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World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is December 1. United Methodists are encouraged to observe this event on or near that day. Each year, the General Board of Global Ministries provides resources for this event.

This year's campaign continues the theme of "Leadership," specifically to "Deliver" and "Empower."

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World AIDS Campaign: UNAIDS

Building on last year's theme of accountability, the theme for World AIDS Campaign from 2007 and 2008 is "leadership." Materials are now available in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Russian.
worldaidscampaign.info

 

General Board of Church and Society: World AIDS Day Page

World AIDS Day, December 1; a time for special programs on HIV/AIDS education and worship that focuses on intercessory and healing prayer, hope in God, and love and compassion in the midst of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Find links and information related to the UMC Global AIDS Fund.
www.umc-gbcs.org/site/apps/nlnet/content3.aspx?c=frLJK2PKLqF&b=3631781&ct=3956199

 

World AIDS Day - December 1, 2009

Ecumenical Alliance
Worship and action resources in English, Spanish, and French
www.e-alliance.ch/wad.jsp

 

More Global Ministries HIV/AIDS News and Resources:
 

This woman appears serene in her faith.World AIDS Day 2008: Resources from UMCOR

Download and share these resources with your local congregation.
PDF: Portable Document FileBulletin Insert (PDF, 54 K)
PDF: Portable Document FilePoster (PDF, 1.15 M)
PowerPoint IconPower Point Presentation (PPT, 7.50 M)

 

United Methodist Global AIDS FundStepping Up to HIV/AIDS

by Judith Santiago, United Methodist Committee on Relief
11/04/08: The global epidemic of HIV/AIDS has robbed millions of people of their lives, their husbands, wives, daughters and sons.
 

AIDS prevention; break the silence.World AIDS Day 2007: Stop AIDS. Keep the Promise.

UMCOR Resources
Still a Fight: As the battle against HIV/AIDS continues into another year, United Methodists are encouraged to press forward and stop the spread of this deadly disease by creating awareness. Observing World AIDS Day on or near Dec. 1 is one way to help.

 

Students from the Magambe Vocational School–part of The Orphans and Vulnerable Children’s Project.Hope for Graduates of Magambe

UMCOR News
Magambe helps students orphaned by HIV/AIDS gain independence by acquiring the necessary skills to seek employment through local community workforce trades.

 

Benter Adhiambo arrived at St. Paul's a widowed mother of three and was later bedridden with HIV/AIDS.Agoyi erokamano: I Give You Thanks

Gratitude was expressed for the work at St. Paul's Methodist Health Center in Kenya, made possible by the Global AIDS Fund.

 

United Methodists Hold First Latino Workshop on AIDS Ministries

The United Methodist Church is taking steps to come to grips with and stop the "devastating effect" that HIV/AIDS is having on the Hispanic/Latino community in the United States.

 

Côte d'Ivoire Church Youth Leaders Explore New Ways to Communicate About HIV/AIDS

by M. Isaac Broune
"Stand Firm and Immovable Facing HIV/AIDS" was the theme of a three-day workshop for youth leaders of The United Methodist Church of Côted'Ivoire on September 18-21.

 

World AIDS Day 2006 Resources

United Methodist Committee on Relief
Background and facts, how to help, and "Stop AIDS. Keep the Promise" resources for United Methodists: a bulletin insert, poster, and PowerPoint slide.

 

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