Join our Climate Justice Ministry for supper at 6:30 pm and a 7pm screening of Redefining Prosperity. “Once a place whose essence was individualism, competition and extractive industries, Nevada City is now moving toward a future of solidarity, stewardship, and livelihoods based on renewable resources, husbandry and sustainability.“
The Nicaraguan political crisis of 2018 killed 317 people and had disastrous economic consequences. On May 19, we’ll be joined by Sarah Woodard of the Center for Development in Central America (CDCA), a community that works to alleviate poverty and encourages sustainable economic development, organic agriculture, education, and health care. Sarah will be introduced by Grace Sweetser, a young adult who grew up at St. Anne’s and spent six months working with CDCA.
Together with St. John’s Episcopal Church in Beverly Farms and NuDay Syria, the Church Service League of St. Anne’s has collaborated with the Syrian Refugee Mission of the North Shore to support the Future Generation High School for Girls at Samarda, Syria. Guest speakers from St. John’s will join us to discuss their work on this important cause.
This year’s half-day Eucharist Retreat is planned as preparation for a First Eucharist, and also for all children who’d like to bake bread with us! We’ll see a presentation called “The Origin of the Eucharist” and a have a visit with Kate at the altar rail. We will make Eucharist bread for Sunday services, as well as flowers arrangements and candles for the opening procession on March 31 at the 10 am service.
Join the Climate Justice Ministry for Awake: A Dream from Standing Rock. Awake captures the story of Native-led defiance that forever changed the fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet.