FAMILY LIFE

Chairperson:

Bishop Theresa Snorton (Christian Methodist Episcopal Church)

ABOUT

The Family Life Committee of World Methodist Council is committed to applying Christian insights, thus enabling wholeness of body, mind and spirit within families. We dedicate ourselves to exploring the issues and incredible changes affecting families worldwide such as: relationships in marriage; rights of children and the aged; prevalence of violence; caring for all ages within the family; changing roles of women and men in society; effects of poverty; nurture of Christian values and fostering of education, health and the stewardship of creation.

Recent EVENTS

STATEMENT FOR INTERFAITH VIGIL WASHINGTON D.C. 20 JULY 2021

With its horrible human harvest, the COVID-19 pandemic has instilled fear, extreme anxiety, and confusion like no other natural calamity in recent history. The pandemic forcefully reminds us that we
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Archbishop joins Red Cross Red Crescent, UNHCR and global faith leaders in urgent call to end vaccine nationalism

Worldwide Christian and other faith leaders have joined with the Archbishop of Canterbury, the International Committee of the Red Cross President and humanitarian groups urging global leaders to ensure equitable
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International Day of Families

Although families all over the world have transformed greatly over the past decades in terms of their structure and as a result of global trends and demographic changes, the United
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