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Seasons Givings

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Seasons Givings

Dear Friends,  IMS would like to thank each of you for your community support and involvement in 2014. We are asking that you support IMS in continuing community outreach and educational programs for 2015. IMS depends on your generosity to conduct programs and events that meet human needs and promote racial, religious and cultural harmony in our local and global community. See below for several opportunities to provide your support. Wishing everyone a safe, peaceful and prosperous holiday...

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Today is Giving Tuesday!

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Today is Giving Tuesday!

Supporting  IMS Means Supporting the Community The Interfaith Mission Service is a cooperative of congregations, organizations, and individuals working to create a Beloved Community – a place of religious tolerance, racial harmony, justice, and care for the most vulnerable in our community. 1. Check out our website for all of the past and present community programs. 2. Click here to continue to support IMS programs in the community. 3. Watch recent community program – Click here to view the Community Interfaith Service from the...

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Tomorrow – One Huntsville with Alabama Arise

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The objective of One Huntsville is to provide an opportunity to meet across religious, racial and cultural segments, exchange information and become informed via a good program. November Program Alabama Arise Come and learn about the remarkable and expanding work of Alabama Arise as it creates possibilities and structures for cooperative and collaborative work across the State – and increasingly in our area.   Arise organizer Robyn Hyden will lead a discussion of the Arise issue priorities and how individuals, community groups, and...

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This Thursday – Prison Overcrowding

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

This Thursday – Prison Overcrowding

                                                    Thursday, November 6th 6:00 pm Times/AL.com Hub – 200 West Side Sq. Huntsville, Alabama Co-sponsored by AL.com and the The David Mathews Center for Civic Life Alabama Media Group and its partners in the Alabama Investigative Journalism Lab have worked for months exposing problems in the state prison system. In partnership with The David Mathews Center for...

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Be a Part of History!

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Be a Part of History!

 Exploring Faith Intersections - Community Gathering and Conference CLICK HERE FOR CONFERENCE INFORMATION    What Do I Get? Opportunity to hear FOUR phenomenal speakers Chance to be part of history Impact the quality of your community Great food the day of the conference Networking opportunities Social Workers have been approved for 6.25 CEUs   How Much Does it Cost? Sunday only costs your time – the event is free Monday is only $79 ($65 if you are a student or retiree)   What Do I Need to Do? Register:...

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‘Slavery didn’t end; it evolved,’ Bryan Stevenson of Equal Justice Initiative tells ‘Daily Show’ host Jon Stewart

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

‘Slavery didn’t end; it evolved,’ Bryan Stevenson of Equal Justice Initiative tells ‘Daily Show’ host Jon Stewart

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Because Americans have never understood the myths of their own history that made it possible to have slavery, “Slavery didn’t end; it evolved,” Alabama’s Bryan Stevenson told Jon Stewart during the Oct. 16, 2014, “Daily Show.” Read entire al.com article Watch Stevenson on the Daily...

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Bryan Stevenson will be on the Daily Show on Thursday, October 16th

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Bryan Stevenson will be on the Daily Show on Thursday, October 16th

Bryan Stevenson will be on the Daily Show on Thursday, October 16th. It airs at 10:00 pm on Comedy Central. Bryan will be the guest speaker at the free community gathering on Sunday Nov 2nd. Make plan to attend that great event and the conference on...

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Can American courts be color, income-blind? Bryan Stevenson of Equal Justice Initiative to speak in Huntsville

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Can American courts be color, income-blind? Bryan Stevenson of Equal Justice Initiative to speak in Huntsville

Bryan Stevenson, who speaks in Huntsville on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, embodies the arc of the American dream. The great-grandson of slaves, Stevenson is a graduate of Harvard Law with a master’s in public policy, a law professor at New York University, and a MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant” recipient. He is also founder-director of the Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative. Stevenson’s evening talk will open a regional conference on Nov. 3, Exploring Faith Intersections. Exploring Faith Intersections will feature...

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Abrahamic Prayer group to mark Gandhi’s birthday in Huntsville with Bhagavad Gita study

Posted by on Sep 29, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Abrahamic Prayer group to mark Gandhi’s birthday in Huntsville with Bhagavad Gita study

                        The Huntsville interfaith study group, Abrahamic Prayers, will begin a year’s study on the Bhagavad Gita, the sacred Hindu text, on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, a day that coincides with the 145th anniversary of the birth of Gandhi, the devout Hindu who helped lead India’s revolution against Great Britain. Dr. Laj Utreja, a retired mechanical engineer who is is also a teacher of yoga and meditation and the founder of the Institute of Spiritual Healing,...

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