The OSJ and Office of Race Relations are offering a new opportunity to fulfill God’s command to love our neighbor and welcome the stranger among us.
I'm the communications coordinator for the Office of Social Justice.
Interested in emerging technologies, new means of interaction, hands-on creative stuff, hippie household activities (brewing, canning, repurposing...). Very much an autodidact. Married to a tinkerer who'll talk your ear off about archaic programming languages.
This statement in particular was co-written by OSJ staff and the Office of Race Relations in accordance with the recommendations from Synod 2010 that we educate and advocate on...posted on: Commitment to My Immigrant Neighbor
CRWRC and OSJ have teamed up the last few years to offer a congregational grant (Green Grant) to churches who are doing interesting things with creation stewardship. We get a lot...
Just to clarify, the Micah Network and Micah Center are two completely separate organizations. The article you cite also makes clear that the Micah Center is not officially sponsored by the CRCNA...posted on: Political Diversity
This really resonated with me - thought I'd share!
http://www.catalystspace.com/content/read/MAY11--14_things_older_leaders_should_know_about_younger_leaders/posted on: The Gap: Young Adult Leadership
I've heard talk of promoting Crescent Project's DVD curriculum, which includes info on basic Islamic beliefs, how they compare with Christianity, how to better understand and embrace our Muslim...posted on: Moslems and Christianity
My church doesn't, but I certainly wish they did! I'm in the twenty-something bracket you described, and hardly ever carry cash. I'd much rather give to my church electronically - if I could...posted on: Electronic Giving to Church
I've been hearing a lot of buzz about Grand Rapids Christian Connect - might be a useful crowdsourcing tool, at least locally.
And for what it's worth, I think you hit the nail on the head...posted on: The Gap: Young Adult Leadership
I create multimedia presentations for the Office of Social Justice - we use a lot of cool freebie web tools that don't take a lot of time or skill, but give great results.
Two of my...