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Immigration and the Family Separation Crisis (Jun 2018 Statement)

In keeping with its commitment to end institutional racism, the Wisconsin Council of Churches calls your attention to the crisis of family separation at the United States border, the escalation of attacks on immigrants, and a sinful system which “put[s] … Continue reading

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Allies in Advocacy

Do you identify as an advocate? Every person in your church and community has a story. You probably have one of your own. Are there people using the food pantries and clothing closets in your community, struggling to get by, … Continue reading

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A prayer for the United Methodist Church, upon the occasion of the Special General Conference

We pray for the United Methodist Church, for the people, and the churches, For those with the responsibility of speaking, deliberation, and presiding; and for those who will bear witness. We seek the presence of Your Holy Spirit, O God, … Continue reading

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We Speak Thriving – Not Hunger (February 25, 2019)

Sunday through Tuesday of this week, 1100 persons from across the U.S. are gathering at the annual Anti-Hunger Policy Conference sponsored by Feeding America and the Food Research and Action Center in Washington, D.C. to learn, network, build advocacy skills, … Continue reading

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Lenten Advocacy Calendar

There are many practices that Christians follow during Lent – prayer, fasting, acts of charity, devotional reading, and other forms of spiritual discipline. Any of these can be a way of reorienting oneself in light of Jesus’ life, death and resurrection.   … Continue reading

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Hunger at Our Doorstep: A Study-Action Guide for Wisconsin Congregations

This revised and updated resource from the Wisconsin Council of Churches aims to help congregations learn about – and respond to – hunger in their communities. Basic questions about hunger provide the starting point for the curriculum: Who is hungry … Continue reading

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