The Healthy Families Act Farm Bill Social Security and Medicare Federal Budget and Ohio School Funding
Provide theological forums Co-sponsor educational events Resource
keynoters, worship, workshops 2008 – Religion and Politics 2009 – The Next Church: Envisioning Christians of the Future
Spiritual But Not Religious: Problem or Opportunity? January 25-26 University Plaza Hotel, Columbus
Dr. John C. Green, Ray C. Bliss Institute of Applied Politics, University of Akron, Senior Fellow, Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life Dr. Linda Mercadante, B. Robert Straker Professor of Theology, Methodist Theological School in Ohio Keynoters
Emphases: Develop policy statements – Older Adults, Capital Punishment, Racism… Address environment, climate change, education for children Respond to disasters and crises
Partnering: Faith-based communities Ohio Interfaith Power & Light Ohioans for Health, Environment & Justice Resource and network
Coalition of Ecumenical Staff Partnerships – Second Harvest Foodbank, Have a Heart Ohio, UHCAN ( Universal Health Care Action Network of Ohio), Consumer Voices for Health Care Coverage
Fellowship Witness Address concerns (i.e. legislation, together) Network and connect with one another re: models, resources (educational), community concerns Way that we give visible unity to one faith Show our common life in Jesus Christ
Try to understand others even as you hope to be understood.
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