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2016 World Methodist Peace Award Nominations

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Nominations for the 2016 World Methodist Peace Award are now being accepted. Presented annually to an individual or group who has worked for peace, justice and reconciliation in their lives and in their ministries, the World Methodist Peace Award is a 30 year tradition of the World Methodist Council. The criteria for the Award are (1) Courage; (2) Creativity; and (3) Consistency in their work and witness to peace. In 2014, Dr. Hugh and Shirlann Johnson received the award for their peacemaking efforts as missionaries in North Africa, and the 2013 recipients of the award was Marion and Anita Way their work in Angola and Brazil.