Exploring Vital Ministry for African American Churches with The Rev. Dr. Jacqui King
A Dinner and Seminar Hosted by the Philadelphia Mission ConneXion for African-American Clergy, Local Church Leaders and Laity in Philadelphia
What is gentrification? How is my community transforming ministry needs and expectations? Who is God calling us to serve? Our focus will be reconnecting with surrounding communities through prayer, process and people.
Make sure to:
· Bring your MissionInsite Executive Summary to set the framework.
· Review these materials on gentrification before you come: Gentrification map and data http://www.governing.com/gov-data/philadelphia-gentrification-maps-demographic-data.html
Gentrification in Philly http://philly.curbed.com/2016/8/4/12366714/philadelphia-gentrifying-neighborhoods-jonathan-tannen
Pew Trusts Article (highlights impact on African-American communities) http://www.pewtrusts.org/~/media/assets/2016/05/philadelphias_changing_neighborhoods.pdf
Register online at https://epaumc.churchcenteronline.com/registrations/events/60424
Please make sure to note any special dietary needs or allergies.
Registration closes Friday, April 21st
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (215) 878-4607