Monthly archives for October, 2007

God & Empire: A Conversation with John Dominic Crossan

Union Theological Seminary and Auburn Theological Seminary are conducting a public discussion with theologian John Dominick Crossan.  Dr. Crossan is the Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at DePaul University.  He is the author of twenty books on the historical Jesus including the national bestseller, Jesus: A Revolutionary Biography.  His most recent book is, God &…

Latino Leadership Circle: A True Community of People that Celebrate their Humanity

By Rev. Maritza Ortiz Guys (gender inclusive), What transpired last night in our gathering was the true meaning and experience of community celebrating humanity in culture and faith. True liberation only happens when we are intentional in articulating (verbal/non-verbal) layers of pain, guilt, shame, confusion, doubt, anger, sadness, defeat, and burdens that keeps us in…

Metro Hope Church: First Preview Gathering

by Luis Alvarez Church Planters Jose & Mayra Humphreys had their first preview gathering on Sunday, September 23. The gathering took place in Harlem’s National Black Theater. There was a fantastic turn out of well wishers and those seeking a unique church experience. They incorporated media and arts into the gathering. Leslie Rios, an artist…

Latino Leadership Circle to host “The Question of God” Part II

Because of overwhelming interest at the  September 26 viewing of "The Question of God", Latino Leadership Circle will be showing part II of this outstanding film. Participants please feel free to post your comments on the below post regarding your reflections on the movie. We’d love to have an on going conversation. The Question of…