News from 2 speakers at Social Justice Class

Senator Kirk Watson July 19 School Board Member Ann Teich August 2 9:30-10:20 all are welcome Austin Interfaith, AISD Launch New Leadership Development Program for Crockett, Lanier and Travis high schools June 24, 2015 Share on emailShare on printShare on facebookShare on twitterMore Sharing Services7 Three Austin high schools will...

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Social Justice Class Leadership Series

Trinity: As you know we are doing a series on the meaning of leadership, challenges, and ways the ‘church’ can help meet those challenges. We had our own Brandon last week and he shared his career experiences and how his faith has encouraged his social innovations. We have also scheduled...

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Another invitation to Gather at the River

Laity AND Clergy… Join the Conversation, Register Today! Gather at the River – San Antonio, Texas Save the Date: August 6-9, 2015 http://www.gather2015.org/ _ Gather at the River will bring together progressive United Methodists from all across the U.S.—and beyond—to celebrate our traditions of witnessing for justice and inclusion in...

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White Fragility

A helpful article someone sent on Facebook, Deana 11 Ways White America Avoids Taking Responsibility for its Racism The pernicious impact of “white fragility.” By Dr. Robin Diangelo / The Good Men Project June 16, 2015 I am white. I write and teach about what it means to be white...

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One Human Race – Workshop Series in July

12:30pm to 3:00pm, Saturdays-11th, 18th and 25th. This three-part workshop series is based on the PBS documentary, “Race: The Power of and Illusion.” There is no cost to attend, donations are recommended, registration is required. More information: www.onehumanrace.info, or contact Rolando at rtperez72@gmail.com or 512-663-1972. Read More      

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Flood Cleaning Bucket Collection

In the wake of the recent flooding in Central Texas, hundreds of flood buckets have been given to families to help clean their homes. The United Methodist Committee on Relief will need even more flood buckets as hurricane season approaches. Through June 7th, Trinity will be collecting supplies for flood...

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