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January 2020

Community Conversation: BUILDING THE BRIDGES! Vital Steps to Span Gaps in SA Economics & Services

January 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Maestro Entrepreneur Center, 1811 S Laredo
San Antonio, TX 78207 United States
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2nd Community Conversation in a 4-part series on Poverty. Building collaborative bridges to span service and economic gaps in Our City! REGISTER HERE -- it's FREE #1 NEED voiced and heard at the 1st Community Conversation on Poverty: Explicit and intentional connective work across and between all nonprofits, congregations, governmental entities, and community! WORK TOGETHER! COLLABORATE! Come join these Conversation Starters in the How-Do-We Conversation to intentionally build the bridges: Christian Reed-Ogba, ECHU Public Relations bringing community together through design,…

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**In Seguin** Eboo Patel, Founder of Interfaith Youth Core

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Texas Lutheran University Jackson Auditorium, 1000 W. Court St
Seguin, TX 78155 United States
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As founder and president of Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), a national nonprofit organization working towards an America where people of different faiths, world views, and traditions can bridge differences and find common values to build a shared life together, Eboo Patel is committed to the idea that religion should be a bridge of cooperation rather than a barrier of division. He is inspired to build this bridge by his identity as an American Muslim navigating a religiously diverse social landscape. For over 15 years…

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February 2020

**IN SEGUIN** Nadia Bolz-Weber

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Texas Lutheran University Jackson Auditorium, 1000 W. Court St
Seguin, TX 78155 United States
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Nadia Bolz-Weber is the author of two New York Times bestselling memoirs: "Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People" and "Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint." Her most recent book, "Shameless," is a raw, intimate, and timely look at harmful and antiquated ideas about sex, gender, and our bodies. The founder and former pastor of a Lutheran congregation House for All Sinners and Saints, she speaks at colleges and conferences around the globe. As…

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The Many Faces of Immigration Symposium

February 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E César E. Chávez Blvd
San Antonio, 78205 United States
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March 2020

15th Annual Dialogue and Friendship Dinner

March 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
UIW Rosenberg Sky Room, 847 E Hildebrand Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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$75

"Working Together for a More Peaceful, Just, and Sustainable World." Keynote Speaker: Dr. Robert P. Sellers, Immediate past Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Parliament of the World’s Religions Dr. Robert P. Sellers ​and his wife Janie were teachers in Indonesia for almost 25 years. More recently, he is Professor of Theology Emeritus at Hardin Simmons University in Texas. ​During his almost two decades at HSU, his classes emphasized cross-cultural living, global Christianity, Two-Thirds World and liberation theologies,…

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Poet Laureates for the Pueblo on a River

March 7 @ 8:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Lila Cockrell Theatre, Henry B. González Center, 200 E Market St
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Free

  In 2012, San Antonio became the first major city in Texas to establish a poet laureate program. This panel and reading will convene four award-winning San Antonio poets laureate to discuss the unique platform the laureateship offered them for impactful community outreach, their goals as poet laureate, the challenges and breakthroughs they experienced in engaging poetry in public spaces, and their continued literary activism in the community after their term. Each poet will also read one poem. Participants Moderator:…

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Can We Talk about Faith and Feminism?

March 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
San Antonio Garden Center, 3310 N. New Braunfels
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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$25 – $45

ow does faith inform your feminism? What role has feminism played in your spiritual journey? Are faith and feminism compatible? Join us for a thoughtful discussion on the intersections of Faith and Feminism. Conversation facilitated by Reverend Erika Wilson- Texas Freedom Network.

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Book Signing: “From Thought to Action: Developing a Social Justice Orientation” @theTWIG

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Twig Book Shop, 306 Pearl Pkwy #106
San Antonio, TX 78215 United States
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Buy a book and meet Amy Aldridge Sanford, the author of "From Thought to Action: Developing a Social Justice Orientation," during the Pearl Farmer's Market in San Antonio. From Thought to Action: Developing a Social Justice Orientation empowers readers to successfully navigate their individual social justice journeys and channel their increased consciousness into activism. The book provides robust historic, cultural, and social context for social justice work, assists readers in managing the discomfort that often accompanies raised consciousness, and offers…

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