Leading Difficult Conversations Across Difference 5/9/16

Leading Difficult Conversations Across Difference Monday, May 9, 2016 6.30-8.00 pm Community practitioners, activists, advocates and allies will develop practical communication skills to lead difficult conversations around difference in this workshop. The flexible model presented by Jeremy Solomons is as useful to help manage conversations based on the simplest differences...

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Leading Difficult Conversations Across Difference 3/7/16

Leading Difficult Conversations Across Difference Monday, March 7, 2016 6.30-8.00 pm Community practitioners, activists, advocates and allies will develop practical communication skills to lead difficult conversations around difference in this workshop. The flexible model presented by Jeremy Solomons is as useful to help manage conversations based on the simplest differences...

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Trinity and Sanctuary, The Social Justice Class

Class we had a great discussion about Austin Interfaith on Sunday featuring Kathleen Davis and Kurt. Good participation. Five Trinity People were part of their Assembly with County Sheriff’s candidates Monday night! This week we will begin discussing Sanctuary by looking at 2 short articles. One introduces an extensive study...

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Social Justice Class plans

Social Justice class planning 2/7/16 visitors this week: Sarah, Beau, and Bobby Ideas Agreed to talk election politics once a month Gina Hinajosa, democratic candidate state house and city council member recommended by Tim Ora Houston Possible Future topic: aging out of foster care Anita has a book recommended by...

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Rolando to speak on Racism 2/11!

The Rio Texas Chapter of the Methodist Federation for Social Action will continue its focus on Racism/White Privilege at its meeting on Thursday, February 11 at Saint John’s UMC, 2140 Allandale Road. Our speaker will be Rolando Perez, a local civil rights worker and member of Trinity Church. Rolando’s talk...

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Documentary at St. John’s 2/21

Documentary Screening – An Act Of Love Saint John’s UMC 5:30 p.m. Sunday February 21 Free admission Join us for the screening of An Act of Love, a documentary about the trial that rocked the United Methodist Church and the minister, Rev. Frank Schaefer, who risked it all for his...

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