After blessing two abortion clinics last year, we’ll be hitting the road again to conduct more blessing ceremonies at more clinics this year! We look forward to celebrating and recognizing the sacred worth of patients and providers. More info to come! Learn more about Ohio RCRC's clinic blessings here.
We’re honored to join the #Fight4HER campaign’s second annual Health, Empowerment, and Rights (HER) Summit. To fight the Global Gag Rule on abortion and all attacks on reproductive health and rights, we’ll present our Moral Messaging training to challenge conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to conservatives and liberals alike. Save the date, and stay tuned for more info!
We’re delighted to join forces again with Planned Parenthood, Equality Ohio, and Choice Network for “Holy Callings,” our second annual faith leader summit. This powerful interfaith gathering will emphasize practical learning, compassionate care, and advocacy for LGBTQ justice and reproductive freedom. Learn more and register today!
In this “Abortion, Religion, & The Courts” panel, our executive director Elaina Ramsey will join other journalists and scholars to sort through myriad religious viewpoints surrounding abortion and to discuss the future of abortion access in the United States. Learn more about the Religion News Association conference here.
Our Whole Lives (OWL) is a lifetime sexuality education program that provides accurate, developmentally appropriate information about a range of topics — including relationships, gender identity, sexual orientation, sexual health, and cultural influences on sexuality. For use in secular and faith communities, OWL helps participants make informed and responsible decisions about their sexual health and behavior.
We are proud to organize this upcoming training for faith leaders and educators who teach Grades 4-6. Registration will open shortly.
The 2019 Coolidge Scholars, including our very own Elaina Ramsey, will present their research at the 2019 American Academy of Religion (AAR). Drawing on theology, ethics, and religious studies, they will present their research findings to help shift the punitive conversation surrounding reproductive justice to one of liberation. Other panelists include Toni Bond Leonard, Rebecca Todd Peters, Chelsea Yarborough, and Charity Woods. Learn more about AAR.