Tag: community


19
Jul 2020
This Week at Messiah

MONDAY, July 20 7:00 PM Messiah Book Group via ZoomValerie Biberdorf will lead the discussion of “Educated” by Tara Westover, the memoir of a woman who grew up in an extreme Mormon fundamentalist family, and today holds a doctorate from Cambridge.https://www.amazon.com/Educated-Memoir-Tara-Westover/dp/0399590501Anyone is welcome to join whether you have read the book or not. If you are not already on the group’s email list, email Mike Driskill to receive the Zoom link. TUESDAY, July 21 6:30 pm – Congregation Council  WEDNESDAY, July 22 10:00 am Pericope Bible Study at 10:00 amhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/89999226752?pwd=dlM3OTJ6bWMzWkdPcEFKNCtYT1NKUT09...

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23
Jun 2020
A Note from the Church Office

There are so many in need and so much information about what is happening around Covid-19 out there these days that it’s hard to keep up with it all. And it’s even more difficult for us to disseminate information that comes to us but which may have particular interest to you individually.  So why not sign up to receive at least two informative newsletters yourselves? Compassion Coalition’s Monday afternoon Bulletin Board provides up-to-date information on individuals and agencies needing assistance, volunteers, food pantries that are available, and many other tidbits of local news......

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18
Jun 2020
YWCA Knoxville and the Tennessee Valley 21-Day Challenge

Join the YWCA team in a 21 Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge designed to create dedicated time and space to build more effective social justice habits, particularly those dealing with issues of race, power, privilege, and leadership. Participants are asked to complete activities such as reading an article, listening to a podcast, reflecting on personal experience and more. Participation in an activity like this helps us to discover how racial injustice and social injustice impact our community, to connect with one another, and to identify ways to dismantle racism and......

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