Faith Tools

  • The Work of Christmas

    May 6, 2015

    Howard Thurman's poetic reflection on "the work" that begins with Christmas.

  • Bethlehem, House of Bread

    May 6, 2015

    A Christmas prayer from Bread for Tomorrow by Kate Compson, focusing on the meaning of the name "Bethlehem."

  • A Liberation Poem

    May 6, 2015

    A short, poetic prayer focusing on liberation.

  • That We May Be Satisfied

    May 6, 2015

    A corporate prayer affirming that God provides "more than enough."

  • Stewardship

    May 6, 2015

    A corporate prayer affirming our role as stewards of God's creation.

  • Inheritance of New Life

    May 6, 2015

    A short prayer asking that God's grace move us to share the abundance of God's creation.

  • Bread Mediatation

    May 6, 2015

    A mediation discovered next to a loaf of bread tucked into an alcove at Cartmel Priory, England.

  • This Strange Place

    May 6, 2015

    A dinner prayer from Bread for the World's 2011 National Gathering.

  • We Long For Community

    May 6, 2015

    A communal prayer by Janet Morley, from Bread of Tomorrow.

Tools
from our Resource Library

For Education

For Faith

  • The Bible on Health as a Hunger Issue

    A brief examination of the biblical approach to health as a hunger issue.

    Includes an introduction to the issue, a Scriptural reflection, practical actions you can take, and a prayer.

  • 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...

  • Bread Newsletter January 2016

    In this issue: Another Great Year for Bread; Catholics Begin Observance of Holy Year of Mercy; Serving on ‘God’s Wave Length’ for 39 Years; and more.
     

For Advocacy

  • 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.

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  • 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.

Field

Changing Climate, Changing Farmers

February 7, 2017

Insight

From the Blog