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$41,400 Peace with Justice grants go to 15 ministries around the globe

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United Methodist General Board of Church & Society (GBCS) has awarded $41,400 to 15 Peace with Justice ministries around the world. The grants are in conjunction with the denomination’s Peace with Justice Sunday, which witnesses to God's demand for a faithful, just, disarmed and... read more»

April 16, 2015

Ecumenical Advocacy Days ask

Visits to Capitol Hill, Monday, April 20

Lobby day visits will ask for reform of federal criminal-justice and immigrant-detention policies. read more »

April 13, 2015

Driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants

Minnesota Bishop Ough joins other faith leaders in support

Letter sent to members of Minnesota House Transportation Policy & Finance Committee supports legislation to authorize. read more »

by Christa Meland
on April 13, 2015

Strengthening ties that bind

United Methodist Women awards grant to Justice for Our Neighbors

$50,000 grant divided among four JFON sites: Northern Illinois, Iowa, West Michigan, Southeastern Michigan. read more »

by Laura Sonnenmark
on April 02, 2015

Obama Executive Order will go into effect

Co-chairs of Interagency Task Force on Immigration predict injunction will be overturned

Resource offered to guide United Methodist congregations in helping immigrant families when delay ends. read more »

March 25, 2015

Support Obama executive orders on immigration

Letter to members of Congress from social-justice agency

United Methodist Church has long called for just, humane immigration reform that upholds the dignity of immigrants and their families, Henry-Crowe emphasizes. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on February 23, 2015

You are dust

A reflection on Ash Wednesday

The gruesome reality is that roughly 200 migrants — most of them unidentified — lose their life in the Sonoran Desert each year. read more »

by the Rev. Elizabeth Murray
on February 16, 2015

Help for unaccompanied migrant children

UMCOR, JFON partnership responds

Grant enables Austin (Texas) Region JFON to increase legal representation. read more »

February 10, 2015

‘Immigration & Migration’

February topic for 'Vital Conversations'

General Commission on Religion & Race suggests ways to join conversation. read more »

February 10, 2015

Comprehensive Immigration Reform forum

Eastern Pennsylvania Rapid Response Team sponsor

West Lawn UMC hosting Feb. 21, half-day event on Obama Executive Order. read more »

February 10, 2015

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