The Blog of the Mecklenburg Interfaith Network


22 May 2020

Caring for Our Communities and Neighbors Together

by LeDayne McLeese Polaski / No Comments

Many of our member congregations have joined together on this statement proclaiming that love of neighbor will guide our decisions about how and when our faith communities will come together face to face again. Though signatures are no longer being collected, you are welcome and encouraged to use this language in your communications and to […]

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15 May 2020

May 14 Faith, Community and Nonprofit Leader Meeting

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MeckMIN Leader Meeting Minutes May 14  50+ participants  OPENING PRAYER   The Book of Common Prayer (1928), in the burial service, says, “in the midst of life we are in death” not to frighten but to liberate us with truth. . . . When the morning comes, we give thanks for it, upon our first awareness and […]

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8 May 2020

MECK MIN LEADER MEETING MAY 7, 2020

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            Opening Reflection:  Ayya Sudhamma: The Buddha’s frequent advice in brief to “do no evil, undertake what is good, and purify the mind” becomes more clearly relevant; though it applies well to all circumstances, the accessibility of this brief advice during times of stress, and its promise of empowerment and healing, even joy, make it resonate […]

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5 May 2020

2020 Community Leader Awards Breakfast

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Join MeckMIN, the Mecklenburg Metropolitan Interfaith Network, as we honor local leaders committed to building bridges of understanding, compassion and justice. ~ Sydnor Thompson, Jr. Community Leader Award Recipient ~ Rev. Susan Suarez Webster Central United Methodist Church ~ Bridge Builder Award Recipients ~ Nikola Taylor & Marsha Kelly Migrant Assistance Project (MAP) ~ Beth […]

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