strut
Home   strut strut Contact strut strut strut Search
 
news banner
green spacer
  strut
News for the Common Good
Welcoming the Stranger
MCC Blog

 
strut
strut  
  News and events > News for the Common Good > December 2016
 

News for the Common Good

"News for the Common Good" is an electronic newsletter whose purpose is to build the common good in the world by sharing items of interest to the Minnesota community. We emphasize cross-pollination and bridge-building between faith, broader nonprofit, and other social sectors.

To read the current "News for the Common Good" issues, click on the headings below. You can also check out our archived issues.

Want to receive the "News for the Common Good?" Subscribe here.

This Month's Newsletters

December 21, 2016

 

In this Issue

News  
   Video games and neighbors can both teach us empathy
   Growing opportunity gap
   Racial justice is imperative for the church
   You could office in the Minnesota Church Center
     
Upcoming Events 
   Healing Stories: In Search of Light
   Regional Discernment Retreat
   Recharge: Youth Leadership Conference
   Collegeville Writing Workshops
 
Make a Difference
   Making room for refugees

Resources
   How to be last
   Using sports, yoga, and dance to teach religion
   A banner year for religion onscreen
   Progressive churches experience "Trump Bump"
   Grant: Vital Worship
   Grant: Pastoral Internships
   Grant: Mentoring for Young Adults
   Grant: Vocational Resources
   Grant: National Clergy Renewal Program
   Scholarship: Bright Lights
 
Employment    
   Refugee Program Specialist: Housing Specialist
   Interim Executive Director
   Minister of Music
   Nursery Care Provider
   Processing Center Management

Looking Forward  
   JRLC Day on the Hill
   Ecumenical Advocacy Days
   National Workshop on Christian Unity

December 7, 2016 

In this Issue

News  
   Alternative routs for Dakota Access Pipeline to be explored
   What can you do if democracy is in danger?
   Subject: Hope. Teacher: You.
   Amidst hostile national rhetoric, Refugee Services see good surge
   If the Supreme Court is talking about racial justice, you should too
   You could office in the Minnesota Church Center
     
Upcoming Events 
   Immigration: Welcoming the Stranger?
   La Natividad at In the Heart of the Beast Theatre
   German Ecumenical Advent Service
   Recharge: Youth Leadership Conference
 
Make a Difference
   Give the gift of gift cards
   Christians have new tool to respond to hate

Resources
   What makes a team effective?
   Why so many American Christians don't understand protest
   Atheist billboard: "Skip church this Christmas"
   Post-election prophets
   Grant: Vital Worship
   Grant: Vocational Resources
   Grant: National Clergy Renewal Program
 
Employment    
   Associate Director of Refugee Services
   Accounting Clerk
   Processing Center Management
   Nursery Care Provider

Looking Forward  
   Collegeville Writing Workshops
   JRLC Day on the Hill
   Ecumenical Advocacy Days
   National Workshop on Christian Unity

Archives

2016
January 2016, February 2016, March 2016, April 2016, May 2016, June 2016, July 2016, August 2016, September 2016, October 2016, November 2016

2015
January 2015, February 2015, March 2015, April 2015, May 2015, June 2015, July 2015, August 2015, September 2015, October 2015, November 2015, December 2015

2014
January 2014, February 2014, March 2014, April 2014, May 2014, June 2014, July 2014, August 2014, September 2014, October 2014, November 2014, December 2014

2013
January 2013, February 2013, March 2013, April 2013, May 2013, June 2013, July 2013, August 2013, September 2013, October 2013, November 2013, December 2013

2012
January 2012, February 2012, March 2012, April 2012, May 2012, June 2012, July 2012, August 2012, September 2012, October 2012, November 2012, December 2012

2011
January 2011, February 2011, March 2011, April 2011, May 2011, June 2011, July 2011, August 2011, September 2011, October 2011, November 2011, December 2011

   
strut
strut
strut
JRLC's "Day on the Hill" at the Capitol Rotunda
strut
strut strut strut
 
strut  
 

© 2012 Minnesota Council of Churches
122 Franklin Avenue West, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Voice: 612-870-3600 strutFax: 612-870-3622strutmcc@mnchurches.org