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Discipleship for Earth Healing

November 4, 2022 - November 5, 2022

discipleship for earth healing

Discipleship for Earth Healing: A Weekend Learning Event

Friday, November 4 – Saturday, November 5, 2022

Oxford United Ministries invites you to join the Rev. Dr. Jessica Hetherington, ecotheologian, for a weekend of learning and spiritual engagement about our place in creation, the need for lament, and how we can deepen our discipleship response to the ecological crisis and climate change. Come to learn and explore with others; leave committed to a discipleship for Earth healing.

Event Details:

When: Friday, November 4 – Saturday, November 5, 2022

Where: Trinity United Church, 118 Church St., Ingersoll, in person AND online.

Cost: Free of Charge

Registration: Registration is required for both in-person and online options. In-person registration is limited.

To Register: Contact Lynne Dunlop at lynndunl@execulink.com or 519-539-3805

Weekend Outline:

Friday, Nov 4

7:00 – 8:00 pm – “Discipleship for Earth Healing” keynote talk

8:00 – 8:30 pm – Vespers

Saturday, Nov 5 (*NOTE: Weather permitting, the workshops will include time in a nearby park, which is wheelchair accessible)

9:30 – 10:00 am – Gathering time

10:00 – 11:30 am – Workshop 1 ~ “Grounding Ourselves in Earth

Community”

11:30 – 1:00 pm – Lunch (vegetarian meal provided for a nominal cost

at Trinity)

1:00 – 2:30 pm – Workshop 2 ~ “The Need for Lament”

2:30 – 3:00 pm – BREAK

3:00 – 4:30 pm – Workshop 3 ~ “Discipleship and Commitment”

4:30 pm – Closing Worship Service

Hosted by Oxford United Ministries, where the United Churches in Oxford share their life and work and sponsored by Oxford Legacy Fund and Hope Council, an incorporated ministry in the Antler River Watershed Region of the United Church of Canada

 

Details

Start:
November 4, 2022
End:
November 5, 2022
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Website:
https://fc.churchwebcanada.ca/oxford-united-ministries

Organizer

Oxford United Ministries

Venue

Trinity United Church
461 Park Avenue
Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 1V9 Canada
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Phone:
905-895-4851
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