Urge Congress to continue and expand investments in global health programs! Together with presiding bishops of the ELCA and the Episcopal Church, we PRAY, FAST and ACT in support of global health programs that work to prevent the spread of, and provide treatment for HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria.WE PRAY Spirit of the living God, you breathe on all that is. You lead us from the places of pain and difficulty to your cool living waters of health and wholeness. Through you every tear is wiped away and we are transformed by your wellsprings of life. We praise you, O God, and give you thanks for the gift of life and the life-giving power of your Spirit, which renews and refreshes us with hope. - ELCA Worship Resources: World AIDS DayWE FAST We fast in solidarity with communities that are heavily impacted by the HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria epidemics. WE ACT We act together by calling on our policymakers to support strong investments in HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria programs. These programs have expanded access to treatment and care to millions of people around the world, and there's more to be done. (Read more about U.S. global health programs here.)
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