Faith and Advocacy Network (FAN)
Transforming our world by seeking justice and peace through community partnerships inspired by Faith, Love, and Humility is FAN’s mission.
We fulfill our baptismal covenant to “strive for justice and peace among all people, and respect the dignity of every human being” through work focusing on the following--click to learn more or sign up to receive notifications of events and opportunities to act:
- Systemic Racism--Sign Up below to Act
- Housing & Homelessness--Sign Up below to Act
- Economic Equality--Sign Up below to Act
- Creation Care--Sign Up below to Act
- Voter Empowerment--Sign Up below to Act
- Mass Incarceration / Death Penalty--Sign Up below to Act
- Immigration--Sign Up below to Act
- Sex Trafficking--Sign Up below to Act
- LGBTQ Equality--SSign Up below to Act
FAN seeks to spur conversations that are above politics, providing opportunities for our parishioners to learn, pray, and act in the image of our Lord. We meet monthly and hold classes, forums, and vigils.
We invite you to join in our work--whether you have just a little time or want to dive into an issue, your passion is needed. St. Luke’s work to ease the burden of our brethren takes many hands--including yours!
EVENTS OF INTEREST
FAN’s Spring 2021 Pandemic as Portal Classes co-sponsored by Interfaith Children’s Movement, Absalom Jones Center and Georgia Interfaith Public Policy Center are linked below:
The Fierce Urgency of Now: Countering the Impact of Economic Inequality (Link)
Addressing Child Trauma Caused by COVID Crisis (Link)
Eviction Prevention: Countering Homelessness (Link)
Each June, FAN commemorates the victims of gun violence. We Wear Orange to remember and to spur action to end gun violence.
Prior to the Georgia Legislature Meetings, FAN invites representatives and senators to discuss upcoming legislative issues of interest. Sign up (button above) or watch for announcements in the Shepherd’s Voice and Shepherd’s Notes.
FAN is proud to partner with faith communities and advocates for social justice: