Recently the Rev. Mike Patterson, LEAN’s advocate to the Nevada Legislature, took part in a nationwide advocacy event in Washington, D.C., along with LEAN Policy Board member and retired Lutheran Pastor Jack Ericson. These photos capture moments from their experience.
Pr. Jack Ericson (center) and Rev. Mike Patterson (right) with Grand Canyon Synod Bishop Steve Talmage.
Rev. Mike Patterson with the Most Rev. Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori (right) and an ELCA Bishop from the Midwest.
Participants view a speech by Pope Francis
Pr. Jack Ericson speaks with two fellow Advocacy Gathering attendees.