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Churches On The Issue Of Hiv

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HIV Disclosure Against My Will In The Church

Greetings,I am in a very difficult and quite painful situation. I have sought emotional/spiritual guidence from an elder and Bible study leader in my church. I shared with them that I am HIV positive, as well as some really deep struggles relating...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...(This response comes from my own faith experiences as well as from my workplace HIV knowledge.)Lots of concerned people do the wrong thing when they become paternalistic. I know you don't feel strong right now, Read more »

acceptance of the church of hiv positive people

If the catholic church knew that a person was HIV postive would they still be an accepted part of... Read more »

hiv discrimination for volunteers in the church nursery

I am hiv+ and have been actively envolved in my church for over 11 years. My church recently... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India's Catholic Church Issues Guidelines for Treating HIV/AIDS Victims

...Responding to a priest's refusal for a church cemetery burial of a parishioner who died of AIDS, the Roman Catholic Church in India's southern state of Kerala is asking its members to show compassion toward those with HIV/AIDS. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kansas: Black Church Confronts HIV, AIDS

... In advance of Tuesday's National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, retired physician William Burney took his HIV prevention and intervention message to nearly 500 congregants Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington, D.C., Black Church Leaders Call for More Preaching About HIV/AIDS Testing, Reducing Stigma

...About 75 ministers from predominantly black churches in Washington, D.C., on Thursday met for a Clergy Leadership Summit on HIV/AIDS with the aim of increasing HIV/AIDS awareness; encouraging preachers to discuss HIV testing and how to reduce... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Black Churches Seek AIDS Awareness

...AIDS. On Sunday night, churches were asked to leave their lights on overnight as a symbol of support for those dealing with HIV/AIDS. "We are letting people know there are those who care and there is hope that no matter how dark your world is,... Read more »
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Manager, Health Programs (HIV/AIDS)

Posted by hresources
...Americans. The NAACP considers health as a civil rights issue, and is committed to serving as a leader in addressing HIV/AIDS. Under direction from the Religious Affairs and Health Committees of the national Board of Directors, HIV/AIDS has... Read more »

Religion - HIV - GAY

Posted by Anonymous, 18 Replies
...To those of you who are church-goers, how do you deal with the negativity of churches - especially when you are both gay and HIV? I am having some trouble with this, so any thoughts would be appreciated..... :) Read more »

THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...THE BLACK CHURCH:YOU"RE A SINNER THATS WHY YOU HAVE IT! APATHY OF THE WHOLE COMMUNITY: NOT INVESTIGATING TO FIND OUT WHY HIV/ AIDS IS DISPROPOTIONATELY AFECTING OUR COMMUNITY! WHY IT APPEARS TO BE A CREATED ENTITY (MAN-MADE)! BIASNESS ABOUT... Read more »

is this possible?

Posted by jkkljhklj, 1 Reply
...can somebody who's hiv negative that has hiv anxiety show hiv symptoms? (like night sweats or dry mouth) Read more »