Here is a list of some different social justice issues that we, as the United Methodist Church are working on to make change together.

The link take you to and the UMC’s work on these different issues.

Civil and Human Rights

  • Criminal Justice Reform
  • Free and Fair Elections for All
  • Death Penalty
  • Global Migration
  • Immigration to the U.S.
  • Religious Freedom
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • LGBTQ+ Rights

Economic Justice

  • Faithful Finance
  • Global Hunger and Poverty
  • Hunger and Poverty in the U.S.
  • Worker Justice
  • Homelessness

Environmental Justice

  • Clean Water
  • Climate Justice
  • Food Justice
  • Sustainability

Health and Wholeness

  • Addictions
  • Global Health
  • Health Care in the U.S.
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Mental Health

Peace with Justice

  • Multilateralism
  • Nonproliferation and Disarmament
  • Peacebuilding
  • Gun Violence Prevention (Also see BUMC’s Page on Gun Violence)
  • Ongoing Conflicts

Women and Children

  • Domestic Violence
  • Human Trafficking
  • Reproductive Health
  • Education