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Bread for the World North Carolina Annual Convention

March 11 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 403 E. Main Street
Durham, NC United States

The theme for this year's convention is "Raising Our Voices to End Hunger: Training Successful Advocates." Along with a keynote address from Gene Nichol, law professor with the UNC Center on Poverty, Work, and Opportunity, workshop include: Ending Hunger Through Congressional Lobbying Using Social Media to End Hunger Preparing your Congregation to be Successful Hunger Advocates Ending Hunger in Durham Sustainable Food Choices BFW's 2017 Hunger Report: Fragile Environments, Resilient Communities Register here.

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Sanctuary E-Course

March 13 - April 16
Online Course, NC United States

President Trump’s recent executive actions impacting refugees and immigrants have faithful people increasingly interested in how they might support our sisters and brothers being impacted. Court decisions have offered a reprieve, but the administration’s determination to make many newcomers to our country scapegoats and the targets of misguided hostility has only emphasized their vulnerability. Jennie Belle, Program Director for Immigration and Farmworkers, has been fielding questions about the issue. To help those who want to learn more, she has developed…

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Come to the Table 2017

March 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Durham Armory and Convention Center, Durham, NC United States

Registration is now open for Come to the Table 2017. We look forward to gathering with community members, faith leaders, farmers, gardeners, farm workers, hunger relief agencies, and many more groups for a variety of workshops, presentations, and strategy sessions on relieving hunger and strengthening local and sustainable agriculture. At the 2017 Conference, we will explore both the history and present state of our food system: how and why food is produced and distributed the way it is, and how…

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Faith Voices for Clean Energy Advocacy Day

March 21 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
NC General Assembly Building, 16 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC

Join NC Interfaith Power & Light’s congregational lay and faith leaders network on March 21 at the NC General Assembly in Raleigh for the third Annual Faith Voices for Clean Energy Advocacy Day. We will lead with our “Advocating with Compassion” message as we meet with members of the NC General Assembly to hear their visions for North Carolina and to express our support for new and existing clean, renewable, and energy-efficient policies. Find out who represents you in the…

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Dare to Dream: Ecumenical Educational Conference on Peace and Justice in the Middle East

March 24 @ 6:30 pm - March 26 @ 1:00 pm
Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, NC

Friday, March 24, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Dinner and Presentation by the Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb White Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1704 Oberlin Rd, Raleigh NC REGISTRATION is March 1 – 17, 2017 through www.whitememorial.org Go to Event Registration or call 919-834-3424 Dinner is $6.00, payable by cash, check or credit card at the door. Check-in will be in Geneva Hall, and food will be served buffet style. Dining and presentation will occur in Pickard Hall. A campus map and…

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Creation Justice Pathways in NC

March 24 @ 7:00 pm - March 26 @ 12:00 pm
Parkway United Church of Christ, 2151 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC United States

Sponsored by the Southern Conference of the UCC and the North Carolina Council of Churches, "Creation Justice Pathways in North Carolina" brings together activists and experts for a weekend of presentations, discussions, and community building around the environment as an issue of personal health and of social justice. Register here. While the event is free, donations will be encouraged for Saturday lunch. In addition, Friday night's dinner will be a potluck, so feel free to bring a dish.

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$20 - $40

Jack Crum Conference on Prophetic Ministry — Radical Welcome, Living with “The Other”

March 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Jarvis Memorial United Methodist Church, 510 South Washington Street
Greenville, NC United States

More information is available here. Registration is available here. Keynote Speaker: Marcia Owen, Former Director of the Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham Luncheon Speaker: Rev Carolyn Schuldt, Executive Director of Open Table Ministry, Durham Opening Worship: Rev. Carl Kenney, Pastor and Writer Closing Worship: Bishop Will Willimon; Bishop in the United Methodist Church Schedule: Registration will begin at 9:30 AM. The program will begin at 10 AM with words of welcome by Rev Jon Strother, host pastor Jarvis UMC Greenville.…

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NC Council of Churches Legislative Seminar

March 27 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Raleigh, NC United States

Registration is open. The NCCC’s 2017 Legislative Seminar takes place Monday, March 27 at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 4801 Six Forks Road, Raleigh. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. and programming starts at 9:15. After three workshop sessions during the day, a brief closing worship takes place at 3:30. This year, the Council will present the Faith Active in Public Life Award jointly to Congressman David Price and to Lisa Price, founder of North Carolinians Against Gun Violence. Congressman Price…

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$45

2017 NC Farmworker Institute Summit and Networking Event

April 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Church of the Reconciliation, 110 North Elliot Road
Chapel HIll, NC United States

This annual gathering of agencies, organizations, and activists is dedicated to improving the lives of farmworkers and their families. Summit participants share skills, knowledge, and resources through presentations, workshops, and networking opportunities. Farmworker advocates from across the state will have the chance to learn from and update one another on the latest issues affecting North Carolina farmworkers. Approximately 120 people attend the event. Registration is $45 and includes a light breakfast and lunch.  Register Online by March 31. You can pay…

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