Below is one of a selection articles found in an attempt to gauge the impact in the media of the WCC's 9th Assembly. Since it appeared in an independent publication, this article neither represents nor necessarily reflects the official policy of the World Council of Churches.
Focus on Jan Love: Peace and Ecumenism are Links to United Methodist Women's Work
As the World Council of Churches continues its Ninth Assembly in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Dr. Jan Love is among the faith leaders there who brings decades of experience to her work.
She demonstrates a passion for ecumenical work and women by linking the ongoing work of United Methodist Women, an organization of almost a million, with the WCC's emphasis on involving young people and The Decade to Overcome Violence. (...)