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Loving God and Neighbor
Loving God and Neighbor

To love our neighbor—and ourselves—means more than just providing care and comfort in times of suffering; to love our neighbor as ourselves we must change the systems that do harm in the first place.
9/12/2020 12:00:00 AM

Responsively Yours: Bend With Me
Responsively Yours: Bend With Me

Currently we’re dealing with change on a large scale. We’ve missed family events. We cannot be present at bedsides in the ways we long to be. We cannot sing together inside our church buildings. We have had to bend from our traditions. 
9/12/2020 12:00:00 AM

저와 함께 바뀌어 주십시오.
저와 함께 바뀌어 주십시오.

최근에 저는 지붕 위의 바이올린(Fiddler on the Roof)이 새로운 무대에서 이디시(Yiddish)어로 공연되는 것을 보았는데, 그것은 1905년 러시아의 아나테프카(Anatevka)에서 유대인들이 모여 살던 작은 마을인 슈테틀(shtetl) 사람들이 직면했던 민족적/종교적 긴장을 충분히 이해할 수 있게 해주었습니다.
9/12/2020 12:00:00 AM

Dóblense Conmigo
Dóblense Conmigo

Recientemente vi una nueva puesta en escena de la obra de teatro El Violinista en el Tejado hablada en yídish, que refleja claramente la tensión étnica/religiosa que enfrentó la gente del pequeño poblado ruso de Anatevka, en 1905 (mil novecientos cinco).
9/12/2020 12:00:00 AM

Team Mozambique Trains New Leaders
Team Mozambique Trains New Leaders

The second round of the United Methodist Women-sponsored Training for Transformation course in Maputo, Mozambique included more practical processes, so that the United Methodist Women local team members can put the new concepts into practice.
9/11/2020 12:00:00 AM

General Conference 2021 Board Task Force Proposed Recommendations
General Conference 2021 Board Task Force Proposed Recommendations

The United Methodist Women Board of Directors General Conference task force makes the following recommendations as principles to support for General Conference 2021.
9/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

United Methodist Women Members Testify and Urge the EPA to Set Stro...
United Methodist Women Members Testify and Urge the EPA to Set Stronger National Air Quality Standards for Air Pollution

Several members of United Methodist Women recently testified and urged the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to set stronger national ambient air quality standards for air pollution.
9/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

Church Women Reduce Poverty and Increase Hope in the Democratic Rep...
Church Women Reduce Poverty and Increase Hope in the Democratic Republic of Congo

United Methodist church women sustain families, churches and communities through their small businesses during challenging economic times. 
9/4/2020 12:00:00 AM

Essential in Uncertainty
Essential in Uncertainty

United Methodist Women-supported national mission institutions adapt quickly and creatively to meet community needs during the global health crisis.
9/2/2020 12:00:00 AM

The Story of Rose Awinja: From the Dumpsite to a Food Basket
The Story of Rose Awinja: From the Dumpsite to a Food Basket

The pandemic’s effects upon households like Rose Awinja's have been unprecedented, turning lives upside down and increasing anxiety and hopelessness.
8/28/2020 12:00:00 AM

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