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Quality of Life Retreats: HIV/AIDS and the Church

News article:  Church confronts AIDS — but often timidly (June 7, 2011)

"All individuals living with HIV and AIDS should be treated with dignity and respect" is one United Methodist Social Principle.

Since the U.S. Centers for Disease Control identified AIDS 30 years ago, many United Methodist local churches have tried to live out this principle by opening hearts, minds and doors to people living with AIDS.

Tragically, some others have not. [read more]