Communication Tools

Resist Harm is a movement. Our website provides tools to fuel your efforts to resist the evils and injustice of the Traditional Plan. Use these resources as they are, or feel free to contextualize them for your community.

A movement is a group of people working together toward a common goal. Our movement is focused on resisting the anti-LGBTQ Traditional Plan. Our goal is to resist and repeal the blatant discriminatory harm targeted at our LGBTQ siblings and allies by leveraging our collective power beyond small-group organizing to build and sustain change.

In this movement, we are united by our common interest in rejecting and resisting the Traditional Plan and the harm it enacts on LGBTQ persons in The United Methodist Church. Resist Harm is not the only group resisting the Traditional Plan, and we welcome other efforts by people or groups to fight this harmful legislation. As we work together, we create a cycle of generating and building interest, heightening participation, and sustaining long-term growth in the movement to reject and resist the Traditional Plan.

Our collective voice is more powerful than any of ours alone. Thus, we invite and encourage you to use the unifying symbols of Resist Harm.

Downloads

We invite your input and suggestions. Let us know what you are doing at contact@resistharm.com. Send us images of what you are creating.

Together, we Resist Harm!

News & Updates

February 4, 2020

United Methodist Church Expected to Split Over Same-Sex Marriage, LGBTQ Clergy

The United Methodist Church is expected to split into two separate denominations later this year. One will be “traditionalist methodist” and will continue to oppose same sex marriage and LGBTQ clergy, while the remaining portion would recognize both for the first time in the church’s history. The move comes as church leaders hope to end […]
Read More
February 4, 2020

GMU Methodist Minister Faces Possible Punishment

A campus minister at George Mason University is facing possible punishment in the United Methodist Church for officiating at a same gender wedding. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports.
Read More
December 5, 2019

Resist Harm Movement Kicks Off

For immediate release: December 5, 2019 (updated December 9, 2019)Contact: Pat Luna, 334-202-9440, patluna@me.com Download this as a PDF. Resist Harm movement kicks-off, launches web tool for faithful resistance to the anti-LGBTQ Traditional Plan. United Methodist Church leaders have come together under the moniker Resist Harm to oppose the discriminatory Traditional Plan through prayer, education, […]
Read More

Join the Resistance

Enter your email address for Resist Harm news and events.
Please share this site on social media and invite others to support the Resist Harm movement.

Give to Resist Harm

Resist Harm is not an organization or a coalition. It has no employees, offices, or overhead. However, it does incur expenses for web infrastructure, promotion, printing, and organizing. We are a movement of volunteers and 100% funded by people and churches like you. Anything you give helps to make this movement more effective. To give, donate at Reconciling Ministries Network’s website and designate “Resist Harm.” 100% of your gift will pay for Resist Harm’s direct costs. RMN has graciously agreed to administer the funds donated for the Resistance movement for no charge.

Give Now

Resist Harm Partners

Resist Harm is organized by everyday United Methodists in every corner of the connection and is supported by a number of organizational partners.* To learn more about our partners, visit their websites:
Become a Partner
*The tools, resources, and opportunities posted on Resist Harm have been suggested by people or organizations associated with the movement. They are not necessarily endorsed by all of the partners.
angle-right linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram