Tuesday Mornings, 10:00-11:00 am WEEKLY SENIOR PRODUCE MARKET AT SAINT FRANCIS

Weekly Senior Produce Market at Saint Francis Church Center, Fair Oaks

Saint Francis Episcopal Church and Episcopal Senior Communities are proud to bring the first Senior Produce Market to the Fair Oaks, Citrus Heights, Orangevale, Carmichael, Rancho Cordova, Roseville, and Folsom area. We are open every Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 am and located in the Parish Hall of the Saint Francis Church Center.

At Saint Francis, our primary goal through the Senior Produce Market is to provide quality produce at low wholesale prices at the quantities you wish. We are grateful for the Tuesdays where we can interact with and support our neighbors.

We welcome all ages and encourage you to bring friends and family along. We allow orders for special produce!

Location:
Saint Francis Church Center
11430 Fair Oaks Blvd.
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Contact & Additional Information:
(916) 966-2261 or visit our website:
http://www.saintfrancisfairoaks.org/senior-produce-market/

*We apologize for any inconvenience, but this is a cash only market.


ONGOING SPIRITUAL PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Our youth will be the adults of tomorrow.  What kind of adult do you want your child to be?

ANNOUNCING SPIRITUAL PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE (JUNIOR YOUTH AGES 11-15 & YOUTH OVER 15)

The Baha’i Faith in Roseville wishes to announce the availability of the Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment Program and the accompanying training, the “Youth Animator Training.”  These two programs are part of a global initiative, approved and sponsored by the Baha’i Faith at all levels.  It is also an ongoing program, dates for the program are determined as each class sets its own date requirements.

Please click here for our Animator flyer and click on the following links for more details.  Please note this new contact number: 916-771-2138.

AGES 11-15 – JUNIOR YOUTH SPIRITUAL EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM – Engaging the individual during the period of junior youth in programs that seek to enhance their spiritual and intellectual capacities will anticipate the changes that will occur and prepare them to participate positively in the elevation of their lives as individuals and in their communities.

AGES 15 TO 29 – YOUTH ANIMATOR TRAINING – This program is designed to direct adolescents and young adults towards service to humanity.  It is hoped that they will become channels for the flow of the powers of the human spirit: the power of unity, of love, of humble service and of pure deeds.


Sunday, October 8 AN INTERFAITH FORUM ON CLIMATE CHANGE

An Interfaith Forum on Climate Change

Sunday October 8, 2017 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Refreshments and Social Time 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Climate change is one of the great moral issues of our time. Please join us for a multi-faith exploration of our spiritual and moral response to climate change as supported by science. Speakers representing Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist and Unitarian Universalist perspectives will be:

Betsy Reifsnider, St. Francis of Assisi Parish
Theo Goodwin and JoAnn Solov, Congregation B’Nai Israel
Dr. Reem Al Olaby
Dr. Anne Kjemtrup, SALAM Center Susan Orr, President of Sacramento Dharma Center and Facilitator of Sacramento Climate Sangha
Rev. Lucy Bunch, Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento

Moderator: Jon Fish, President of Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento
Introduction by Ruth Ivory-Moore, DC-based Program Director for Energy and Environment for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Promoting

Location:
Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento
2425 Sierra Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95825

Contact & Additional Information:
See our flyer for details.
For more information contact Unitarian Universalist Interfaith Earth Justice at interfaithearth@uuss.org or telephone Christine Bailey at 916-635-8194


Monday, October 9 PRAYER BREAKFAST AND PRAYER LUNCHEON

Common Prayer
Lutheran-Catholic
500th Commemoration of the Reformation

Prayer Breakfast and Prayer Luncheon
“Declaration on the Way”
Church, Ministry & Eucharist

Presenter: Reverend Jason Bense, Pastor
Gethsemane Lutheran Church

Breakfast
Monday, October 9th @ 7:30 AM
St. James Catholic Church
1215 B Street, Davis
(RSVP to Dcn. Joe O’Donnell @ (530) 574-2900 or deaconjoe.sacramento@gmail.com)

Luncheon
Monday, October 9th @ 12:00 Noon
Gethsemane Evangelical Lutheran Church
4706 Arden Way at Mission, Carmichael
(RSVP to Rev. JasonBense @ (916) 915-7320 or jbense@lcorsac.org)


Monday, October 9 COMMON PRAYER SERVICE

~ Come Join Us ~

Common Prayer
From Conflict to Communion
Lutheran-Catholic Commemoration of
the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

Monday, October 9th
7:00 PM

Presiders:
Bishop Mark W. Holmerud, Sierra Pacific Synod
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Jaime Soto, Diocese of Sacramento
Roman Catholic Church

Reception & Light Refreshments following the Prayer Service

Please RSVP to Gina McAdam at (916) 733-0202 or gmcadam@scd.org

Location:
St. John Lutheran Church
1701 L Street, Sacramento


Thursday, October 12 DAY OF DIALOGUE

Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento
Day of Dialogue

Thursday October 12
(Indigenous Peoples Day/Columbus Day)

Topic: A Native Earth: The Oldest World View
Guest: Stan Padilla

6:00pm – Finger Foods
6:30-7:30pm – Dialogue

Moderator: Pastor Dave Lyman

Location:
Parkview Presbyterian Church
727 T Street, Sacramento, CA 95811


October 12-13 SPIRITUAL CARE VOLUNTEERS TRAINING

Kaiser Permanente Sacramento is holding Training Sessions for Spiritual Care Volunteers who are willing to serve at our Medical Center. Our Spiritual Care Volunteers visit patients in their rooms at the hospital, providing a compassionate presence to our patients, their families, and our staff. This is a selfless ministry of encouragement. Training sessions offer support and guidance to those who wish to provide skilled and compassionate spiritual care to our patients, their families, and our staff.

Our two-day training program will be held on Thursday and Friday, October 12 and 13, 2017 from 9:00am-3:30pm. The sessions will be led by the chaplain staff of the Medical Center. Training consists of six two-hour sessions plus experience observing current care providers. Registration is required. Those receiving training must complete Kaiser’s Volunteer process and be available to provide care during regular weekday hours. Please email or phone to receive more information: wade.l.wroten@kp.org, (916) 517-7404.


2017 MOON LECTURE SERIES

Moon Lecture Series at St. Mark’s UMC

The Bob and Dorrie Moon Lecture Series showcases contemporary insights from dynamic speakers and progressive Christian authors and community leaders.

Bob and Dorrie endowed this forum as a gift and challenge to the Sacramento community to think critically and act ethically on important issues of our time.

Nancy Giles
Friday, October 13, 2017, 7:00 pm

CBS Sunday Morning contributor, Comedian, Actress and Self-described “Accidental Pundette”

Click here to see the entire Moon Lecture Series line-up and to purchase online tickets.

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


Tuesday, October 17 SCREENING & DISCUSSION: WAKING IN OAK CREEK

Community Leaders,

I’m writing to extend an invitation to what promises to be a collaborative and meaningful discussion of how the community and law enforcement can work together to combat hate crimes. Please join us on October 17, from 6:00pm-8:00pm, at CSU Sacramento for a panel discussion and Q&A with law enforcement leadership and community advocates, and a special screening of the acclaimed film “Waking in Oak Creek,” which tells the story of the Community of Oak Creek’s unifying and inspiring response to the tragic murder of six worshipers at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in 2012. Please see the attached flyer for complete details.

Pre-registration is required for non-students – seating is limited. Parking is FREE for all attendees with the attached permit. Must follow all rules on permit. Please contact me directly at Sean.Vassar@usdoj.gov or (916) 554-2907 to register or with any questions.

*Please share this invitation with other community members who may be interested in participating.

I hope you will join us for this important gathering and discussion of how we can come and work together to combat hate crimes. I know we would benefit greatly from your participation.

Thank you,

Sean

Sean W. Vassar
Community Outreach Specialist
Hate Crime Task Force Coordinator
United States Attorney’s Office | Eastern District of California


Thursday, October 19 COURT-CLERGY CONFERENCE

Fourth Annual Sacramento Court-Clergy Conference

Thursday, October 19, 8:30-4:00

Please see our registration form for details and send registration information to chettyn@saccourt.ca.gov.

Location:
SALAM Center
4545 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841


Thursday, October 19 INTERFAITH NIGHT OF MUSIC AND THE SPOKEN WORD

6th Annual Interfaith Night of Music and the Spoken Word

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017 – 7:00-8:30pm

Admission is Free!

Sponsored By Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento

See our flyer for details.

Location:
St. Ignatius Loyola Parish
3235 Arden Way Sacramento, CA 95825


Sunday, October 22 LIGHT OF UNITY FESTIVAL

Light of Unity Festival

The Bahá’ís of Placer County are happy to join millions around the world to honor the 200th anniversary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith!

You are cordially invited to join us in celebrating Bahá’u’lláh’s life and His world-embracing message of the oneness of God and oneness of humanity, and His remedies for the ills of humanity today.

Our celebration will include:

  • Prayers and music
  • Short history of Bahá’u’lláh’s life
  • Description of His principles for the world
  • Refreshments, information table and conversation

Sunday, October 22, 2017, 3-5 pm

Location:
Martha Riley Community Library – meeting room,
1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd, Roseville, CA 95747

If you would like to join us, please register here.

Seating is limited to 120 people.

Hosted by the Bahá’í communities in Placer County — your neighbors from Auburn, Granite Bay, Lincoln, Loomis, Rocklin and Roseville!

For information about other local Light of Unity celebrations during the October 21-22 weekend, please click on the following links:

Placer County – Roseville
https://placercounty.local.bahai.us/news/bicentenary-celebration-10137

Sacramento
http://bahaisofsacramento.org/bicentenary/

Elk Grove
https://www.facebook.com/EGBahai/


October 25 2017 SPIRITUAL CARE WEEK SYMPOSIUM

Hospitality:
Cultivating Inclusion

Especially for Hospital, Hospice, Police, Prison,
Senate and Sports Chaplains and other religious
and spiritual leaders in the greater Sacramento area

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 10 am – 3:00 pm

Please see our flyer for details.

Register at: www.eventbrite.com/e/spiritual-care-week-2017-symposium-hospitality-cultivating-inclusion-tickets-36005303833

Location:
UC Davis Medical Center
Cancer Center Auditorium
4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817


Monday, November 6 DOCUMENTARY ON GROUNDBREAKING MONK

Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas Merton

A free showing of a film on the lasting impact of Thomas Merton’s life will be presented Monday, November 6 at 7 pm. The screening is sponsored by the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral located at 2620 Capitol Ave and will be shown at the Cathedral. The filmmaker, Morgan C. Atkinson will be on hand to share thoughts and answer questions after the showing.

Monday November 6, 2017 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Please see our flyer for details. A freewill offering will be taken up to cover travel expenses of the filmmaker. For more information go to www.trinitycathedral.org.

Location:
Trinity Cathedral
2620 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816


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