PowerPoint presentation prepared by Trust for America's Health (TFAH), a non-profit, non-partisan organization working to make disease prevention a national priority. By focusing on prevention, protection and communities, TFAH is leading the fight to make disease prevention a... read more »
The purpose of the John 10:10 Challenge is to build a faithful movement for health care justice by engaging a national network of teams to promote, preserve, and implement affordable health care for all people on local, state, and federal levels.
Health care justice is the belief that God wants human beings to enjoy good health, both physical and mental, and that God wants society to actively help restore good health when it is lost.
A faith based coalition dedicated to health care for all as a moral value. They seek to do this by: expanding the depth and breadth of support for health care reform within the religious community, educating people of faith about the issue, and activating the prophetic voice to promote... read more »
This exercise will help to increase awareness of social, economic and environmental issues and the ways in which the issues intersect. The exercise also encourages critical thinking and can be used with groups of any size. Interconnections... read more »
The General Board of Church & Society (GBCS) has developed bulletin inserts featuring individual United Methodist Social Principles. The resource, designed to be included in church worship bulletins, can be downloaded for free from the agency’s website. The bulletin inserts are in two colors that will reproduce excellently... read more »
Two-sided study card with Biblical references, United Methodist Social Principles and resolutions, facts regarding the issue, and steps you and your church can take to make a difference. Vist our store to order cards.
A nationwide grassroots organization that GBCS is participating in. In addition to national advocacy for universal health care, UHCAN has been especially supportive of state level efforts. UHCAN maintains a current listing of state level efforts on its Web site. Visit Universal... read more »
NCHC is a major coalition of business, labor and faith community groups whose honorary chairs are former Presidents Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush. Visit National Coalition on Health Care
A program of the General Board of Global Ministries encouraging congregational involvement in health care through parish nurses, Stephens Ministers, etc. Visit UMC Congregational Health Ministries