Our Core Beliefs
Our core beliefs at Faith & Action are built upon a timeless witness to Jesus Christ as the Way, the Truth and the Life (John 14:6); attested to in Holy Scripture and lived out through His people. We are a Christian missionary outreach to elected and appointed officials in Washington, DC, throughout our country, and around the world. Our message begins with the two Great Commandments: To Love God and Love Your Neighbor. (Mark 12: 29 – 31)
While Faith and Action may comment on a particular public policy initiative, legislative proposal, or nomination, we do not regularly engage in lobbying and we never endorse candidates for public office. Faith and Action is also non-partisan and treats all people equally, regardless of their political affiliations. We are a non-profit, religious / charitable corporation with an exclusively religious mission. Our programs place a strong emphasis on the public acknowledgement of God, the importance of prayer, evangelization, pastoral care, Christian instruction,and respect for the sanctity and dignity of life, marriage and the family, and religious freedom.
- 25th Annual National Bible Reading Marathon Starts Sunday! April 22, 2014The 25th Annual #DCBibleMarathon Begins Sunday, April 27th at 6pm and will continue- day & night, rain or shine, until the entire Bible has been read aloud on the West Plaza of the U.S. Capitol. Stop by to join the fun, or follow and tweet along online using the hashtag #DCBibleMarathon.The post 25th Annual National Bible Reading Marathon Starts Sunday! […]
- Rob’s Blog: President Obama on Easter April 22, 2014It’s hard for presidents to attend church. They know–like everyone else–that it’s hard for worshippers to keep their minds on God when the Chief Executive is in the room. It happened this past Sunday when the First Family attended the Easter-Resurrection service at Washington’s Ninteenth Street Baptist Church. A blogger for the White House reported […]The po […]
- Vibrant Church in Washington, DC keeps midnight Easter Vigil to celebrate Jesus’ Resurrection April 20, 2014This service, known as “The Easter Vigil” follows the pattern of one of the earliest recorded traditions of the Christian Church – keeping watch the night before we celebrate the remembrance of Christ’s Resurrection on Easter Sunday, and is held every year by a family of churches in Washington, DC (one of which, Rev. Rob […]The post Vibrant Church in Washing […]
- Stations of the Cross 2014 | Photo Album April 17, 2014Today Rev. Rob Schenck carried the cross all across Washington, DC to remind the Supreme Court justices, members of congress, and the President–along with all those who work for them–that there is only one thing that really matters, and that’s the death, burial and resurrection of Christ. Along the way, he stopped to read the […]The post Stations of the Cros […]
- Stations of the Cross walk for Easter in Washington, DC April 17, 2014Rev. Rob Schenck led a great stations of the cross walk across Washington, DC today. We’ve got tons of great pictures and video from the walk and will be posting those today and a blog post from Rob tomorrow about more of what happened on our walk. Watch this page and the front page of […]The post Stations of the Cross walk for Easter in Washington, DC appe […]