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The Hate U Give

October 19, 2018

When your favorite book becomes a brilliant movie!

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Korean-American sanctuary church movement

October 3, 2018

40 Korean-American pastors from the group met in July at the United Methodist Building to build and expand the sanctuary church ministry among Korean American churches across the U.S.

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Clergy have a role in suicide prevention

September 25, 2018

Clergy often do not recognize it, but they can and do play a significant role in both saving souls and also saving lives.

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Voices from “Starvin’ for Justice: Annual Fast & Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty”

September 21, 2018

Church and Society staffer, The Rev. Jeania Ree Moore, chatted with Mary Catherine Johnson, about her work with people on death row and advocacy to end the death penalty.

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Honoring Annan

September 11, 2018

Kofi Annan, former secretary-general of the United Nations, died in August. His funeral was held Tuesday. Assistant General Secretary Liberato Bautista, remembers Annan as "quintessential international public servant."

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The Body of Christ at the U.S.-Mexico border

August 31, 2018

The Rio Texas Annual Conference and Bishop Robert Schnase led a delegation from Church and Society on a trip to America's southern border.

Bishop Johnson, Sister Norma, Bishop Dyck and Bishop Ward pose for a photo.

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Ministry with: Wesley Rankin Community Center

August 30, 2018

The reasons why an individual is experiencing poverty are unique, and so the help they need will also be unique. That's why the Wesley Rankin Community Center addresses each person's needs individually. We spoke with Executive Director Shellie Ross to learn more.

Children wearing orange t-shirts play on a jeep.

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Meet the staff: Laura K. James

August 20, 2018

Laura James joined Church and Society's organizing team earlier this summer. We asked her few questions to get to know her a little better.

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Harris Memorial College hosts conversation on draft Social Principles

August 18, 2018

United Methodists gathered Aug. 3 at the Harris Memorial College in Taytay, Rizal, Philippines, to discuss the proposed revisions to the United Methodist Social Principles.

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Disability Leadership Academy

August 17, 2018

The United Methodist Association of Ministers with Disabilities met earlier this month in Washington, D.C. for a conference titled, "Taking Our Place at the Table: Disability Leadership Academy."