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Values debate begins

Rubio issues opening salvo

Florida senator paints compassionate veneer on failed conservative agenda of undermining federal government’s support for struggling Americans. read more »

by Jennifer Butler
on January 15, 2014

‘A tax on people of faith’

Religious leaders warn against food stamp cuts

If Congress drastically cuts federal program, religious institutions will not be able to fill gap for hungry families, say Southeastern faith leaders. read more »

by Linda Bloom
on November 04, 2013

Indiscriminate SNAP cuts start this month

Hunger, poverty expected to deepen in all 50 states

Cuts placing unbearable burden on congregations that serve low-income communities. read more »

by Jennifer Butler
on November 04, 2013

Word from Winkler — Lost sight of reality

Faith groups responded several ways to convince Congress its reckless shutdown of government accomplished nothing, except to harm the most vulnerable among us. read more »

by Jim Winkler, General Secretary, General Board of Church and Society
on October 19, 2013

‘Pilgrims’ visit GOP House offices

Faith leaders, locked-out workers pray for end of shutdown end

‘Faithful Pilgrimage’ ratchets up moral pressure as shutdown harms low-income families, seniors, veterans. read more »

October 19, 2013

Outrage at ‘unnecessary impasse’

UMW urges members to contact members of Congress

Women’s organization expresses outrage over ‘incredible irresponsibility’ in U.S. government shutdown. read more »

October 19, 2013

‘Faithful Filibuster’

Religious leaders address government shutdown

Stand across from Capitol to read 2,000 verses of scripture charging humanity to care for hungry and poor. read more »

October 13, 2013

‘Pilgrimage for Courage & Common Good’

Faith leaders join locked-out workers at House offices Oct. 15

Pilgrimage ratchets up moral pressure as shutdown takes its toll on low-income families. read more »

October 13, 2013

Holy outrage at ‘unnecessary impasse’

UMW urges members to contact members of Congress

Women’s organization expresses outrage over ‘incredible irresponsibility’ in U.S. government shutdown. read more »

October 13, 2013

‘In God We Trust’

Bishop urges United Methodists to call elected officials

Baltimore-Washington Conference leader says urge officials to ‘oppose efforts by a few to threaten the common good.’ read more »

by Bishop Marcus Matthews
on October 04, 2013

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