Here are some specific action ideas and things that you can DO to MOVE your faith from HEAD and HEART to HANDS and FEET.

Social Action Emphasis 2014 to 2018

  • Human Trafficking Breaking the Chains: Link by Link
    First lifted up at Quadrennial 2010 as a means of education then moved to action at Quadrennial 2014.

Contribute

  1. Environment issues (link to Green Chalice pages)
  2. Blessed Tomorrow – ecumenical web site dealing with environmental issues, justice, and care. Resourced in part by Disciples.
  3. Disciples Women’s 6-part Environmental Study (Leader’s guide also available) PDF
  4. Welcome Baskets PDF
  5. Used Postage Stamps PDF
  6. Recycling: Hearing aids, Eyeglasses and Cell phones PDF
  7. Recycle plastic bags into sleeping mats for the homeless as done at General Assembly 2015 by Disciples Women and Disciples Youth. Written instructions. Blessing Service.
  8. Treasures, Not Trash: Foster Care Luggage for Kids PDF
  9. The Hunger Site
  10. Wigs for Kids Web site
  11. “My Brothers’ Keeper” sleeping bags PDF
  12. Health Kits for Latin American Refugees PDF

Children

Kids 2 Kids Missions is a joint program for the children of the Disciples of Christ and the United Church of Christ. It highlights social action program and activities with this age group in mind.

Development

  1. To help end hunger, connect with Bread for the World link or call them at (800) 82-Bread
  2. Change for God Download the promotional flyer PDF
  3. Tools of Hope Program Guide – call (800) 297-1516

Justice

  1. Devotion to Justice – a series of 34 individual devotions from the Justice Table on the topics of: women and children; hunger and poverty;  creation care; and immigration.
  2. Rev. Jinsuk Chun message at 2012 NAPAD Convocation PDF
  3. Justice Primer & Study Guide PDF

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