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The Things That Make for Peace
The Things That Make for Peace

We need a development agenda which decreases inequality while increasing the quality of all people’s lives. A just and sustainable development plan for the earth and her people is critical for peace.
8/16/2014 11:00:00 PM

International Day of Peace Symposium at CCUN
International Day of Peace Symposium at CCUN

We invite United Methodist Women members to join us as we explore the connection between peace and just development.
8/16/2014 11:00:00 PM

The State of Employment in Our States: Finding a Job is Like Findin...
The State of Employment in Our States: Finding a Job is Like Finding a Needle in a Haystack

Although there have been improvements in the U.S. economy, average Americans are still feeling the impact of the economic recession that struck the U.S. in 2008.
8/11/2014 11:00:00 PM

Humanitarian Situation Deteriorates in Gaza
Humanitarian Situation Deteriorates in Gaza

Prayers go out to Grassroots' director Saad Ziada who lost five family members to a July 20 attack. Pray for peace in this complex conflict.  
8/6/2014 11:00:00 PM

Daily Prayers for Child Refugees: 1 p.m.
Daily Prayers for Child Refugees: 1 p.m.

United Methodists are working for justice and relief in many ways. One way anyone can support these children is through prayer.
8/5/2014 11:00:00 PM

United Methodist Women Protest Family Deportations on Capitol Hill
United Methodist Women Protest Family Deportations on Capitol Hill

United Methodist Women members joined more than 100 immigration advocates for a day of advocacy and civil disobedience in Washington, D.C., July 31.
8/1/2014 11:00:00 PM

Healing the Broken Lives of Trafficked Women and Girls
Healing the Broken Lives of Trafficked Women and Girls

The Batis Center for Women in the Philippines is celebrating its 25th anniversary of helping trafficked and exploited migrant workers when they return home.
7/23/2014 11:00:00 PM

Growing Spiritually and Making Lasting Connections in Lithuania
Growing Spiritually and Making Lasting Connections in Lithuania

On their Ubuntu Journey, United Methodist Women members from the U.S. and Lithuania visited churches and memorials, baked bread together and shared a deep spiritual connection.
7/11/2014 11:00:00 PM

Midterm Election Guide
Midterm Election Guide

A checklist to help you assess whether a candidate’s positions reflect your values.
7/8/2014 11:00:00 PM

United Methodist Women Supports Humanitarian Relief for Child Immig...
United Methodist Women Supports Humanitarian Relief for Child Immigrants

In towns along the Texas-Mexico border, buses are arriving daily, filled with women and child immigrants from Central America. Many children are travelling alone, and once these immigrants have been dropped off, they are left to fend for themselves.
7/7/2014 11:00:00 PM

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