Saturday Mornings, 9:00-Noon RELIGIOUS STUDY AND DISCUSSION

Free breakfast at the Sacramento Valley Family Church.

 

The purpose of the study/discussion/fellowship is to explore Unification theology, discover common ground in different faiths, and cultivate a vision for true peace in the world – beginning with ourselves. Participants are encouraged to share their unique perspectives and experiences and values.

 

Location:
Sacramento Valley Family Church, 1832 Tribute Rd., Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95815

 

Contact & Additional Information:
Call or text 916-201-7524
www.sacfamilyfed.org/


Sunday, September 21, 1:00-5:00pm INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE CELEBRATION

Dear Friends -

 

You are all warmly invited to attend the International Day of Peace celebration on Sunday, September 21st from 1 – 5 p.m. at the State Capitol World Peace Rose Garden. This year’s celebration is being organized by the I AM PEACE, a nonprofit organization.  A special activity will be to join hands around the State Capitol in a show of solidarity for peace. There will be something for everyone! …Please bring others, too!…

 

In peace & friendship,
Sylvia Villalobos
Co-Creator/President
International World Peace Rose Gardens
http://www.worldpeacerosegardens.org/

 

Location:
International World Peace Rose Garden, 15th & L Streets, Sacramento, CA

 

Contact & Additional Information:
http://www.iampeace.org/
Click here for a flyer


Thursday, October 9, 7:00-9:00pm INTERFAITH NIGHT OF MUSIC AND THE SPOKEN WORD

Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento

 

PRESENTS

 

4th Annual Interfaith Night of Music and the Spoken Word

 

Inspiring Music and Readings From 16 Faith Groups

 

Thursday, 9 October 2014
7:00pm

 

Free Admission. Click here for a flyer.

 

Location:
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, 1017 11th St, Sacramento, CA 95814


Saturday, October 11, 10:00am-11:30am THE ISIS CRISIS IN THE WORLD

The Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento and the Universal Peace Federation invite you to join with them in a morning discussion:

 

“The ISIS Crisis in the World”

 

Guest Speaker: Imam Qasmi
Vice-President of the California Imams Association

 

Saturday, October 11, 2014
10:00am-11:30am

 

Light Refreshments Served Free Admission/All Faiths Invited To Attend
Click here for a flyer

 

Location:
Sacramento Valley Family Church, 1832 Tribute Road, Suite A, Sacramento 95815

 

Contact & Additional Information:
RSVP: mocjaz@pacbell.net


Saturday, October 11, 5:30pm–8:30pm  HOPE ABIDES 4TH ANNUAL FUNDRAISER DINNER

Hope Abides 4th Annual Fundraiser Dinner

 

Saturday, October 11, 2014
5:30 – 8:30 pm

 

Only $30/person
Dinner, Music & Silent Auction
Indian and American food
veg and non-veg

 

Click here for tickets and table sponsorships

 

Location:
Fremont Presbyterian Church, 5770 Carlson Drive, Sacramento, CA  95819

 

Tickets & Additional Information:
http://www.hopeabides.org/fundraising-dinner.php


Wednesday, October 15, 5:30pm-8:00pm CARE FOR CREATION CONFERENCE


Care For Creation Conference October 15, 2014

 

Please join us for a stimulating discussion on Creation Care.

 

5:30    Food/Conversation: All in attendance

 

Start

 

6:00   Jon Fish:  Welcome/Introductions – Prayer on the Event Approach: Creation and Earth. The importance of teaching “Creation Care” in our congregations.   6:15   Rob Beggs: Basics Of Climate Imbalance Approach: Specifics on impacts to water/drought in California and around the world, impacts to the poor, impacts on severe storms and wildfires, threats to the economy and national security.

 

6:45    Christine Bailey:  Respect For The Future  Approach: The importance of water.  What we are facing — a changing climate is troublesome.  On the flip side, working with good people to do something to help build up the community, love, etc., — examples of some who are doing this.  We can provide resources (speakers, contacts, etc.) for faith groups who would like to take up this matter.

 

7:10    Q & A – Moderator: Jon Fish

 

7:30    Blessing on our approaches and community — Rabbi Nancy Wechsler-Azen

 

End

 

Please click here for our flyer.

 

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom 4746 El Camino Ave, Carmichael, CA 95608


Saturday, October 18, 8:30am – 12noon UNDERSTANDING CHRISTIANITY

The Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento

 

Presents

 

UNDERSTANDING CHRISTIANITY

 

The First in a Yearly Series on Our Religions: Understanding Judaism, Understanding Islam, Understanding Buddhism, to follow…

 

- The relevance of Christianity in our world
- Who is Jesus Christ?
- Who are the Christians in Greater Sacramento?
- Christianity in California – The Year 2040

 

This Is A Free Event – All Are Invited To Attend
Click here for a flyer

 

Saturday, October 18, 2014 8:30am – 12noon

 

Location:
St. Ignatius Catholic Church, 3245 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95825


Saturday, October 18, 1:00pm-4:00pm HEIFER BEYOND HUNGER CELBRATION

This year marks the 70th anniversary of Heifer International.

 

Imagine– 70 years and over 20 million families lifted from poverty to self-reliance!  Heifer’s successes can be attributed to hundreds of communities around the world–your church prominent among them–who are committed and caring partners sharing the vision of a just and sustainable world free from hunger and poverty.

 

During this anniversary year, in country-wide regional celebrations named Beyond Hunger, individuals, civic groups and faith communities like yours are invited to celebrate the progress being made in lifting up the problem of food insecurity and Heifer’s unique community development solution.

 

Sacramento Area Heifer Volunteers will serve as host for Beyond Hunger.   Click on this flyer and news release for details.

 

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 1:00-4:00 pm

 

Location:
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 2391 St. Mark’s Way, Sacramento, CA 95864.


Sunday, October 19, 4:00-5:00pm PRAYER FOR PEACE

The Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento

 

Invites You To Attend

 

A “Prayer For Peace”

Interfaith Worship Service

 

 Sunday, October 19, 2014 4:00-5:00pm

 

Click here for a flyer

 

Location:
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 2391 St Marks Way, Sacramento, CA 95864


Friday, October 29, 8am-5pm WHAT ABOUT THE CHILDREN?

Children Exposed to Domestic Violence Conference

 

This conference is for anyone who is interested in understanding the impact of violence on a child’s development through both a brain-based approach and behavioral understanding of trauma.

 

Conference fee: $15 CEUs $10
Click here for a flyer

 

Friday, October 29, from 8am-5pm

 

Location:
Citrus Heights Community Center 6300 Fountain Square Dr, Citrus Heights, CA

 

Contact & Additional Information:
info@acommunityforpeace.org


November 6 & 12,  9am-4pm CLASS: MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

In keeping with our New Social Contract, United Advocates for Children and Families has launched a spirituality and mental health initiative: Faith Share 360°.

 

We offer a complimentary class on Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)… a national education program that helps the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. MHFA is managed, operated, and disseminated by three national authorities: National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Missouri Department of Mental Health. A certified trainer on staff will teach the classes.

 

Thursday, November 6: 9am-4pm (Continental breakfast and lunch served) or

Wednesday, November 12: 9am-4pm (Continental breakfast and lunch served)

 

Please send your email address. We will send a registration form. Classes will be held in our Hdqtrs Training Center  in Sacramento. The class requires a minimum of 10 participants/a maximum of 20. Each will receive a certificate that is recognized by the three agencies listed above.

 

Please visit our website http://www.uacf4hope.org/ — click the “About Us” tab, then “Faith Share 360°” tab on the dropdown menu for additional information.

 

Danny Martinez

United Advocates for Children and Families

2035 Hurley Way,  Suite 290

Sacramento, CA 95825

(916) 643-1530

dmartinez@uacf4hope.org


Tuesday, November 11, 10:30am-11:30am VETERANS DAY RECOGNITION


Recognition of Veterans and a Day of Patriotism and Thanksgiving

Veterans are encouraged to wear military insignia, hats, & jackets.

 

This event is FREE to the public!

 

10:30-11:30 a.m.

 

Location:
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, 1017 11th St., Sacramento, CA  95814

 

Sponsored by:
the Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento
“All faiths. All people. All the time.”

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