April 4, 2017 (New York City): The 50th Anniversary of Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech at Riverside Church from 7-9pm EDT. Join Rachel Harding, Ruby Sales, Michelle Alexander and others.
April 7-8, 2017 (Los Angeles, CA): 429: Remembearing and Renewal–A commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the L.A. Uprising and to help participants to work around history, unresolved trauma and justice issues.
April 23 to May 14, 2017: Pilgrimage for Indigenous Rights (Mennonite Church Canada and CPT Indigenous Peoples Solidarity). A march from Kitchener to Ottawa in support of the adoption and implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Check the MCC website here for updates and details.
May 28, 2017: Deadline for submissions to the Proost Poetry Collection 2, a book that hopes to gather voices from in and around the margins of our organised faith gatherings, and is particularly interested in hearing from poets whose writing has not previously found a wider audience. The collection of poetry is intended to be a resource for worship, contemplation, prayer and faithful prophetic criticism.
Multiple Dates & Destinations: Christian Peacemaker Teams delegations