Disciples News Service

Archive:

40 Days of Moral Action

The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is encouraging people of all faiths to advocate with the poor for issues that are of great concern to them. Twenty-five states will be specific targets of the campaign as well as Washington DC.  The 2017 General Assembly passed a resolution (GA 1740) to support […]

Read more
Posted on May 13, 2018
Filed under:
GMP at Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

Dec. 4, 2017 Statement by General Minister and President Terri Hord Owens at Washington DC press conference kicking off Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival “The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the US and Canada stands in support of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival because we […]

Read more
Living the faith

The Poor People’s Campaign led by Rev. Dr. William Barber, III (far right in the image above) is gaining traction. With articles in both The Christian Century and The Guardian, as well as other outlets, the call for moral revival is highlighting the reality of many living on the margins. The campaign calls for healing of […]

Read more
Posted on October 25, 2017
Filed under: Ecumenical, General Assembly, People