Ways United Methodists Can Take a Stand Against Gun Violence

Ways United Methodists Can Take a Stand Against Gun Violence

8/6/2019

When we hear the tragic news of a shooting, United Methodists mourn with the victims and families of those wounded or killed. We turn to God in prayer, longing for a day when violence will cease.

In addition, many people consider what actions we might take to prevent something similar from happening in the future. So, what can we do?

Click here to read a UMC.org feature by Joe Iovino to get started and then check the other links below.

  • Gun violence 101 Cheat Sheet: This new resource for clergy by clergy focuses on how to begin or continue engaging the issue of guns and gun violence in a congregational context. Click here to read of download the document.
  • Gun violence prevention "Faith and Facts" card from the General Board of Church and Society: Click here to download this two-sided card offering concise information about gun violence prevention.