February 21, 2017
- Nikki Haley Speaks Out Against Anti-Israel Bias at the World Body
B’nai B’rith International commends United States Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley for further calling attention to the widespread, ongoing anti-Israel bias that is endemic at the United Nations.
Following the U.N. Security Council’s monthly consultation on Middle East issues last week, Haley said: “The Security Council is supposed to...
February 17, 2017
A UCC minister in Denver is providing pastoral care to a mother and grandmother, now in sanctuary, who has lived in the United States for 20 years and is facing the prospect of deportation.
February 16, 2017
February 16, 2017
February 15, 2017
- B’nai B’rith International welcomes today’s meeting between President Donald J. Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. During their White House joint press conference they addressed Iran’s recent ballistic missile test, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and global terrorism.
“With this visit, the United States, again, reaffirms our unbreakable bond with our cherished ally, Israel,” Trump said.
VALLEY FORGE, PA (2/15/17)—Given the current mood in the country and the moral and ethical dilemmas the nation faces, how is the church to respond during and after the presidency of Donald J. Trump? Judge, pastor, and prophet Wendell L. Griffen offers leadership on how to deal with the challenges and opportunities of being people of prophetic hope in a divisive time in his new release, The Fierce Urgency of Prophetic Hope.
In this collection of sermons,...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (2/15/17)—Many of us know that Jesus asked many intentional questions in his ministry, questions intended to teach, guide, and encourage his followers. Using a similar approach, in their new release, 8 Questions Jesus Asked: Discipleship for Leaders, authors Daniel M. Cash and William H. Griffith focus on eight powerful questions from the Gospels, and examine how leaders can grow spiritually as disciples of Christ.
Focusing on the areas of...
February 14, 2017
VALLEY FORGE, PA (2/14/17)—As a founding member of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR), American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) recently joined with other human rights groups, responsible investors and faith-based organizations as a signatory on three letters related to human rights and consumer protections.
“Advocating for human rights and economic justice is a critical part of ABHMS’ socially responsible investing ministry,” says...