Resources

Search results for "Affiliations"
Thumbnail of A Statement on the Gulf Oil Spill
Alliance of Baptists Apr 28th, 2014

A Statement on the Gulf Oil Spill

This statement was affirmed by the Alliance of Baptists at their annual convocation on 4/30/2011. Joined with the National Council of Churches of Christ, USA, the statement calls on government officials and the corporations at fault to provide timely response and support to all of God's creation affected by this disaster.

Thumbnail of A Statement on Just and Humane Immigration Reform
Alliance of Baptists Apr 28th, 2014

A Statement on Just and Humane Immigration Reform

This statement was originally adopted by the Alliance of Baptists at their annual gathering on 7/31/2010 but was amended to its present form and content on 4/14/12 in Austin, TX. It draws upon scriptural affirmations for people of faith to care for and defend the stranger, the pilgrim, the widow and orphan, and the most vulnerable, with calls to action for legislatures and faith communities alike.

Thumbnail of A Statement on Economic Justice
Alliance of Baptists Apr 28th, 2014

A Statement on Economic Justice

This statement was affirmed by the Alliance of Baptists during their annual convocation on 4/30/2011. Founded on the principles of siding with the poor and oppressed, the statement includes proposals for a living wage, workers' rights, fiscal safeguards for women and families, and exemptions from budget cuts for humanitarian and development aid.

Thumbnail of A Statement on Cuba
Alliance of Baptists Apr 28th, 2014

A Statement on Cuba

The Alliance of Baptists, who has been in partnership with the Fraternity of Baptist Churches of Cuba (Fraternidad de Iglesias Bautistas de Cuba) for two decades, affirmed this statement at their annual gathering in Austin, TX on 4/14/2012. It calls on the U.S. government to reexamine its policies of isolation toward Cuba and engage in an international relationships of mutuality.