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The Rev. Dr. Susan Henry Crowe Celebrated for 48 Years of Ministry

March 21, 2023

IT'S TONIGHT! The Board of Directors of the General Board of Church and Society invites you to a Livestream Event celebrating and recognizing The Rev. Dr. Susan Henry-Crowe for more than 48 years of ministry.

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Interfaith Advocacy Days - A Lenten Devotion

March 10, 2023

Our theological intern Jackie Celin unpacks her day of state advocacy with an interfaith community. She encourages all of us to consider how we might be able to participate in this type of advocacy at the state level.

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GBCS co-sponsoring inaugural global thematic webinar on Social Justice: Migration, Racism & Discrimination, and Health

February 27, 2023

“Social Justice: Migration, Racism & Discrimination, and Health,” will be led by Rev. Dr. Liberato (Levi) Bautista, GBCS Assistant General Secretary for United Nations and International Affairs and also the President of CoNGO.

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Apply Now for the 2023 Ethnic Young Adult Internship

February 21, 2023

The Ethnic Young Adult (EYA) program is for young justice seekers willing to unpack their faith and identity and develop a deeper understanding of justice.

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2023 Ash Wednesday Service

February 14, 2023

As we begin the Lenten season, the General Board of Church and Society invites you to a service to re-commit ourselves to the restorative work of justice, peace, and reconciliation.

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February is African American History Month: The Blessing and Burden of Being Black in America

February 9, 2023

This article was written by Church and Society staffers Rev. Camille Henderson-Edwards and Rev. Kendal McBroom, who provide a perspective on celebrating African American History Month in 2023.

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Our Human Security Approach to Health and Wholeness - Intern Blog (Feb. 2023)

February 7, 2023

Last week, I was able to view a portion of the United Nations Ninth Annual Symposium on the Role of Religion and Faith-Based Organizations in International Affairs.

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Wednesday Witness Feb. 2023: Formulating Your Story to Create Change

January 30, 2023

The Wednesday Witness Skill Building Series 2023 is a four-part series that will deepen the capacity of United Methodists to advocate for justice with decision-makers.


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600 People Attend Human Wellbeing and Sustainable Planet Symposium

January 27, 2023

The 9th annual symposium, chaired by GBCS Assistant General Secretary for United Nations and International Affairs, was held in a hybrid format from The Church Center for the United Nations in New York.

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Tell Congress to Reduce Military Spending in 2023

January 25, 2023

National budgets are moral documents. They are a testament to national priorities. (2016 Book of Resolutions, #6129). Alarming portions of U.S. resources are devoted to military spending.