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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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Put into action the american dream of all Americans working together for the good of the community.

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

Calling all patriots interested in defeating the mistaken notion that terrorists have that people of different personal faith and philosophies can’t work together: Huntsville’s annual Day of Service & Unity is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014.  …. Read article

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Tonight!!! A Different Look Detainment One Huntsville Diversity Dinner

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Event Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Event Venue: Huntsville Madison Public Library – Main Auditorium Event Address: 915 Monroe Str SW, Huntsville,, AL 35801 Program: The Etowah Visitation Project will present a program describing the visitation and letter writing initiative at the Etowah County Detention Facility in Gadsden, Alabama. 5:00 – 5:45 p.m. – Dinner and informal table discussion Informal table discussions as we eat together is an important aspect of our One Huntsville experience. Please take the extra time to...

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One Huntsville September: What it’s like in Etowah County’s lock-up for immigrants

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

What is it like for the immigrants in detention in the John Hayes Detention Center in Etowah, Ala.? And is there any reason why we should care?  … Read article

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Where is Your Journey Taking You?

Posted by on Sep 11, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Please share your experiences with the Hometown Pilgrimage! Get your Journey Board and plan your trip! http://www.interfaithmissionservice.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/game-board.pdf   Daily Challenge: Write down, audio/video record, or tell someone: How did the events of 9/11, 13 years ago, change your perspective of the importance of understanding and tolerance in faith, culture or community? Past Challenges Upcoming Experiences: Today Unity Prayer Pole 6:30 – 7:30 Unity on the Mountain JustFaith Series (30-weeks) 6:30 –...

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