From Brokenness & Fragmentation to Wholeness / Racial Equality Training for Clergy; Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in NC; Chestnut Ridge Camp & Conference Center, 4300 Camp Chestnut Ridge, Efland, NC; Register by Jan. 5, 2018
John Dominic Crossan will offer a series of lectures at First Reformed UCC (Burlington, NC) on March 23-24, 2018. The overall theme will be "The Challenge of the Christian Bible." Individual lectures will include:
* Original Sin: Sexual Temptation or Escalatory Violence?
* Covenantal Law: Human Destiny or Divine Sanction?
* God’s Kingdom: Violent Revolt or Non-Violent Resistance?
* Christianity’s Criterion: Historical Jesus or Apocalyptic Jesus.
Registration information will be available after January 1, 2018.
On DECEMBER 2, 2017 AT 4:00 P.M., The Portsmouth UCC Women's Fellowship is sponsoring a Women's Fellowship Memorial Celebration.
The Eastern Virginia Association will recognize these individuals at its Ninth Outstanding Service Awards Banquet. The awards banquet will take place on Saturday, November 11, 2017at the Hilton Garden Inn, 100 East Constance Road, Suffolk, Virginia 23434 at 11:00 a.m. The cost is $40.00 per/person, please purchase tickets as soon as possible; space is limited.
Sponsorships are as follows: Platinum $300.00 (includes honorable mention and “4” tickets); Gold $250.00 (includes honorable mention and “2” tickets); Silver $150.00 (honorable mention).
Nominations and sponsorships must be submitted no later than October 29, 2017. Purchase banquet tickets no later than November 4, 2017.
FOR MORE INFORMATION Angela M. Artis 757-620-4434 Angela.Artis08@gmail.com
First Reformed United Church of Christ Invites the Community for an Organ Recital with Dr. Stephen G. Schaeffer
Church Located @ 22 EAST CENTER ST LEXINGTON, NC 27292
We are pleased to announce and invite you to join us for the
Service for Ordination to Ministry of Patricia Eastburn Boswell
Nov 4, 2017 @ 4:00pm
400 Radiance Drive
Greensboro, NC 27403
Clergy are invited to wear stoles and be seated with spouses.
Parkway UCC/ Winston-Salem:: Please join the Creation Justice Network and Meighan Pritchard, the national UCC's Curriculum Director and former Environmental Justice Minister, for the seminar "How to Take Your Church to the Next Level of Creation Care.". Meighan will guide us in how to take our advocacy for environmental justice, particularly in the area of climate change, to the next level within our congregations. You are also invited to a kick-off potluck dinner at 6:00 p.m at Parkway, during which Meighan will work with participants around areas of grief and hope as we struggle to meet the challenges of Creation care in our present political context. LUNCH INCLUDED
Duke Energy Headquarters, 550 S. Tryon St., Charlotte, NC. The vigil occurs amid an ongoing conversation between Duke Energy and the Faith in Solar alliance aimed at creating an affordable way for North Carolina faith communities to install solar energy and thus contribute to slowing climate change. Help us show Duke Energy - in a hopeful, positive, and cooperative way - that strong support exists in the North Carolina faith community and beyond for a rapid transition to renewable energy for all.