Monthly Archives: June 2015

Laudato Si’

Reach out to form a group to read, study, and reflect on the Encyclical Letter of Pope Francis “On Care of our Common Home”.

In this encyclical Pope Francis calls for “ecological education” and “ecological citizenship”
[see nn. 213-214].

Promising Practices for June

Jesus as a child in Nazareth - Luke 2:51-52

JESUS MAFA. Jesus as a child in Nazareth, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN [retrieved June 14, 2015].

Reach out to fathers in the Black Community to create a support network for parenting.

Reach out to children of the Black Community to participate in the summer vacation Bible school.

Reach out to the wider community to take part in the Fortnight for Freedom: Freedom to Bear Witness, a commitment to remain faithful to the teaching of Jesus in the face of persecution by political power.

Reach out to work with area churches to recruit volunteers to visit prisoners.