Category Archives: Economic justice

From the President (June 2018)

Helping Women Thrive I remember getting $3.25 an hour for my first job in 1991. I remember thinking those first paychecks were awesome! I was able to pay for gas for the third car in our family that the children … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (July/August 2016)

Bluff Park United Methodist Church Holds Climate Justice Forum The United Methodist Women group at Bluff Park United Methodist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday is holding a public forum on the topic of climate justice. Christ United Methodist Church … Continue reading

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Empowering Women in Uganda

response senior correspondent the Rev. Paul Jeffrey visited Uganda earlier this year and spoke with some amazing women doing great things with United Methodist Women’s giving to A Call to Prayer and Self-Denial grant. The video accompanies the September 2015 … Continue reading

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How to Use This Issue (June 2015)

June is my favorite month—a time for weddings, my anniversary, the last day of school, graduation and the first day of summer camp. It is also a special time for a favorite new hobby: I take photographs of flowers in nearby Riverside Park. The most eye-popping beautiful weekend of the … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (April 2015)

United Methodist Church Held Its Annual Roast Beef Dinner; Troop 72 Helped Serve The United Methodist Women at Parsippany United Methodist Church in Parsippany, New Jersey, offer homemade baked goods and gently used jewelry for sale at the church and served their … Continue reading

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Nepal Photo Essay

The March issue of response features a photo essay by Nile Sprague on our partnership with United Mission to Nepal. Nile has won a Wilbur Award for this personal photo essay from Nepal! Congrats, Nile!

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A Year of Mercy: An Extraordinary Jubilee

The April issue of response features an article from Jubilee USA, an alliance of more than 75 U.S. organizations, 400 faith communities and 50  global partners working to build an economy that serves, protects and promotes participation of the most vulnerable … Continue reading

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