Justice Matters Week in Review - January 14-21

The words and actions of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were infused into all the activities of the last week. Here's what was going on: Jasmine's Story highlights how our broken U.S. Immigrations System is tearing apart families. January 21 was the official observance of Martin Luther... read more »

Posted by Michelle Whittaker on January 24, 2013

Interconnections Exercise

This exercise will help to increase awareness of social, economic and environmental issues and the ways in which the issues intersect. The exercise also encourages critical thinking and can be used with groups of any size. Interconnections... read more »

Philippines reproductive health-care debate

Bill to provide guaranteed birth control, maternal care

United Methodist Church holds forum to provide comprehensive view of reproductive health and introduce the Social Principles. read more »

by Norma Dollaga
on June 20, 2011

Genetic testing, reproductive questions?

Discernment resource offers guidance

Genetic testing and reproductive technologies demand decisions that can be complex, perplexing, agonizing without a sound theological, moral and ethical framework to undergird them. read more »

May 20, 2011

Pastoral care for reproductive loss

Workshop offered in Philadelphia, Albuquerque, West Palm Beach

Seminar provides information and skills needed to be an effective pastoral presence for people mourning a reproductive loss. read more »

May 06, 2011

Word from Winkler — Can reason triumph?

Surely it is possible for Christians to be agents of reconciliation, and still name injustice, irrational anger, racism and bigotry, and hate. read more »

by Jim Winkler, General Secretary, General Board of Church and Society
on May 04, 2010

12 ethnic young adults begin internships

Work at social justice ministries in U.S. capital

Summer interns drawn from 11 conferences, all jurisdictions. read more »

by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action
on June 08, 2009

Word from Winkler — 3 streams of social concerns

The General Board of Church & Society of The United Methodist Church embodies three important streams of United Methodist social concerns. read more »

by Jim Winkler, General Secretary, General Board of Church and Society
on October 26, 2008

2008 election guide

Compares Democratic and Republican platforms with UMC statements

Can be downloaded from Web, links to other political parties. read more »

September 29, 2008

A different view on human sexuality

Black Religious Summit on Sexuality

Separating spiritual from physical damages understanding of God’s gift. read more »

by Mayzara Garcia, Ethnic Young Adult Summer Intern, General Board of Church & Society
on August 01, 2008

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