Category Archives: Resources

17 Nov
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Sample Resource: Health Justice Placemat

Resource: Health Justice Placemat First Presbyterian Church Jacksonville produced a two-sided placemat for use at a soup luncheon in their community. We printed a quiz on “what do you know about health care” on 11X17 paper and used them as placemats ...

14 Oct
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Health Justice Sabbath on Social Media

On November 18-20, Texans of faith across the state will join in prayer, study, and action to lift up teachings and aspirations for healthy families and communities; for the disadvantaged and dismissed; and for our shared future. Share your reflections, photos, ...

14 Oct
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Health Justice Sabbath Bulletin Insert

Sample bulletin insert language to promote Health Justice Sabbath. Insurance marketplace open enrollment language provided by the Department of Health and Human Services. Health Justice Sabbath Bulletin Insert: Word | PDF Sign Up for Health Coverage during Open Enrollment Open ...

13 Oct
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Health Justice Sabbath Host Toolkit

Thank you for hosting a Health Justice Sabbath event in your congregation! Here, we’ve compiled some resources to help make your event a success. Check out the resources below, then let us know what else you need! Feel free to ...

29 Sep
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Sermon Starters

Sermon starters related to health and health justice from diverse faith traditions While some of the policy information in these sermons is dated, the scripture and scriptural interpretations provided may be useful in preaching about health justice in Texas today. Have ...

22 Aug
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Prayers of the People: Prayers for Health

Prayers from the Islamic tradition: Abraham prayed, “(God) is the One who created me and He is the One who guided me. He is the one who feeds and gives me to drink and when I am sick, he heals ...

11 Aug
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Health Justice Prayers

Prayers related to health and health justice from diverse faith traditions. Have a prayer or liturgy you would like to share? Send it to Above Politics! We will post many of the responses and credit you and/or your congregation. Email us here. ...

11 Aug
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Prayers of the People: Submitted Prayers from Across Texas

Prayers from across Texas, submitted by you! Great Physician who is beside and with us always | Travis N Burdett, First United Methodist Church, Grand Prairie Ever present One, who concerns Yourself with the well-being of us all | Min. George E. Oliver, University Baptist ...

11 Aug
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Mi Sheberakh: May the One Who Blessed

Source: http://www.myjewishlearning.com/article/mi-sheberakh-may-the-one-who-blessed/ May the One who blessed our ancestors — Patriarchs Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, Matriarchs Sarah, Rebecca, Rachel, and Leah — bless and heal the one who is ill: ________________ son/daughter of ________________ . May the Holy Blessed One ...

11 Aug
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Prayers for Healing Sickness: Du’a to ask Allah to heal someone who is sick

Adapted from http://islam.about.com/od/prayer/qt/DuaSickness.htm A’oodhu billaahi wa qudratihi min sharri maa ajidu wa uhaadhiru. I seek refuge in Allah and in His power from the evil of what I experience and of what I guard against allahuma rabbi-nas adhhabal ba’sa, ashfi ...

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