“What does the change in the Affordable Care Act mean for healthcare in Connecticut?” Led by Fiona Scott Morton.… Continue
Art and Mary Hunt will update us about current Presbyterian Peacemaking efforts highlighted at the recent Presbyterian Compassion and Justice Conference and Ecumenical Advocacy Days.… Continue
Topic will be Henri Nouwen, Peacework: Prayer, Resistance, Community. Two Sunday 9:30 a.m. classes will be led by Cressida Lui, Dick Hasbany and Bruce Gordon.… Continue
March 19 – April 9
Adult Education Series on Christianity & Human Rights
What are “human rights” and does it make sense to call human rights “Christian”? Why are some in our country fiercely opposing human rights protections for the vulnerable in the name of Christianity? For those moved by Christian faith to support the human rights of all, what historical and theological support is available? What additional resources are most needed?
These are some of the questions we’ll explore in the upcoming four week series “Christianity & Human Rights,” beginning Sunday, March 19th. First Presbyterian member Ally McKinney, who has worked in human rights for over a decade and taught this subject to law and undergraduate students, will be facilitating this series.… Continue
Starting Sunday Feb 26th will begin a 3-week series on Power and Forgiveness. Since February is Black History Month, Ralph Jones will begin by considering Martin Luther King’s sermon “Loving Your Enemies.” Does he speak to us today? Copies of MLK’s sermon are available from Ralph.… Continue