Tag: Public Witness

Marching Together in Faith for Gun Violence Prevention

(All photos are credited to: Phil Shoulberg Photography) “Do you think we could borrow your idea about handing out orange ribbons to the congregation for Wear Orange weekend?”  That’s how it started.  Then one of the members of Churches Together for Justice asked, “But wouldn’t it be cool if we did something together for Wear Orange Sunday?  We could have…

Missouri Voters Deadline Looms

Blog from your Public Witness Team Member Ruling Elder Donna Cook Voting is one of our most important rights, duties, and responsibilities of citizenship. Every election matters. The 2022 Midterm election is almost here. The deadline to register in Missouri is fast approaching. Check your voter registration today to make sure your address is correct or that you are indeed…

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The Great Divide: Race in Our Region

The Great Divide: Race in Our Region YWCA Metro St. Louis is partnering with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and area Interfaith groups for four important conversations on how systemic racism permeates our city and our region. These programs will provide background, share stories of how area residents are directly impacted, and explore what action you can…