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Grace Lutheran Church

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1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626

June 2019

Not Ready for Prime (Pulpit) Time—– fundraiser for the Poor People’s Moral Action Congress

June 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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Evanston Action Group

June 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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September 2019

An Evening of Education and Brainstorming

September 25, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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Join us for an evening of education and brainstorming! Part 1: An Introduction to The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival (First of a three part series) Learn about the history of this powerful movement, poverty and wealth in America, what the PPC is doing now across the country, the fundamental principles of the PPC and the Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March on Washington 6/20/2020. Part 2: How do we talk to others about the…

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November 2019

Growing the Movement

November 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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Join us on Wednesday November 13th at 7:30 at Grace Lutheran Church for a time of sharing ideas and developing possibilities for how to spread the word and build a strong base for the Poor Peoples' Campaign in our area. This gathering will be about brainstorming, strategizing, and building our capacity to move toward our goals, which include taking our education presentations on the road, developing relationships with other organizations, signing people up for the Moral March on Washington June 20, 2020, and…

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An Introduction to The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

November 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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An Introduction to The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival Learn about the history of this powerful movement and the fundamental principles of the campaign. Find out what the PPC is doing now, across the country, and in Illinois, including the We Must Do M.O.R.E. Tour and next year´s Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March on Washington June 20 - 2020. We will also be discussing ways that we can all be more engaged to build the…

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December 2019

—-**CANCELLED**—-Deepening our Understanding of the Movement

December 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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This event is cancelled because of a conflict with the local town hall meeting on reparations. Deepening our Understanding of the Movement Please join us for another inspirational evening as we continue to deepen our understanding and knowledge of the Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival We will learn about: Our shared beliefs as they are laid out in our Fundamental Principles. How we agree to represent the campaign through our Covenant of Non-Violence And what we…

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NEW YEAR’S EVE FUNDRAISER

December 31, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - January 1, 2020 @ 1:00 am
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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* Dance * Celebrate * Support * the Poor People's Campaign on Dec 31 at Grace Lutheran in Evanston, Please RSVP here NEW YEAR'S EVE Fundraiser! This event is wheelchair accessible. FROM THE HOST: Bring an appetizer and your own beverages for you & the kids and we’ll provide dinner & dessert (from vegan to carnivorous)! Suggested donation: $25 for adults $50 for family of 4 + $5 for champagne toast or sparkling cider RSVP by Dec. 20 with number of…

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January 2020

We Cried Power – Sneak Preview

January 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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“We Cried Power,” a compelling documentary by filmmaker Dara Kell, tells the story of a bold new social movement to end poverty in the United States. Inspired by Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1968, the original Poor People’s Campaign was Dr. King’s last great work. Today, a revived Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is carrying forward this work demanding an end to poverty, racism, militarization and ecological devastation. This remarkable sneak preview is an intimate account…

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March 2020

**CANCELLED** Latin Dancing Fundraiser

March 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church, 1430 South Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60626
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Come learn to dance the Salsa and Cha-Cha while supporting the Poor people's Campaign! No experience necessary,  no partner necessary for this one hour lesson followed by open dancing, $15 suggested donation. Cash wine and beer available.

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