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Ecumenical/Social Relations

Contact Ecumenical/Social Relations Ministry Co-Chair:        Jeannie Palin        E-mail: jpalin@virginia.edu

and Joni Langevoort   E-mail:  jlangevoort@gmail.com

World Day of Prayer is on Friday, March 3rd. 

The host country is Cuba.  If you would like information about WDP please visit the website http://www.wdp-usa.org/

A Worldwide Movement of Christian Women

The World Day of Prayer is a worldwide movement of Christian women of many traditions who come together to observe a common day of prayer each year, and who, in many countries, have a continuing relationship in prayer and service.

Material can be downloaded off the website at http://www.worlddayofprayer.net/

Looking ahead….


 

"Seeing the Face of God in Each Other" – Anti-Racism Workshop – Rescheduled!

April 1 and 2, 2016 -  Friday and Saturday at Richmond Hill, Richmond, Virginia
The Anti-Racism Workshop will be facilitated by the Diocesan Committee on Race and Reconciliation. The goals of the workshop are to:

  • Acquire anti-racism tools
  • Explore avenues to reconciliation
  • Renew your spirit with us

Session 1 will begin with a light supper on Friday, April 1 at 5 p.m and end at  9 p.m.

Session 2 on April 2 will start at 8:30 a.m. and end at  5 p.m. and will include continental breakfast and lunch.

Registration Fees: Workshop only - $35; Workshop and overnight accommodations at Richmond Hill - $65 

To register, please email Ellyn Crawford, crawfordellyn@yahoo.com. You may bring a check with you or mail one to the Diocese c/o Mary Anne Bryant.

 


 

ECUMENICAL/SOCIAL RELATIONS 

There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free,  nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

 – Galatians 3:28