Shirley Mullen

Dr. Shirley Mullen is president of Houghton College, where she strives to prepare faith-driven young people for a life of integrated service, justice-seeking, and continued learning. She created the Center for Faith, Justice, and Global Engagement at Houghton College in 2001, and in 2013 hosted a Faith & Justice Symposium on food security. Mullen is former provost and professor of history at Westmont College. She is a trustee of Fuller Seminary, a board member of the Allegany County United Way, and member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Mullen was named one of Christianity Today’s Top 50 Women to Watch. She is Evangelical.

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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

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April 10, 2018

The Jobs Challenge

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