November Adult Education Sunday Series: Focus on Poverty

Our Adult Christian Education Committee is offering a discussion and speaker series during November on Sunday mornings at 9am. The series, with leadership from Linda Poverty.Nov.2015.EducationSeries.Elrick and Steve Hyde, of our Adult Education Committee, will examine the realities and impact of poverty from various perspectives, using a variety of resources and welcoming three special guests into this important conversation:
November 8 at 9am: Linda Elrick and Steve Hyde will discuss research on the root causes of poverty;
November 15 at 9am: Wanda Hines, the Director of JUMP – the Joint Urban Ministry Project and former Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf Director will discuss paths out of poverty;
November 22 at 9am: our own Rev. Tom Taylor who will discuss poverty and theology;
November 29 at 9am: our own Danielle Rochford who will discuss poverty and disabilities. Danielle serves on the national UCC Disabilities Ministries Board of Directors.

http://firstchurchburlington.org/files/2015/10/Poverty.Nov_.2015.EducationSeries..pdf

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