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No excuse for violence against women

Join ‘NoXcuses’ campaign of World YWCA

Leads up to ‘16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.’ read more »

October 20, 2014

Social-justice agency awards Ethnic Local Church grants

CHEVY CHASE, MD. — The Board of Directors of the United Methodist General Board of Church & Society (GBCS) awarded two Ethnic Local Church Grants at its fall meeting here last month. The board members also engaged each other in extensive dialogue around indigenous peoples, especially on the denomination&rsquo... read more»

October 03, 2014

UMC response predates NFL’s bad news

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Church leaders can do more to address a problem seldom mentioned from the pulpit. read more »

by Heather Hahn
on October 02, 2014

Agency heads meet with White House staff

Discuss issues of common concern

Mentoring young men, campus sexual violence, religious persecution in Middle East among topics addressed. read more »

by the Rev. Larry Hollon
on October 02, 2014

United Methodist Historic Site #487

Davisson Cluster dedication honors first ordained woman

Helenor Davisson Cluster in Indiana honors early Methodist Circuit Rider’s daughter who became a Deacon. read more »

by Dan Gangler
on October 02, 2014

‘United Methodist Church made me who I am’

Grandparents, parents modeled commitment to God and common good

God's call from earliest visits to grandparents’ homes to today has been to increase consciousness about lessening injustices. read more »

by Susan Burton, Director of Women’s & Children’s Advocacy, General Board of Church & Society
on September 02, 2014

‘I need to pay back’

Africa University grad addresses U.S. Africa Summit

Eastern Pennsylvania Conference, General Board of Global Ministries provided scholarship support to ‘proud African woman from remote rural village.’ read more »

by Kathy Gilbert
on September 02, 2014

‘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

‘Boobs aren’t news’

British Methodist Conference supports 'No More Page 3'

Sun newspaper asked to voluntarily remove images of topless women from family publication. read more »

August 15, 2014

Building community

A reflection on John 13:31-35

Community isn’t just a group of individuals gathered in one place, says Ethnic Young Adult Summer Intern. read more »

by Daniel Valentin-Morales
on August 07, 2014

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