Useful Internet Links
Boise Rescue Mission* — The Boise Rescue Mission serves the community by meeting the spiritual, physical and psychological needs of those who live in our community and those who pass through on a daily basis. They provide food, clothing and shelter for men, women and children 365 days a year.
Idaho Foodbank* — The Idaho Foodbank, in an efficient and caring manner, provides food, information, and supportive services to hungry people through partnerships with nonprofit agencies, the food industry, government, volunteers, corporations, and individuals by serving as a central clearinghouse for donated and purchased food. Visit the website to find out how you can support this ministry.
Luther Heights Bible Camp* — Luther Heights Bible Camp is nestled in the grandeur of the Sawtooth Mountains. This setting provides an excellent opportunity for physical and spiritual renewal as we live together as God's chosen people discovering the depth of God's love. Visit the website to find out more about this ministry.
Boise Emergent Cohort
This is a multi-denominational group that meets monthly to discuss books and topics relating to what has been called the "Emerging Church." This group of clergy and laity wrestle with ideas relating to faith and the shift toward an increasingly postmodern perspective present and developing in our western culture. This group is made up of people from all walks of life, experiences and ideas. All are welcome as long as they too can be welcoming of others with different perspectives. For More information click on this Emergent Boise link.
ELCA Specific Links
Augsburg Fortress, Publishing* — The ministry of publishing for the ELCA — dedicated to serving you with top quality Christian materials that communicate the Gospel, enhance faith, and enrich the life of the Church and the communities it serves.
ELCA Christian Education Resources — Find Christian Education resources for all ages groups.
ELCA Evangelism Resources — Find evangelism resources for the individual, leaders, congregations and synods.
ELCA Global Mission Website — Learn how the ELCA is practicing God's call to share the good news of Jesus Christ in word and deed by responding to God's call to mission outside the United States.
ELCA World Hunger Website — Learn about the ELCA commitment to supporting people who live with chronic hunger and poverty around the corner and around the world is carried out by ELCA World Hunger through relief, development, education, and advocacy.
ELCA Men's Ministry Resources — Find resources for building a dynamic ministry that addresses the needs of men of all ages.
ELCA Prayer Website — The Prayer website provides resources for individuals and congregations seeking to expand their prayer life; through scripture, art, and music, the user is invited to take time for prayer.
ELCA Social Ministries Website — "To Serve as Jesus Served." The Social Ministries for Congregations program provides training, resources and technical assistance to equip congregations for Christ-centered service.
Women of the ELCA — Find resources for Women's Ministry.
ELCA Worship Resources — A resourse portal for worship planners and students of liturgy.
ELCA Youth Resources — The Youth Ministries and Gathering program of the ELCA provides resources, information and programs for people who work with youth and young adults.
The Lutheran Magazine — The Lutheran is the magazine of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The Lutheran strives to explore our Christian faith on a personal, congregational and worldwide basis through stories that educate, inspire and nurture faith.