Faith, Justice, Reconciliation
Launching this year's Lenten Study on Faith, Justice, and Reconciliation, we are excited to welcome, for a one-day event in Portland, Dr. Christena Cleveland, social psychologist, minister, and author of the perspective-changing book, Disunity in Christ: Uncovering the Hidden Forces That Keep Us Apart.
Drawing from a vast body of research, Dr. Cleveland will help us understand how to promote appreciation for diversity and build effective collaborations with diverse
This event is free and open to the public (suggested donation $20). Registration includes one copy of Disunity in Christ.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
9:45am to 5:00 pm
Portland First United Methodist Church
1838 SW Jefferson St.
Portland, OR 97201
February 3, 2018 Event Schedule
9:45-10:15 Registration and welcome
10:15 - 10:30 Opening prayer and introductory remarks
10:30-12:00 Keynote talk by Dr. Christena Cleveland
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch break (Note: Lunch will not be included. Brown bag or walk to local restaurants.)
1:00-1:45 Follow-up talk by Dr. Cleveland
3:00 - 4:30 Group conversations, Lay and Clergy
4:30-5:00 Re-gathering and close