Past Event


Building Blocks of Peace Workshop 2020 #1 (NORTH)

PRACTICAL TRAINING FOR LOCAL ACTION Join us for a 3-month journey of learning from local practitioners who are modeling prayer & presence-based peacemaking and care for their communities. This training will equip you with the appropriate tools, ideas, and best practices to lovingly and effectively engage your community.

date
Saturday, March 7, 2020
time
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM (Central Standard Time)
venue
Philadelphia Church
location
5437 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL, USA Get Directions
tags
Faith Community Mobilization SPRING Training

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Vision: Faithful Presence—Reducing violence and promoting community health through consistent, positive presence in proximity to our homes, churches, and places of need.

TOPICS & SPEAKERS

100-Level Track

  • Theology of Place, Prayer, & Presence – Dr. Richard Kohng (Director of Civic Engagement, North Park University)
  • Working with People of Peace Right Around You: Panel – Vance Henry (Mayor's Office, City of Chicago)
  • Listening, Learning, and Loving Your Neighborhood – Dr. John Fuder (Founder, Chicagoland United in Prayer)
  • Making Your Church Invaluable to Your Community: Education – Damien Howard (Director of Education Initiatives, Together Chicago)

200-Level Track

  • Developing a Community Action Plan – Dr. Richard Kohng, Vance Henry, Rev. Chris Griffin

Location info: There is free parking at the southeast corner of the Jewel parking lot (enter from Catalpa between Clark and Ashland). 


Workshop #2 – WEST SIDE / Sat Apr 4, 9-11:30am at People’s Church of the Harvest (Garfield Park)

Workshop #3 – SOUTH SIDE / Sat May 2, 9-11:30am at Agape Center (Roseland)

Building Blocks of Peace Workshop 2020 #1 (NORTH)

Hosted By Chicagoland United in Prayer

BBOP Flyer March 7, 2020

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