God and Social Justice

God and Social Justice

February 11, 2013By Guest AuthorBiblical Call to Advocacy No Comments

By Rev. Adam Taylor Discover the roots of biblical social justice and how this motivates us, as Christians, to fight injustice. “Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves … defend the rights of the poor and needy.”—Proverbs 31:8-9 (NIV). What Does “Social Justice” Really Mean? Social justice is a catch-all term that has … Read More

Children’s Lives can be Saved so They Thrive Beyond 5

Children’s Lives can be Saved so They Thrive Beyond 5

February 10, 2013By WV AdvocacyHealthy Moms and Kids No Comments

Give children a healthy start by providing pregnant mothers with quality prenatal care and nutrition during pregnancy. Ensure newborns have a safe delivery, the ability to breathe during the first crucial moments of life, and proper nourishment. Ensure babies are sheltered, breastfed, kept warm and shielded from diseases like HIV. Protect children from infectious diseases … Read More

Welcome to Beyond 5!

February 1, 2013By WV AdvocacyHealthy Moms and Kids No Comments

By Cat-Dan Lai-Smith As part of World Vision’s global Child Health Now campaign, World Vision US (WVUS) has launched Beyond 5, a movement to highlight maternal and child health to US audiences. Using an aspirational tone, the campaign seeks to unite and mobilize advocates, parents and churches that refuse to accept that five is a … Read More