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‘Strangers No More’

Honoring sacred worth of all in confronting hate

Deadly shooting in Kansas brings Christians, Jews together to become better acquainted, learn from one another. read more »

by Nancy Brown and Sharon Ritter
on August 25, 2014

Intersections of faith, sexuality education

Aug. 27 Healthy Families, Healthy Planet webinar

Explore connections between faith values, sexuality related to educational initiatives, practices of ministry, and witnessing on justice issues. read more »

August 07, 2014

Stating the obvious

Sacred worth of women and girls

How long will we excuse practices that harm women and girls in the name of religious freedom? read more »

by Courtney Fowler
on July 30, 2014

USAID, partners target preventable deaths

New efforts unveiled to save millions of women, children

More than $600 million in major public/private partnerships, awards with 26 partners to improve maternal and child survival announced. read more »

July 11, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court rules on Hobby Lobby

Contraception mandate violates some employers’ religious freedom

5-4 decision limits coverage of birth control without patients’ cost sharing as mandated in Affordable Care Act. read more »

by Heather Hahn
on July 03, 2014

‘Advocating for Women & Girls of Sacred Worth’

Healthy Families, Healthy Planet training Sept.6 Peoria, Ill.

First regional workshop will address how faith communities can respond through advocacy, action. read more »

July 03, 2014

Expecting vulnerability

A reflection on 1 Samuel 1

How do we transform ourselves as individuals and as a community of faith to be a refuge for women and girls? read more »

by Katey Zeh
on June 25, 2014

Lift up sacred worth of women, girls

Write letter to Congress

Healthy Families, Healthy Planet summer campaign emphasizes supporting funding for maternal health, family planning. read more »

June 02, 2014

Mother’s Day worship resource

‘Stitching Our Live Together’

Healthy Families, Healthy Planet free downloadable resource offers ideas prayers, advocacy suggestions to make observance globally focused. read more »

April 22, 2014

Expectant tears

A Lenten reflection on Hannah in the Temple (1 Samuel 1:4-20)

No feeling of inadequacy can diminish that all of us are children of God with sacred worth. read more »

by Katey Zeh
on April 08, 2014

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