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Friday, March 17, 2006

ANTS Student E-News - Friday, March 17, 2006 - Event Board

In this message
- New Jobs on the Web Site
- "The Women's Rally to Save Darfur" - March 19, 2006
- Call for Submissions: People of Faith Testimony Book
- Weston Jesuit School of Theology Lecture: A Presentation on Teilhard de Chardin, S.J.
- A Celebration of The Open and Affirming Movement in the UCC - April 2, 2006
- Saturday, April 1 - "Awakening the Dreamer Symposium"

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New Jobs on the Web Site
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Visit the Jobs Board on the ANTS web site at:
http://www.ants.edu/blogs/jobs/index.html

There is a link to the Jobs Board from the ANTS Home page under Student Quick Links in the right column.

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"The Women's Rally to Save Darfur" - March 19, 2006
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Please join Reverend Gloria White-Hammond
for

"The Women's Rally to Save Darfur"

2:00 p.m.
Sunday afternoon
March 19, 2006
At The First Baptist Church
Commonwealth Avenue at Clarendon Street in Boston
immediately followed by a prayer walk and

3:00 p.m. News Conference at The Boston Women's Memorial on The Commonwealth Mall
(between Fairfield and Gloucester Streets)

As many as 400,000 people have died in Sudan's western Darfur region in a conflict the international community has done little to stop.

For more information call Sifa at 503.358.3200

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Call for Submissions: People of Faith Testimony Book
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To be delivered to legislators before the next constitutional convention
Both clergy and laity are encouraged to participate.
This is the single, most powerful and effective way to move hearts and minds to support marriage equality.
Deadline: April 17, 2006
http://www.rcfm.org/advocacy/Testimony.html

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Weston Jesuit School of Theology Lecture: A Presentation on Teilhard de Chardin, S.J.
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Thursday March 23, 2006 from 7:30PM to 9PM in Sherrill Hall; Room 3A

Thomas King, S.J., a member of the theology faculty at Georgetown University, will reflect on the brilliant life and mind of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J., as a missionary to the modern world. The event will take place on the shared campus of Weston Jesuit School of Theology and Episcopal Divinity School, 99 Brattle St., Cambridge. For more information, call (617) 492-1960.

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A Celebration of The Open and Affirming Movement in the UCC - April 2, 2006
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After 20 Years of Open and Affirming
Let¹s Worship and Celebrate

The Open and Affirming (ONA) Settings
In the MA Conference, UCC

Journey, Justice and Joy
Sunday, April 2, 2006

Trinity Church, UCC
Northborough, MA
(handicap accessible)

4:30 pm

Light Refreshments following Service

Free will offering to support MA Conference ONA work

ONA banners may be carried in the processional by a representative from your
church or setting*

Please reply to by March 22 to kacarp@comcast.net
With number of attendees and name of church or setting
*Let us know if you¹ll be bringing a banner

Open and Affirming is the name for congregations and other settings in the
United Church of Christ that have adopted an ONA statement, publicly
welcoming lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people into their full
life and ministry.

Sponsored by the MA Conference ONA Task Force

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Saturday, April 1 - "Awakening the Dreamer Symposium"
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***AN INVITATION FROM THE ECOLOGY MINISTRY****
8:30am-4:00pm
First Parish Church
349 Boston Post Rd
Weston, MA
Admission: $60 per person w/Lunch included
(deep discounts for students available upon request)
"Bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling and socially just human presence on the planet." This event is sponsored by First Parish Church in Weston, MA and co-sponsored by the Ecology Ministry at Andover-Newton Theological School. For more information, please contact the Ecology Ministry at ccabrera@ants.edu OR visit directly www.pachamama.org / e-mail journeys@firstparishweston.org.
More information: http://www.ants.edu/community/events/2006/040106awakening.pdf

ANTS E-news
Karen Brockney
617-964-1100 ext. 225
kbrockney@ants.edu