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Shane Claiborne @ Emory University

SC-GrabShane Claiborne, the bestselling author of several books, including The Irresistible Revolution: Living as an Ordinary Radical and Jesus for President: Politics for Ordinary Radicals will be speaking at Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church on Emory University’s campus. He will be presenting on the subject of the Death Penalty, which is the topic of his new book Executing Grace: How the Death Penalty Killed Jesus and Why its Killing UsThe event is free and open to the public, but registration is required to ensure seating. Register here: bit.ly/executinggrace.

“Executing Grace in Georgia: A Faithful Discussion About the Death Penalty”

Friday, February 3

7:00-9:00 p.m.
Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church (on the Emory campus)
1660 North Decatur Road
Atlanta, GA 30307

– See more at: http://candler.emory.edu/news/releases/2017/01/claiborne-executing-grace.html#sthash.xHEm1fnE.dpuf

An Update from NETWorks

networksworkslogoLooking Back Over 2016….

Click here for a message from David Fisher, Executive Director of NETWorks Cooperative Ministry!

“The Art of Neighboring”: Community Discussion Panel hosted by Friends of Refugees

“The Art of Neighboring”

Thursday, January 26, 6:30pm, at the Clarkston Community Center.  Hosted by Friends of Refugees

This is a great opportunity to learn practical ways to be a good neighbor. This event is not meant to be a fundraiser for us, but rather a chance for us to thank, be generous to and connect with YOU, our champions, giving you new tools to use in neighboring. We’ll have guests on the panel from several backgrounds and areas of expertise in neighboring and will be doing the event in partnership with Friends of Refugees, Refuge Coffee Co and the Clarkston Community Center. Click here to register for this free event, or contact Jim Neal at jim_neal@bellsouth.net for more information.

GriefShare, Jan 22-May 7

The Journey of Grief Should Not Be Walked Alone

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A support group for those who grieve the loss of a loved one. The Christ-centered professional program is facilitated by those who have experienced the pain.  Join us to begin the journey from mourning to joy.  

JANUARY 22 – MAY 7

SUNDAYS 5:00-7:00pm, Northlake Forum

REGISTER today:  www.griefshare.org or call Doris Clark in the church office: 770-414-8717, Ex 11. 

Sermon Scripture Text for Sunday, January 22, 2017

Matthew 6:5-14