Shirley Reed

Dr. Shirley Reed is President of the Women’s Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. She is former vice president of the Washington Conference Branch of the Women’s Missionary Society and has served in the Women’s Missionary Society for more than 34 years. Reed is a member of the Tullie Quinn Missionary Society and is Second Episcopal District commissioner of the Debutantes and Masters Dedication program. She is the author of Missions in Action, is a retreat and seminar consultant, and is a longtime Bread for the World supporter. She is African Methodist Episcopal.

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  • 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...

  • In Times Like These … A Pan-African Christian Devotional for Public Policy Engagement

    This devotional guide invites deepened relationship with and among Pan-Af­rican people and elected leaders in the mission to end hunger and poverty.

  • Sermon by David Beckmann at Duke University Chapel

    Remarks delivered October 1, 2017 at Duke University Chapel in Chapel Hill in North Carolina.

    Thank you for inviting me to preach here at Duke University Chapel. And I especially want to thank the Bread for the World members who have come this morning.

    Bruce Puckett urged...

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Advocacy Summit

June 21, 2019


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