A Look Ahead
FutureChurch and Other Important Programs
July 18, 2007: Cleveland FutureChurch Annual Mary of Magdala Celebration on Untold Stories of Women in the Bible and Lectionary, with Kim Langley. 7:00 p.m. Light of Hearts Villa, Bedford, OH. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 216-228-0869 for information.
July 21, 2007: The Hidden Women of Scripture: An Interfaith Celebration. Rabbi Alicia Magal and Sr. Christine Schenk CSJ, will speak. Rev. Mary Piotrowski of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church will preside at the interfaith service. 8:30AM to 1:30PM at St. Andrew’s, 100 Arroyo Pinon Drive, Sedona, AZ. Space is limited. $20 includes lunch and materials. Call Barbara Litrell, 928-649-0135 or email@example.com.
July 22, 2007: International Celebrations of the Feast of St. Mary of Magdala. Download our free celebration and organizing kit or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, October 18, 2007: October 18, 2007: FutureChurch 17th Annual Benefit: “Questing for the Living God,” Dr. Elizabeth Johnson CSJ 5:30 p.m, Windows on the River, Cleveland, OH. (See ad)
November 2-4, 2007: Call To Action National Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Keynote speakers include Richard Rodriguez, PBS News Hour Essayist; Author Dr. Jamie Phelps, Institute for Black Studies, New Orleans; Dr. Eddie Moore, Founder of White Privilege Conference. Register online at www.cta-usa.org or call 773-404-0004.
November 3, 2007: Women and the Word: Synod 2008. Put Women Back in the Biblical Picture. FutureChurch’s Sr. Chris Schenk will discuss practical strategies for biblical inclusivity and collate your input for presentation to U.S. delegates to the 2008 Synod on the Word. CTA National Conference. Register online at www.cta-usa.org or call 773-404-0004.
November 3, 2007: Organizing to Preserve Vibrant Parishes. Panel: Fr. Gerry Bechard of Detroit’s Elephants in the Living Room Peter Borre: Boston’s Council of Parishes, and a representative from Toledo’s United Parishes and Sr. Chris Schenk of FutureChurch. Learn organizing strategies to proactively preserve viable parishes in your diocese and/or resist unjust closures. CTA National Conference. Register online at www.cta-usa.org or call 773-404-0004.
November 3 & 4, 2007: Celebrating Hidden Women of the Lectionary. FutureChurch’s Emily Holtel-Hoag and Barbara Litrell of the St. John Vianney Celebrating Women Witnesses ministry, Sedona, AZ will co-preside. The service was created by Maggie Albo for FutureChurch’s international Mary of Magdala celebrations in 2007-2008 as part of the Women and the Word: Synod 2008 campaign “to put women back in the biblical picture.” CTA National Conference. Register online at www.cta-usa.org or call 773-404-0004.
17th Annual FutureChurch Benefit
October 18, 2007
Cocktails, Dinner & Silent Auction
Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ
for the Living
Windows on the River
Tickets: $60 per person
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Please call 216-228-0869,
ext. 6 or
for more information
The following underwriter opportunities are available:
Invitation underwriter: $2,500
Cocktail reception underwriter: $2,000
Paul the Apostle Circle: $1,000
Phoebe, Deacon of Cenchraea Circle: $750
Clare of Assisi Circle: $250
Catherine of Siena Circle: $150
The following program advertising opportunities are available:
Inside page or back cover full-page ad: $300
Full-page ad: $200
Half-page ad: $100
Business card ad: $75