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‘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

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

Working to improve Nigerian women’s lives

United Methodist pastor striving to enhance status, role of women

One of first women ordained in Nigeria, Iliya is now general superintendent of the Southern Conference of the United Methodist Nigeria Episcopal Area, a top leadership position. read more »

by Susan Keaton
on 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

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