00 contributions
88 donors

Raised: $6195Remaining: $3805


A clear statement of welcome, inclusion, and celebration of LGBTQIA+ people from their faith community can be life-saving!  For 45 years ReconcilingWorks has been leading and accompanying the Lutheran church to make this holy work possible.  Let your voice speak boldly and clearly in your support of LGBTQIA+ people by supporting ReconcilingWorks today!

Here are some of the milestones your gift makes possible!
 
Deepen and Expand the Reconciling in Christ Program: RIC partners have increased by 90.22% in the last 50 months. The 2019 goal is to welcome 250 new RIC partners, making 12% of the ELCA a part of the RIC program.
 
Building an Inclusive Church: Host 15 BIC training across the country as a to support faith communities on their journey of discernment in becoming RIC. Train the Trainer: Work with 20+ volunteers from all around the country to become trained trainers, equipped to lead the BIC training. 
 
ELCA
ChurchWide Assembly 2019:  This assembly will commemorate 10 years since policy change for LGBTQIA Rostered Leaders.  ReconcilingWorks will be working with partners to offer a variety of ways to be being visible, giving thanks, and naming the work that is still before us.
 
Resource Development: Creating three new resources, focused on Scripture and LGBTQIA+
community, LGBTQIA Aging, and providing Care to LGBTQIA+ people and clergy in rural areas.





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3. Invite your friends and family to make a gift today! 

Melissa P donated $10.00
Paul and Nancy O donated $200.00
Barbara O donated $50.00
Annette E donated $20.00
Ray J donated $50.00
by Anonymous donated $50.00

Updates and Donors' Comments

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I love you, Aunt Peggy!

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Keep up the good work!

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Thank you for the work and ministry you do on behalf of the queer community. It is needed and it saves lives! God bless you as you continue

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Please continue to love and care for ALL of God's people. We are ONE in Christ.