• Church and Society hiring for two positions

    Apply today for the Executive Assistant position in the office of the General Secretary or Administrative Assistant for the office at the United Nations. Read More
  • Social Justice Agency of The United Methodist Church Stands With Immigrants and Refugees

    The General Board of Church and Society responds to the Trump Administration's executive orders. Read More
  • Religious Actors Influence Foreign Policy

    The Third Annual Symposium on the Role of Religion and Faith-Based Organizations in International Affairs was held at the United Nations with a focus on just and sustainable peace. Read More
  • Shane Claiborne is featured speaker at 2017 Young Clergy Leadership Forum

    This year's Young Clergy forum welcomed 50 United Methodist leaders from across the connection for opportunities of shared ministry and fellowship. Read More

Faith in Action: Immigration and Refugees, United Nations, Church and Society hiring

Church and Society hiring for two positions

Locations in Washington, D.C. and New York City

Apply today for the Executive Assistant position in the office of the General Secretary or Administrative Assistant for the office at the United Nations. read more»

February 06, 2017

Social Justice Agency of The United Methodist Church Stands With Immigrants and Refugees

Rejects policies that deny dignity and worth

The General Board of Church and Society responds to the Trump Administration's executive orders. read more»

February 01, 2017

Religious Actors Influence Foreign Policy

Symposium looks into how religion and faith-based organizations influence international affairs

The Third Annual Symposium on the Role of Religion and Faith-Based Organizations in International Affairs was held at the United Nations with a focus on just and sustainable peace. read more»

by Tricia Bruckbauer on January 27, 2017

Shane Claiborne is featured speaker at 2017 Young Clergy Leadership Forum

Church and Society welcomed dozens of young United Methodist leaders

This year's Young Clergy forum welcomed 50 United Methodist leaders from across the connection for opportunities of shared ministry and fellowship. read more»

by Rev Dr. Clayton Childers on January 27, 2017

The Power of Organizing

This article is a timely reminder of the power in organizing. When we are aware of how God is moving and how we can be advocates for social justice. read more»

by Beth Reilly on January 31, 2017

Christmas Workshop and a New Year in the UMC in Russia

A five-day Christmas workshop was held in Solnechnogorsk, Russia, and focused on the Social Principles of The United Methodist Church. read more»

by Sergei Pugachev, Director of Communications, UMC in Eurasia on January 30, 2017

Sierra Leone holds Social Principles Strategic Training Workshop

Church and Society offers a training on the Church's teachings and their application in Sierra Leone

The Church and Society group of the Sierra Leone Conference held a conference wide training focusing on deforestation, political corruption and arms proliferation. read more»

January 27, 2017

Responding to the Global Gag Rule

Take action to support the HER Act.

The Mexico City Policy, also known as the Global Gag Rule, was reinstated leading to concern around the world for women's health. read more»

by Pauline Muchina on January 26, 2017

All fired up about SNAP

A reflection on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

An Arkansas resident shares about the implications of House Bill 1035's on the local level. read more»

by Roy Beth Kelley, Dover UMC pastor on January 25, 2017