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September 2017

Faith in Democracy

September 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hood Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2801 Rose Hill Road
Fayetteville, United States
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Please join Democracy NC, Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, and the NC Council of Churches in rebuilding and defending "Faith in Democracy." Each session will include answers to the following questions: Legally, what can faith communities and faith leaders discuss about the social/political issues? Morally, what are leaders feeling compelled to do? What are the real risks, especially to minority faith and non-faith groups? How is this work rooted in standing up for racial justice? Why…

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Faith in Democracy

September 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
NAACP Office, 4130 Oak Ridge Drive
Winston-Salem, United States
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Please join Democracy NC, Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, and the NC Council of Churches in rebuilding and defending “Faith in Democracy.” Each session will include answers to the following questions: Legally, what can faith communities and faith leaders discuss about the social/political issues? Morally, what are leaders feeling compelled to do? What are the real risks, especially to minority faith and non-faith groups? How is this work rooted in standing up for racial justice? Why…

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Faith in Democracy

September 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Union Presbyterian Seminary, 5141 Sharon Road
Charlotte, United States
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Please join Democracy NC, Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, and the NC Council of Churches in rebuilding and defending “Faith in Democracy.” Each session will include answers to the following questions: Legally, what can faith communities and faith leaders discuss about the social/political issues? Morally, what are leaders feeling compelled to do? What are the real risks, especially to minority faith and non-faith groups? How is this work rooted in standing up for racial justice? Why…

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Faith in Democracy

September 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Church of the Master United Church of Christ, 2230 29th Avenue Drive Northeast
Hickory, United States
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Please join Democracy NC, Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, and the NC Council of Churches in rebuilding and defending “Faith in Democracy.” Each session will include answers to the following questions: Legally, what can faith communities and faith leaders discuss about the social/political issues? Morally, what are leaders feeling compelled to do? What are the real risks, especially to minority faith and non-faith groups? How is this work rooted in standing up for racial justice? Why…

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April 2018

Critical Issues Seminar: Wisdom of Women

April 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Guilford College United Methodist Church, 1205 Fleming Road
Greensboro, NC 27410 United States
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$25

The NC Council of Churches' 2018 Critical Issues Seminar will focus on women. The theme for this daylong event is "The Wisdom of Women" and will cover topics such as the the Equal Rights Amendment, sexual harassment and work place policy, elected office, health care, and public education. This conference is for people of all ages, genders, and ethnic and racial backgrounds. Co-sponsors for this year's event are AFL-CIO, Church Women United, Women Advance NC, MomsRising, NARAL, ERA NC, and the NC Faith…

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July 2018

NC Faith Leaders for Public Education Training – Asheville

July 31, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church, 44 Hildebrand Street
Asheville, NC
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The Council has long supported public education. This year, we commit anew to support public schools in our communities and to advocate on behalf of public education in our state. (See our statement by clicking here). Please join us for a two-hour session to learn how you might engage in both support and advocacy by joining NC Faith Leaders for Public Education, a network of faith leaders and community members committed to supporting public schools. Click here to learn more about…

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August 2018

NC Faith Leaders for Public Education Training – Hickory

August 1, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 547 6th Street NW
Hickory, 28601
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The Council has long supported public education. This year, we commit anew to support public schools in our communities and to advocate on behalf of public education in our state. (See our statement by clicking here). Please join us for a two-hour session to learn how you might engage in both support and advocacy by joining NC Faith Leaders for Public Education, a network of faith leaders and community members committed to supporting public schools. Click here to learn more about…

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October 2018

The Color of Public Education: Laws that Divide Us, Hopes that Unite Us

October 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Epworth United Methodist Church, 3002 Hope Valley Road
Durham, 27707
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Due to high interest and the space limitations of the church we have had to cap registration for the dinner portion of this event. You are still welcome to register if you have not already done so and attend Rothstein's presentation, but we will unfortunately not be able to provide you with dinner.   Join us for an evening with Richard Rothstein, former columnist for the New York Times, a research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, as well as a…

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December 2018

Post-Election Lunch and Learn

December 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Church of the Reconciliation, 110 North Elliot Road
Chapel HIll, NC United States
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The House of Representatives in North Carolina has flipped. What does this mean for immigrants in North Carolina, including those currently in sanctuary in places of worship across our state? Join us for an engaging morning of learning, discussion, and food. Speakers from the NC Justice Center, ACLU NC, Church World Service, and American Friends Service Committee will discuss the recent midterm elections and the potential impact on immigrant communities in North Carolina. There will be time for discussion and connection…

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March 2019

2019 Legislative Seminar

March 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
North Raleigh United Methodist Church, 8501 Honeycutt Road
Raleigh, 27615
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Click here to register. Please register by Monday, March 25 to guarantee lunch. Whether you are new to grassroots advocacy or have been engaged in this critical work for some time, the NC Council of Churches' Legislative Seminar offers the opportunity to hear updates on issues being discussed at the General Assembly, network with others who share your concerns, and learn how you can make a difference. This seminar is unique in North Carolina in bringing together people of faith…

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