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TAKE ACTION: Support Survivors of Military Assault

Urge your senator to pass the Military Justice Improvement Act (MJIA) Pass the Military Justice Improvement Act (#MJIA) Call 1-888-427-0484 The MJIA creates an objective, non-biased military justice system worthy of the men and women in uniform. We all know that prosecuting sexual assault... read more»

Posted by Susan Burton on February 03, 2014

Congress: Stand with those on the economic margin

If you offer your food to the hungry and satisfy the needs of the afflicted, then your light shall rise in the darkness... Your ancient ruins shall be rebuilt; you shall raise up the foundations of many generations; you shall be called repairer of the breach, the restorer of streets... read more»

Posted by John Hill on September 16, 2013

40 Days of Prayer for Immigration Reform

People of faith continue to make their voices heard on immigration reform. We find ourselves at a pivotal moment in the movement for immigration reform. As followers of Jesus, we believe that the combination of faithful prayer and solidarity with those whose lives are directly impacted by our unjust immigration... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on September 06, 2013

Say NO to U.S. Military Strikes on Syria

We believe war is incompatible with the teachings and example of Christ. We therefore reject war as an instrument of national foreign policy. —United Methodist Social Principle on War & Peace The U.S. Congress is expected to vote early next week on authorization of military force against... read more»

Posted by Mark Harrison on September 03, 2013

Safe Communities, Safe Schools, Ban Assault Weapons

On April 9 people of faith will come together and ask for something rare in Washington, DC: leadership. We want our Senators to lead us into a new day where our children and our communities are safe from senseless gun violence. But they will not lead unless they hear from you.... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on April 03, 2013

Protect Young Women, Immigrants, Native people and LGBTQ people from violence!

Call your U.S. Representative Enter street address and zipcode to be connected directly to your Member of Congress. Street Address Zip Phone: Below is our sample script, when calling: As a constituent and a person of faith, I urge the Congresswoman/man: To reject the House substitute VAWA that... read more»

Posted by Michelle Whittaker on February 27, 2013

Gun Violence Must End!

When the gun shooting at Columbine High School happened in 1999, I was a pastor of a small United Methodist church in West Texas. Like many rural congregations, my church was filled with teachers and we spent the Sunday following the gun shooting and grieving for such unnecessary violence. My church... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on January 23, 2013

Keep Pressure on Congress to Pass VAWA

Although Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October) has passed, the horrors of family violence continue. Awareness about domestic and sexual violence needs to be raised every day of every month until our homes and communities are havens of peace and justice. Call Congress at 1-888-427-0530 and urge them... read more»

Posted by Amee Paparella on December 05, 2012

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