International Women's Day

March 8, 2020

International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world on March 8. Consider taking action to end gender-based violence.

Worship Ideas
File Oaks of Righteousness worship service for International Women's Day
A worship service for International Women's Day...
PDF icon She Flies On: Lydia Gruchy Service
A liturgy inspired by Lydia Gruchy, celebrating women in ministry, from Gathering Pentecost 2, 2016.
File Women Against Violence Sunday | The Methodist Church in Britain
Prayers and worship resources on the theme of ending violence against women
Prayers
File For the Beauty of Those Lost, for Healing Founded on Justice
A prayer for missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls, and two-spirited people, their families, and the public inquiry into what happened to them.
File Prayer for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
A prayer for missing and murdered Aboriginal women, and their family and friends.
PDF icon Prayer for the Democratic Republic of Congo
A prayer for the Democratic Republic of Congo
File Prayer for Thursdays in Black
A prayer to end gender-based violence.

A prayer in celebration of women in ministry

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Related Material
PDF icon Bulletin Insert: International Women's Day
Stand in Solidarity: Stop Violence against Women
Image icon International Women's Day slide
Stand in Solidarity: Stop Violence against Women
File Make Violence Against Women History Prayer Calendar (Sojourners)
A Sojourners prayer calendar with facts and prayer requests to help end violence against women.
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September 5, 2019

Me, too.

"If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote 'Me too' as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem."

A friend posted “Me too,” I did, and then another, and then another, and then another…

It continued. It felt...