Bishop Cho’s invocation opens House of Delegates

United Methodist Day at the Virginia General Assembly

250 visit legislators to discuss human trafficking, predatory lending, Medicaid expansion. read more »

by Neill Caldwell
on February 20, 2014

Human trafficking denies sacred worth of females

Modern-day slavery

Human trafficking is world's second largest criminal industry after drugs. read more »

by Nancy Brown
on February 11, 2014

Realities of reproductive health, human trafficking

Ways for faith communities, service providers, and legislators to respond

More than 100 participate in webinar presented by General Board of Church & Society, Healthy Families, Healthy Planet. read more »

by Katey Zeh
on February 04, 2014

The God who sees, a Church that sees

A reflection on Hagar and human trafficking

What would the Church look like if women and girls were seen as children of God with sacred worth? read more »

by Katey Zeh
on January 27, 2014

The God Who Sees, A Church That Sees: Hagar and Human Trafficking

Now Sarai, Abram’s wife, bore him no children. She had an Egyptian slave-girl whose name was Hagar, and Sarai said to Abram, ‘You see that the LORD has prevented me from bearing children; go in to my slave-girl; it may be that I shall obtain children by... read more »

New Social Principles bulletin inserts

'Information Technology,' 'Media Violence,' 'Sexual Orientation,' 'Tobacco' added

Free resource downloadable from General Board of Church & Society website offers 36 Social Principles. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on January 15, 2014

A dehumanizing crime

Mississippi tackles human trafficking

Fastest growing organized crime, second only to drug trafficking, expected to be number 1 within 5 years. read more »

by Tamica Smith Jeuitt
on January 15, 2014

‘Hope through Healing,’ Jan. 15

Webinar will address reproductive health needs of human-trafficking survivors

Each year, millions of women and children trafficked into sexual exploitation face risk of sexually transmitted infections. read more »

December 19, 2013

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Dec. 12 call will feature Florida ‘Advocate of the Year’

Groover-Skipper to discuss steps to disrupt modern-day slavery. read more »

by Susan Greer Burton
on December 09, 2013

Halloween’s dark secret

Chocolate industry has side much scarier than children will see while Trick or Treating

Buying fair-trade chocolate combats child labor, human trafficking in West Africa. read more »

by Vince Isner
on October 13, 2013

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