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Edgar Palacios | Audio Recording, Podcasts Sep 24th, 2014

"A Christian Experience of Committed Immersion:" Rev. Edgar Palacios at the Wildgoose Festival, 2014

On June 28, 2014, as a part of the Wild Goose Festival in Hot Springs, NC, Pastor Edgar Palacios presented his reflections on being a faith leader in El Salvador during the Civil War of 1980-1991. Transcript and translation of his presentation at the link below, or click the "Download" button on the right. http://calvarydc.org/el-salvador-war-to-peace-a-christian-experience-of-committed-immersion/

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Rev. Sharon Watkins | Book Sep 23rd, 2014

Whole: A Call to Unity in Our Fragmented World

In her hope-filled new book, Sharon Watkins, the General Minister and President of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and moderator-elect of the National Council of Churches, shares her vision of how the good news of Jesus calls American Christians to unite around justice, mercy, and openness in the 21st century.

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Alliance of Baptists Apr 30th, 2014

Priorities for a Faithful Federal Budget: Acting with Mercy and Justice as One Nation under God

This statement was written and has been endorsed by multiple bodies of faith, including the Alliance of Baptists (Austin, TX, 4/14/12). It is a proposal, founded in scripture and tradition, to national leaders to "act with mercy and justice by serving the common good, robustly funding support for poor and vulnerable people, both at home and abroad, and exercising proper care and keeping of the earth."

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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.