Claire Gholston

Claire Gholston is a Bread for the World activist. She formerly served as community outreach ministry assistant at Lake Avenue Church, where she planned a collaborative interfaith mayoral forum; initiated a ministry to use film documentaries to spur dialogue and advocacy; and connected a network that helps returning citizens find resources, training, and opportunities. Gholston previously served on the worship team and as a small group leader at New City Church in Los Angeles. She holds a master’s degree in intercultural studies with an emphasis on international development and urban studies from Fuller Theological Seminary. Gholston is a member of a non-denominational church. Washington, DC.

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  • Finding Hope, Ending Hunger on Both Sides of the Border: A Bilingual Latino Devotional

    Devotional writers challenge us to feel the Spirit of God within us and to hear God’s urgent call to demand justice so all can put food on the table.
  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in faith.” These words from Colossians 2:6 remind us of the faith that is active in love for our neighbors.

    The Bible on...

  • Unity Declaration on Racism and Poverty

    A diverse body of Christian leaders calls on the churches and Congress to focus on the integral connection.

    Dear Members of Congress,

    As the president and Congress are preparing their plans for this year, almost 100 church leaders—from all the families of U.S. Christianity—are...

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African at Heart

November 22, 2019


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