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Saturday, June 12, at 10 a.m. CDT, Montgomery
Pilgrimage to EJI’s Legacy Museum, EJI Pavilion & National Memorial for Peace & Justice in Montgomery
Sponsored by the Commission on Racial Justice and Reconciliation. In Montgomery, we will visit both the National Memorial and the Legacy Museum. Due to COVID guidelines from the diocese, we are not providing transportation. We ask that you drive in small groups and meet in Montgomery at St. John’s Church. The cost of the tickets is free, but we strongly encourage you to reserve your spot to be included in our count as a group. We will tour the museum, lunch at Legacy Pavilion (food is available for purchase), then tour the Memorial. Fellowship to follow at Church of the Good Shepherd with conversation, prayers and communion. More details and schedule.
Saturday, June 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CDT, online
Becoming Beloved Community: Racial Reconciliation - Sacred Conversations
Hosted by the Commission on Racial Justice and Reconciliation. Join us for a virtual interactive workshop that will provide insights into the causes and effects of racism. We explore unconscious bias, prejudice, white privilege, and ways to work together to Become the Beloved Community. This offering is required for those in parish leadership (such as vestries) and at the diocesan level (including serving on commissions, committees, agencies, boards, etc.). It also qualifies for 8 hours of clergy training/education for those who complete the day course.
The event is limited to not more than twenty-five (25) participants. There is no fee to participate but it requires the commitment to be engaged the full day.
Tuesdays: July 13, July 27, August 10, and August 24
Greenhouse Sessions: Cultivating Regrowth of Our Youth Groups
Gather online with youth leaders from across the Diocese to talk about how your ministry is preparing for the upcoming year. Through a series of guided discussions with the DioCGC Youth Ministry Leadership Team, we will help churches of all sizes consider how their youth ministry will be renewed in the post-pandemic environment. We will cover these topics: planning, communication, recruiting, music, and worship!
Two session times offered: