A Faithful Future: A Conversation about the Missional Church and the First Third of Life November 4-5, 2011 at Luther Seminary, St. Paul How does the church remain faithful, while also being open and imaginative with those in the first third of life? The church finds itself at an important crossroads. Aspects of church are [...]
The Joint Religious Legislative Coalition is beginning a new venture – the JRLC Clergy Circle. Meeting together with JRLC staff through phone and web-based conferencing four times a year, the JRLC Clergy Circle will stay informed on relevant legislative issues of social justice and act together in coordinated steps to influence public policy in Minnesota. The first meeting [...]
Every month, new refugee families arrive in Minnesota barefoot in sandals, which starts to become a problem as the weather gets colder. Without socks, it’s very difficult to be out and about during the winter—just imagine waiting for the bus in sandals! Will you help the Minnesota Council of Churches provide socks to 20 adults a [...]
Tuesday, November 1, 2011, noon – 1:00 p.m. Our Saviour’s Lutheran, 2315 Chicago Ave. S., Minneapolis Take a new look at the story of Hercules to gain new insight into the needs of veterans. Distinguished author, professor, and activist Robert Emmet Meagher has explored the internal conflicts of ancient Greeks and Northern Ireland combatants – as [...]
Presbyterian Mission worker Dave Thomas and Presbyterian Peacemaking Program Partner Brenda Trinidad Espitia will visit the PTCA in October to share their peacemaking work in Mexico.