Register for the Fall Board Meeting!

September 17-20 at the 4-H Center

Civil and Human Rights

A Call for House Leadership: Pass Just & Humane Immigration Reform

TODAY, we need YOU to call Rep. Eric Cantor and Speaker John Boehner and urge them to provide solutions to our broken immigration system now! Call 1-888-427-0530 and use our sample script: Hi, my name is _________ and as a United Methodist, I am outraged that the House has... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on June 12, 2014

“My Afternoon at the White House”

“Si, se puede! Si, se puede!” The voices of Spanish speakers mingled with the struggling accents of the primarily English speakers who stood in solidarity with them in front of the White House on Monday morning. The prayerful supporters called out the words as they faced, across police... read more»

Posted by Hannah Bonner on February 19, 2014

TAKE ACTION: 1100 Calls to President Obama - End Deportations

Bishops Julius Trimble and Minerva Carcano praying outside the White House on President's Day. (Photo credit: Marti Mefford)  The United Methodist Church affirms the worth, dignity, and inherent value and rights of all persons regardless of their nationality or legal status. The Obama Administration is nearing two million... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on February 18, 2014

Principled Leadership on President’s Day

Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño being arrested on February 17, 2014 in immigration and deportation protest. On President's Day we are meant to celebrate Presidential leadership in a country with an historic commitment to justice. Yet on this President's Day, millions of families have been left to carry the... read more»

Posted by Michelle Whittaker on February 17, 2014

Advent all about waiting

Advent is all about waiting and anticipation. As Christians, we are waiting for our Messiah to be born. We sing, “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus” each Sunday, as we anxiously await Jesus Christ ushering in the Kingdom of God. Come every Dec. 25 we know our Savior will come.... read more»

Posted by Elizabeth Murray on December 20, 2013

2013 an amazing year, but 2014 may be better!

Grab some eggnog or hot chocolate, nestle in your favorite chair and let's look back at 2013 ... Wow, what a year! United Methodist engagement in justice ministries has reached sky-high levels. You guys are awesome! Here are a few things we accomplished this year: Over 300 Family Unity Prayer Vigils in... read more»

Posted by Bill Mefford on December 16, 2013

Page 1 of 5 pages  1 2 3 >  Last ›