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Church & Society

Ministries of Faith in Action

“Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of God, which he obtained with his own blood.”

(Acts 20:28)

It is our mission to make disciples of Jesus and to spread the word of God throughout our communities. Our Church & Society committee is dedicated to helping establish other groups within congregations that will help spread the word of God and better connect with the community. View the video below to watch a Workshop on How to Start Your Own Church and Society Team today!

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Phoenix Stop Traffic Walk
Stop Traffic Walk

Stop Traffic Walk

The Stop Traffic Walk event is to bring awareness to and raise funds for the victims of Human Trafficking. It will be held Saturday, January 28, 2023. The walk itself is less than one mile and starts at 8:00 PM MST. However, the Stop Traffic Walk event begins at...


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Meredith Joubert

Jeff Nelson

Paul Bullis

Michael Patzloff

Maria Hase

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Social Principles 2020 English

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INTERFAITH Organizations

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Resources for Change

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Ask the UMC About Politics

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DSC Book of Resolutions

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Creating Change Together

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Church & Society Guidelines

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Christianity & Politics

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