October is packed full of events for those interested in mission opportunities and social justice including affordable housing, food insecurity, and homelessness.
An Evening of Music: Friday, Oct. 25, 7:30 PM at Community UCC
Join Bett Padgett & Friends for a CD release celebration & benefit supporting Love Wins Community Engagement Center - Friday, October 25 at 7:30 PM at Community United Church of Christ on Dixie Trail. More details here.
The Greater Triangle Area CROP Hunger Walk is Sunday, October 27 at Pullen Park at 2:00 PM
Church World Service, the sponsor of the walk is active in disaster relief efforts including for Hurricane Dorian. A percentage of the funds raised stay in the local area and will go to help victims of Hurricane Dorian.
There is a 3 mile walk and a 1 mile walk. AND, our own John Lewis is the DJ for the event. You can sign up to walk and donate online.
Sacred Resistance and Moving from Charity to Solidarity: Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Edenton Street UMC.
As Christians, when we see something that is wrong in our nation or community, how and when should we respond?
When we see a need in our community, how can we move beyond simple acts of charity to effect lasting change?
These are some of the questions Ginger Gaines- Cirelli and Clayton Childers will address in our upcoming Day of Learning...
Tuesday, October 29. 9am*- 3pm (*9-9:30am is registration)
Edenton Street UMC, Raleigh
Registration: $50**, includes lunch
**Bring three or more from your church and receive 20% off your total registration. Coupon Code: BRINGYOURTEAM. Must register by October 21 to receive discount. More information and register here.