International Day of Peace*
Sep 21, 2022 | 12:00am
Just Peace isn’t a destination, but the path to the prophet’s envisioned “Beloved Community”. The challenge is to faithful examine ourselves, our community and our culture for the thorns of racial inequity and economic injustice that choke off the sprouting harvest of God’s Spirit. We need to sort the seed from the thistle. Our need for justice and peace is as urgent today as in the Pharaoh’s brick yards of Exodus. Scroll to More Information for Resources.
United Nations: https://www.un.org/en/observances/ending-violence–against–women–day
Safe Women, Strong Nations: https://indianlaw.org/safewomen
Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence: https://www.api-gbv.org/
Human Right’s Campaign Foundation’s “Dismantling a Culture of Violence”: https://hrc-prod-requests.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/files/assets/resources/Dismantling-a-Culture-of–Violence-010721.pdf