Gun Violence and Racism – Minute for Mission July 24, 2016

Travon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garnerl, Sandra Bland, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile

Just a few of the names we carry on our hearts. Others we know by places.

Baton Rouge, Dallas, Pulse, Charleston, Newtown, Aurora

We are scarcely aware of many more. Over 30,000 people die of gun violence every year; twelve of them last year here in New Haven alone.

Mary Townsend, age 48, Sanjay Patel, 39, Jericho Scott, 16, Lyndell Moore, 29, Jerome Myers, 48, Francesca Ratchford, 25, Lawrence Allen Atkins, 35, Antoine Heath, 29, Maurice Richardson, 19, Davante Baker, 21, Jonathan Aranda, 19

Reality can be immensely discouraging.… Continue

SUMMER CONTEMPLATIVE WORSHIP

Our first summer worship was held on June 22nd, in the style of Taizé. A small but willing group gathered and enjoyed the quiet time together. We invite you to join us as we continue

July 13 at 7 P.M. – This service will provide a quiet time centered on a scripture having to do with justice.

August 3 at 7 P.M. – This service will be contemplative and center on a scripture passage.

August 24 at 7 P.M. –We will recognize the beginning of