”Whoever kills a person [unjustly] … it is as though he has killed all mankind. And whoever saves a life, it is as though he has saved all mankind.” (Holy Qur’an, 5:32)
WE WALK TOGETHER Charlotte will be out on the streets again next week! Please join us as we link footsteps in conversation and understanding. All are Welcome! Bring friends!Click to email for next date and location.
The Charlotte CROP Walk supports the grassroots, hunger-fighting efforts of Church World Service in 40+ counties across the globe as well as local hunger and poverty fighting programs in the Charlotte community.Sunday, October 18, 2:30pm (Independence Park, 300 Hawthorne Ln, Charlotte, NC 28204)
A one day conference to inform and engage our community in a clear understanding of “Implicit Bias” and its contribution to the disparities and disproportionality in our community and systems.
Friday, October 23, 8:30am-5:00pm (Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd., Charlotte, NC 28216)
This seminar will include topics such as personal safety, building security, and active shooter responses. Register to attend.Friday, October 23, 9:00am – 12 noon (Charlotte Fire Department Headquarters, 500 Dalton Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28206)</em)
Premiere and panel discussion of a 10 minute supplement to the award-winning documentary “Souls of Our Students” which focuses on three transgender students and provides perspectives from a parent and a teacher.Thursday, October 29, 11:30am (Wells Fargo Auditorium at Knight Theater, 430 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202)
Join the Tashi Kyil Tibetan Monks from Labrang Tashikyil Refugee Monastery in India to learn chants and meditation from the Tibetan tradition, to hear a dharma talk on the Four Noble Truths, and to learn about their lives as monks, two of whom escaped from Tibet.Wednesday, November 18, 7:00pm (Park Road Baptist Church Campus, 3900 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209)
The Heart Gallery of America is a collaborative project designed to increase the number of adoptive families for children needing homes in our community.Your House of Faith is invited to feature the Mecklenburg County Heart Gallery Exhibit for an event or for 1 month. Please contact Whitney Johnson at 980-314-4144.