Author: emilys

Take Action

In the Darkness and in the Light we are waiting… …And while we wait we will pay attention, we will pray, and we will take action: Petition to keep Illinois open to Syrian Refugees: chipeaceaction.org View & contribute to The Chicago Torture Justice Memorial Project: luckypierre.org Support Chicago Teachers for Social Justice: www.teachersforjustice.org Support frontline workers and low-wage earners more »

Advent Word of the Day

Advent and Christmas Word of the Day Take a photo, write a poem, reflect on how each word is preparing your way during Advent and Christmas. If you post your reflection online, please use the hashtags: #StayWokeAdvent  #holydarkholylight and tag Friendship Presbyterian Church 11/29: Listen 11/30: Act 12/1: Peace 12/2: Honest 12/3: Gather 12/4: Hungry more »

Advent Alternative

What Are You Hoping For? Sundays, December 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd @ 4 PM at the Norwood Park Train Station This December you’re invited to encounter the story of Advent in an unconventional way….Think of it as alternative. As the darkness settles in around us we will explore the rich mystery of the season. We will more »