Just as Esther, in the Old Testament, was called to be an advocate with the king of Persia for her threatened people, we are called to raise our voices to urge our leaders in Congress to protect programs for people who struggle with hunger.
Next Sunday we join Esther in urging our nation’s leaders to sustain the food assistance and child nutrition programs that are a lifeline to millions of Americans—and that help children do better in school and in life. By raising your voice through Bread for the World’s 2018 Offering of Letters:
For Such a Time as This, you can urge Congress to continue investments in programs that improve the lives of people struggling with hunger in the United States and around the world. Look for materials and a display in the Narthex.