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Interfaith calendar of significant religious dates.
We Are All Welcome Here: Take a stand Against All forms of Racism and Prejudice. 12 to 1 p.m. Rally begins at the top of Pioneer Square (at the SW corner by SW Broadway and Yamhill) and from there we will have window signs for all to take to canvass neighborhoods and ask businesses, friends, etc. to post. On this day, INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, join together as a community that embraces one another and commits to stand against any and all forms of racism, profiling, targeting, deportations, registries, and discrimination. Please come and spread the word. Learn more about the rally on Facebook.
January 1, 2017
New Years Day Labyrinth Walk. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 4300 Main St., Vancouver, Wash. Set your prayers/intentions/hopes for the New Year on this indoor Chartres Labyrinth. Come any time. Free Will Offering. For more information, contact SacredJourneyMin@aol.com.
Second Home Beaverton Celebration Luncheon. 12 to 1 p.m. at St. Andrew Lutheran Church,
12405 SW Butner Rd, Beaverton. EMO's Second Home program is a community effort to provide stable homes for our unaccompanied youth.
There is no cost to attend the event; donations will be solicited. All contributions go towards sustaining Second Home.
If you can't attend, please consider making a secure online donation at emoregon.org and select "Second Home." Learn more about Second Home. Check us out on FaceBook. To RSVP, please email Lwestarp@emoregon.org or call (503) 221-1054, ext. 208, no later than Jan. 18.
February 7, 2017
Interfaith Advocacy Day 2017. Check-in/Registration opens at 8 a.m., event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., beginning at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 790 Marion St. NE, Salem, and ending at the Oregon State Capitol.There is strength in knowledge and strength in numbers! Join with others from around the state in "Raising Diverse Voices of Faith to Strengthen Oregon Communities." We make it easy for you! Attend issue briefings and workshops on advocating for compassionate legislation regarding housing, hunger, health care, gun safety, wage theft and climate justice. Then join in a march to the State Capitol, where we will make our faith voice heard in meetings with our state legislators. We provide talking points and make all necessary appointments for you. Together we can build a just, inclusive and hope-filled future for all Oregonians. Cost: $20 general and $10 student with ID (includes continental breakfast, lunch and materials). Register securely online now. If your congregation or organization would like to endorse Interfaith Advocacy, please fill out an Endorser form.