Devita Parnell is Missional Resources Specialist, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

Devita Parnell

Lilburn, Ga.
Missional Resources Specialist, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

Co-organizer of Advocacy in Action for leaders within CBF partner congregations. Member and deacon, First Baptist Church, Decatur, GA. Alumni Board Member, McAfee School of Theology. Member, Baptist Women in Ministry. Advocate for children and youth as justice leaders. Mother of Tyler and Julia. Ordained Baptist minister. Cooperative Baptist.

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  • Grassroots Advocacy Toolkit

    A set of how-to sheets for carrying out advocacy and fact sheets on the current issues Bread for the World is working on.

    For new and current Bread grassroots hunger activists.

    Ideal as a starter toolkit for new Bread activists or as a set of updates for current activists.


  • Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2017

    Unnecessarily long prison sentences, combined with the lack of rehabilitative programs for people in prison, exacerbate hunger, poverty, and existing inequalities.

    Overly harsh mandatory minimum prison sentences have contributed to the rapid increase of our country’s prison population. The...

  • Health Care Is a Hunger Issue

    Learn more about the principles that Bread for the World supports regarding health reform.


Changing Climate, Changing Farmers

February 7, 2017


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Advent: A peaceful prayer

December 10, 2017