Justice Events

Justice Events

  • Ecumenical Lenten Carbon Fast

    Wednesday, March 01, 2017 at 08:00 AM through April 16, 2017
    Everywhere

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    Ash Wednesday invites us into the season of Lent, a time within the church year to acknowledge that we are mortal, limited, so that we might be transformed and become the new life God calls us to be. An initiative...

  • Women's Week 2017

    Sunday, March 05, 2017 at 08:00 AM through March 11, 2017
    Everywhere

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    The United Church of Christ will celebrate Women's Week this year during the first week of March, March 5-11, 2017. This coincides with other denominational and secular observances of Women's Week including International Women's Day on March 8.

    Lorica—Prayer of Protection-- from the...

  • African American Women in Ministry Conference 2017

    Thursday, March 09, 2017 at 01:00 PM through March 11, 2017
    Franklinton Center

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    An Invitation From Rev. Yvonne Delk & Rev. Bernice Powell Jackson:

    Throughout the three decades that we have been privileged to convene the African American Women in Ministry, many themes for our gatherings have been chosen — confirming our calls to ministry, affirming our gifts...

  • Rise with Standing Rock

    Friday, March 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM

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    The Standing Rock Sioux Nation has issued a call for its allies to join them for a march in Washington D.C. on March 10th. As Chairman Dave Archambault II has declared, the struggle to be waged now is with Congress and the Trump administration. In...

  • Environmental Justice Workshop - Hartman Center Camp Conference & Retreat

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 05:30 PM through March 23, 2017

    Hartman Center

    How ​can ​we ​take ​on ​the ​urgent ​challenges ​of ​environmental ​justice ​in ​ ​our ​present ​time ​and ​place? ​Using ​video, ​discussions ​and ​hands-on ​learning ​opportunities, ​this ​workshop ​will ​equip ​participants ​to ​mobilize ​their ​communities ​around ​local ​and ​global ​issues ​of ​environmental ​justice.

    Registration ​includes ​lodging, ​meals ​& ​program ​expenses. Register now.

  • Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2017

    Friday, April 21, 2017 at 08:00 PM through April 24, 2017
    At Doubletree Crystal City in Arlington, VA

    Ecumenical Advocacy DaysEcumenical Advocacy Days is a yearly gathering of the ecumenical Christian community. This weekend of learning, worship and advocacy is grounded in biblical witness and our shared traditions of justice, peace and the integrity of creation. Our...

  • Climate March in Washington, D.C.

    Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM

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    The UCC Council for Climate Justice along with Justice and Witness Ministries are official co-sponsors of the climate march in Washington, DC. This march is being organized by the People’s Climate Movement which spearheaded the 2014 march in New York City that had...