• Active legacy: United Methodists at the UN

    United Methodist News Service covers the Spring Church and Society board meeting and their trip to the United Nations. Read More
  • United Methodists from 5 Jurisdictions Gather to Discuss Immigration

    An effort of multiple United Methodist agencies, the gathering offered a time for conferences and jurisdictions to connect and plan. Read More
  • In Support of the United Nations Population Fund

    At the defunding of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), improvements made in advancing maternal health around the world will suffer. Read More
  • Why I Got Arrested in Annapolis

    Faith leaders moved to acts of civil disobedience in Maryland to protect creation. Their actions helped grow momentum for the Maryland Fracking Ban. Read More

Faith in Action: Immigration, Maternal Health, Peace, Health Care, Fracking, Gun Violence

Active legacy: United Methodists at the UN

United Methodist News Service covers the Spring Church and Society board meeting and their trip to the United Nations. read more»

by Linda Bloom on April 12, 2017

United Methodists from 5 Jurisdictions Gather to Discuss Immigration

Dozens of clergy and lay leaders met in Washington, D.C. for fellowship and strategizing

An effort of multiple United Methodist agencies, the gathering offered a time for conferences and jurisdictions to connect and plan. read more»

by Maria Penrod on April 09, 2017

In Support of the United Nations Population Fund

We have a moral obligation to save the lives of millions of women and children around the world

At the defunding of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), improvements made in advancing maternal health around the world will suffer. read more»

April 12, 2017

Why I Got Arrested in Annapolis

UMC Deacon Takes Stand Against Fracking in Maryland

Faith leaders moved to acts of civil disobedience in Maryland to protect creation. Their actions helped grow momentum for the Maryland Fracking Ban. read more»

by Rev. Julie Wilson on April 09, 2017

Raising Your Voice: Tips For Meeting with Congress

After meetings with her Senators' offices, our Church and Society Fellow Maria Penrod offers some tips for meeting with your own congressional representatives. read more»

by Maria Penrod, Church and Society Fellow on April 09, 2017

Join in an Easter Prayer for Harmony on the Korean Peninsula

The National Council of Churches in Korea and the Korean Christian Federation prepared the 2017 Easter Joint North-South Prayer

The joint prayer expresses unity and hope for tolerance, love and service. read more»

April 09, 2017

15 Christian organizations call for peace, justice, and equality in Israel and Palestine

In a briefing paper given to Congress and the Trump Administration, faith groups push for U.S. policies that promote peace for Israel and Palestine. read more»

April 09, 2017

Who is My Neighbor? Health Care in America

Bishop Carter preached this sermon on September 6, 2009, on the eve of the passage of the Affordable Health Care Act, when he served at Providence UMC in Charlotte. He shares it with Church and Society as health care in the U.S. is on the forefront of conversations today. read more»

by Bishop Ken Carter on April 09, 2017