Events for Public Witness
These events will be education and action. No Public Witness will be done without preparation and your participation in preparation is essential to making the Public Witness effective.
Adult Dialogues -
Capitol Heights Presbyterian Church basement lounge, 11 am
Sunday, January 4th
THE RULE OF MONEY
CAPITALISM, SLAVERY, AND THE AMERICAN DREAM
Capitalism and Slavery.mp4
What does the "American Dream" mean to you? How are such dreams influenced by our nation's history? What are our assumptions and attitudes toward labor?
Join us as we consider how capitalism and slavery have helped shape our national and personal aspirations.
Sunday, January 11th
FAITH & TRANSFORMATION
Building Heaven on Earth
story of personal transformation.mp4
What does it mean to work for "Heaven on Earth" rather than merely preaching that "Jesus saves"? How is Christian language employed by those supporting the status quo? What is the role of faith in helping bring about a more just society?
Join us as we share stories of personal and social transformation.
Sunday, January 18th
THE BELOVED COMMUNITY
Other American Dreams
What does it mean to be a part of the beloved community in the 21st century, amidst globalization, social media, and climate catastrophes? How do we take to heart Martin Luther King Jr.'s emphasis on interconnectedness in our daily lives? What opportunities for community exist in today's movements?
Join us as we affirm our commitment to building up a new world
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