Workshop “a Christian response to immigration”
- Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont St., Lawrence
- Age limit: All ages
On Sunday, February 26, Plymouth will host Edith (Edie) Rasell, the United Church of Christ Minister for Economic Justice, from national UCC headquarters in Cleveland. The Mission Board, with support of the Council, invited Edie to lead a workshop on a Christian response to immigration, kicking off a year-long series of educational opportunities about immigration here at Plymouth Church. The workshop, with small snacks and desserts, will begin at 5:30 pm in the Mayflower Room. Edith will also lead the Social Justice class that morning.
Serving the national UCC staff as Minister for Economic Justice in Justice and Witness Ministries, Rasell works with UCC congregations around the country as well as national and international organizations to bring greater economic justice to people in the U.S. and around the world, especially the poor and marginalized.