Join with other people of faith * Learn, experience, grow
Become an advocate for justice * Connect into existing networks
How did we get here?
Experiential learning facilitated by BIPOC educators
LIFE AND FAITH:
The Current Climate
Includes trainings in the areas of community organizing and local government
As Defined in the Margins
Includes consultation for your congregation's reparations ministry
Each year of the ACTION Project includes
- MONTHLY COMMUNITY ACTION plenary gatherings with other participants and a trained ACTION educator
- MONTHLY COHORT MEETINGS for the group from your congregation, led by your Pastor, with additional support for BIPOC participants
- MONTHLY BIBLE STUDY AND SUPPORT for Pastors of participating congregations as they lead and to offer ideas about connecting faith and justice in the pulpit
- WEEKLY ACTION INVITATIONS for you to listen, explore, and connect this work to life in your community
Congregations pay $3500 annually to host a cohort
+ each participant pays $300 annually
FEES ENSURE COMPENSATION FOR TRAINED EDUCATORS AND COVER THE EXPENSE OF PROVIDING UNIQUE EXPERIENCES EACH YEAR
Join at the beginning of any year.
Commit to the three-year journey or one year at a time.
Want to know more? Contact ACTIONProject@MNChurches.org
Presented by REV. JIA STARR BROWN, ACTION CREATOR in collaboration with the Minnesota Council of Churches