Environmental Justice Program, Part II

Real EJ Work: CASE STUDIES– Pathways, Not Projects”

Monday, September 13, 2021
from 6:45 till 8:00 PM on ZOOM!

Join us for enlightening presentations of what EJ work looks like with our expert panel in 3 different regions of the state doing the real work of empowering solutions from within the communities for the long haul.
Panelists for this session are Reverend Leo Woodberry, New Alpha Community Development Corporation in the PeeDee; Erniko Brown, Chairperson of the Environment and Climate Justice Committee of the SC State Conference NAACP & Organized Uplifting Resources and Strategies (OURS) in the Upstate; and Omar Muhammad, Low Country Alliance for Model Communities (LAM-C) in the Low Country.

Pre-register Here:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEtd-irrTksG93wsChmM3gQzSsvpEKuati1

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Eliminate Nuclear Weapon

Please consider adding your name to the letter to President Biden from the Sierra Club Nuclear Weapons Grassroots Team.   When you click on the link, you will see an opportunity to add your name and comments as well as other actions you can take.The Biden administration is undergoing a Nuclear Posture Review process so it is especially important to contact him now. Mark Muhich from the Nuclear Weapons Grassroots Team will present a Columbia Friends
Second Hour Zoom program on this topic on April 18 th , 2021 at 11:30.

sign petition here: https://addup.sierraclub.org/campaigns/tell-president-biden-back-from-the-nuclear-weapons-brink/petition

Join us on zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2934909472

Spiritual Journey: Elaine

Elaine Frick

Columbia Friends have been hearing spiritual journeys of our members and attenders for several years as part of our Second Hour Programs.   Telling spiritual journeys is somewhat of a Quaker tradition.   

The following blog is a good start in beginning to understand the benefits of this practice:
https://awholeheart.com/2012/12/10/ten-elements-of-the-quaker-spiritual-journey-2/


Elaine, who is the Clerk of the Friend’s Book Club and our librarian, was the facilitator for the discussion of the book:

Our Life is Love: the Quaker Spiritual Journey by Marcelle Martin. 

 Please join us to hear her own spiritual journey for our second hour program November 15th.