With so many demands on our attention when it comes to matters of peace and justice, the Missions and Social Justice Committee is introducing a new calendar to help focus our related learning and worship. Consider it a complement to our liturgical calendar, complete with feast days!


September and October                      Racial Justice and Equality

November and December                   Immigration and Sanctuary

January and February                        Housing and Homelessness

March and April                                 Climate Crisis and Creation Care 

May and June                                      LGBTQ and Gender Justice


On, Sunday, October 13, we will host a worship service in observance of 400 Years of Inequality.  Stay tuned for other special services to mark the seasons! And rest assured, there will be plenty of opportunities throughout the year to engage in all of the above.  

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