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General Secretary Susan Henry-Crowe on the one-year extension of Liberian DED

March 29, 2019

President Trump extended the Liberian Differed Enforcement Departure (DED) program today. The general secretary praised this action and called for a longterm solution, the enactment of The Dream and Promise Act.

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Ministry With: NUMAS Haus

March 26, 2019

Root causes of poverty are diverse and complex and the outcomes of economic insecurity manifest in distinct ways.

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The epidemic of missing and murdered Native American women

March 26, 2019

Angela Lovegood and Kimberly Lorring-Heavy Runner attended the Senate Oversight Committee hearing addressing the problem of missing and murdered Native American women and girls.

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Civic and electoral education campaign in Central Congo

March 26, 2019

Church and Society and Global Ministries sponsored campaigns for civic and electoral education in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and election observation via Church of Christ in Congo.

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Young Clergy Forum focuses on advocacy

March 15, 2019

This year's annual Young Clergy Forum included, for the first time, a “Day on the Hill” focus delivering a message of encouragement to support common sense solutions to gun violence.

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Ash Wednesday sermon

March 14, 2019

Coming Clean with God by Rev. Dr. Ianther Marie Mills, as prepared for delivery, preached in the Simpson Memorial Chapel at the United Methodist Building.

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LGBTQIA Rights are Human Rights

March 13, 2019

God is present in the lives of Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA) people. Yet, LGBTQIA people are also among the most marginalized in society.

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Remember who you are

March 6, 2019

As ashes are imprinted on Christians' foreheads around the world today, we will be reminded, "You are dust, and to dust you will return."

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Church and Society Committed to Inclusion and Justice

The last few days have been tumultuous in the life of The United Methodist Church. General Secretary Susan Henry-Crowe responds.

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General Secretary responds to General Conference 2019

Commits General Board of Church and Society to work for LGBTQ civil and human rights.