Tuesday, October 22 beginning at 12 pm, be part of making history in Illinois!
The “March on Springfield” is part of a broad grassroots strategy to
In 1970, MCC Rev. Elder Troy Perry walked up to the courthouse in California and demanding marriage equality. It was the first time someone said what so many hoped and dreamed to experience in America. That one action in another generation and at another time has led to a global revolution. The time for Illinois is here. secure final passage of Senate Bill 10, the “Religious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act,” already approved by the Illinois Senate.
Want to be there?!
Join other people of faith from Chicago and get ON the bus! Buy your bus tix today for this historic event!
Visit http://www.chicagowelcomingchurches.org/buses.php. The Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches will arrange at least one bus to leave from a few key geographic locations. Broadway UMC in Lakeview is a confirmed pickup location.
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Support the movement with March on Springfield merchandise, including T-shirts, hats, mugs and much more, visit: www.cafepress.com/marchonspringfield
40 Days of Giving
7 Sundays, 1 Mission: Be ME
Because YOU are what makes this community aChurch4Me!
While there may be activities in our lives that could be modified to enjoy and healthy and whole life, in our busy lives, we may be in the need of beginning new practices which enrich not only ou
40 Days of Giving will cover 40 Days and 7 Sundays, and there is only One mission: Become the church that allows each of us to “Be Me.” Be creative, Be justice, Be faithful, Be open, Be LGBT, Be straight, Be community, Be me, because all of these parts build the very upon the values we sh
Over the next 7 Sunday’s, a reflection on the blessings of giving will be offered by various members of aChurch4Me MCC. Each of us has unique circumstances, and the ways we can give of our time, treasures, and talents vary. This is why during these “40 Days of Giving” we will explore ways to integrate every part of our lives as a spiritual practice through giving.
During these 40 Days of Giving, I encourage you to deeply consider ways in which you may b
aChurch4Me MCC Stewardship Team: Hank Barfield, Rich Fattes, Georgia Lacy, Gordon McCoy, Eugene Thomas, and Pastor Rachelle Brown