Category Archives: Peacemaking

Iraqi Peacemaker and Medical Missionary Jeremy Courtney to Speak—September 5, York

Hearts & Minds, a bookstore in Dallastown, will sponsor “An Evening with Author and Activist Jeremy Courtney,” speaking on his book Preemptive Love: Making Peace One Heart at a Time at 7:00 PM, Friday September 5th at First Presbyterian Church, 225 East Market … Continue reading

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Exploring the Founders’ Vision: America’s Multi-Faith Beginnings–September 14, Harrisburg

From the Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania (http://www.tia-pa.org/): Join Central Pennsylvanians for an important community event! Sponsored by The Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania and hosted by St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. Place: St. Stephen’s … Continue reading

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Tell Your Stories About Your Vision for “The America We Want” (Gun Violence)

From CeaseFirePA (http://www.ceasefirepa.org): We already told you about the NRA proposals that make clear that the gun extremists envision an America where everyone has a gun everywhere. Well, we’ve been fighting that agenda and pushing back against that vision of … Continue reading

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The United States of Cruelty

Columnist Charles Pierce writes, “There is a new kind of systematized cruelty in our daily lives, in how we relate to each other, and in how we treat our fellow citizens, and, therefore, there is a new kind of systematized … Continue reading

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Two Peacemaking Events—June 29, Wayne, July 2, Philadelphia

Sunday, June 29, join us at 11:30, after morning worship at Central Baptist Church, to see and discuss the acclaimed documentary, “Dirty Wars,”   We’ll share lunch while we watch.  RSVP for a pizza lunch count, please.  More info on the … Continue reading

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Race Unity Day—Harrisburg, June 8

Sunday, June 8, 2014, 5:00-8:00 p.m. City Island Pavilion, Harrisburg (near the boat docks—rain or shine) Bring your picnic supper and enjoy! Musical performances to promote religious, racial, and cultural harmony Poems and readings on the theme of “Unity in … Continue reading

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6th Annual Commonwealth Interfaith Service: Prayers for Justice and Peace—May 5, Harrisburg

Please join your sisters and brothers in faith in a celebration of our diverse faith and prayer traditions in central Pennsylvania and to pray for justice and peace at the 6th Annual Commonwealth Interfaith Service: Prayers for Justice and Peace on Monday, May … Continue reading

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Please Call TODAY to Stop Dangerous Firearms Legislation in PA

From CeaseFirePA (http://www.ceasefirepa.org): EMERGENCY: Please call today! Find your representative’s name and contact information at http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourlegislator/#address. Please call the chairs of the Judiciary Committee as well: Chairman Marsico (717) 783-2014 Chairman Caltagirone (717) 787-3525 There has been a MAJOR development … Continue reading

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