The Cool Congregations Energy Savings Webinar

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Join North Carolina Interfaith Power & Light, a program of the Council's Eco-Justice Connection initiative, for a webinar on how you can take your congregational sustainability practices to the next level! Learn about how you can compete in a national competition to earn recognition and a $1,000 award, how to access valuable energy savings resources, and how […]

Peacemaking Summit to Prevent Gun Violence

First Presbyterian Church, Raleigh 112 S. Salisbury Street,, Raleigh, NC, United States

Gun Violence Prevention What You Can Do to Advocate for Change Join us for a Peacemaking Summit to raise awareness on what can be done to prevent gun violence and empower people to take action. Saturday includes a variety of breakout groups, keynote address by Gerald Tate - Director of N.C. Office of Violence Prevention, […]

Cardiac Arrest Awareness for Faith Communities

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Join us as we learn how to prepare for and respond to cardiac arrest incidences as communities of faith! Duke Clinical Research Institute is working on a clinical trial focused on improving cardiac arrest survival in North Carolina. Cardiac arrest is when the heart stops suddenly due to an electrical problem. 356,000 cardiac arrests happen […]

Creation Care Alliance Retreat & Symposium

Montreat Conference Center 401 Assembly Drive, Montreat, NC, United States

Join Creation Care Alliance for their 2024 Retreat & Symposium. This year's theme is “Sacred Symbiosis," where presentations, workshops, and conversations will explore the relationships needed to build and nurture justice for all creation–human and non-human. This retreat is designed with congregational lay leaders, environmental professionals,  and clergy in mind. Whether new to creation care […]

How Healthy is Your Health Ministry?

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When is the last time you’ve done a check-up or upgrade on the work being done to promote health and wholeness in your congregation and community? This webinar will explore resources that can be used to assess the relevance of existing program offerings and the community needs identified by local health care providers, local government, […]

NC Faith and Democracy Initiative Launch

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Join NC Network for Faith, Safe & Secure Elections for the official launch of the NC Faith and Democracy Initiative. This initiative is aimed to foster peace and dialogue in a polarized climate. Rev. Dr. Gary Mason, key figure in North Ireland's peace process, will be the featured speaker. Click here for the Zoom link. […]

Mass Poor People’s and Low Wage Workers’ State House Assembly and Moral March on Raleigh and to the Polls

North Carolina State Capitol 1 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC, United States

The N.C. General Assembly have slashed taxes for the wealthy and corporations, promoted a culture of fear and hate, failed to fully fund public education, and cut protections for the most vulnerable North Carolinians. Join the Poor People's Campaign for a Moral March on Raleigh! Participants will be marching to lift up the issues of […]

Recovering Hope Conference

Smith Hall of Health Sciences, Campbell University 4350 US Hwy 421 S, Lillington, NC, United States

In recognition of our legacy and deep commitment to faith communities in our region, in response to the critical need to respond to the overdose crisis, and in keeping with our presidential mandate to “lead with purpose,” join us for a conference that will help empower faith leaders to mobilize their communities to prevent harmful […]

2024 North Carolina Farmworker Institute

The NC Farmworker Institute (NCFWI) Planning Committee invites you to save the date for the NC Farmworker Institute 2024. The NC FWI is an annual gathering of people and organizations from around North Carolina to discuss farmworker issues, share experiences, and explore new collaborations. Attendees include legal and health service providers, researchers, advocates, students, and representatives […]

Faith in Action: Navigating and Responding to the Opioid Crisis through Faith Response

Lincolnton Health Department 200 Gamble Dr., Lincolnton, NC, United States

Discover a path of action for faith communities in the face of the opioid crisis through our Faith in Action Workshop. Participants will understand the depth of the opioid crisis within your community and uncover strategic avenues for your faith community’s impactful response. Hosted by the Council’s Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative, this event […]

Forum on Religion, Ethics & Law in a Time of Planetary Crisis and Political Decline

Binkley Memorial Baptist Church 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Join us at Binkley Baptist Church for an engaging Forum featuring Karenna Gore, Executive Director of the Center for Earth Ethics at Union Theological Seminary, Herman Greene, President of the Center for Ecozoic Studies, William Barber, III, Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Beacon Initiative, and our very own Susannah Tuttle, Eco-Justice Connection Director. They […]

Faith Health Connection: Exploring Dementia Support in Congregations

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Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative and the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina for an informative webinar on ways that faith communities can support caregivers and those with dementia. Our featured speakers will provide valuable and practical advice for congregations, as well as information on free trainings and other resources. Click here to […]

Workers Memorial Day

Bicentennial Plaza 1 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC, United States

Together on Workers Memorial Day, we will raise our collective voices to win stronger safety and health protections in our workplaces and stronger job safety and health laws. Join us for a press conference and solemn memorial service during which participants will toll a bell 217 times - once for each person in North Carolina […]

Living Healthy with Chronic Disease

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Join our Partners in Health and Wholeness initiative alongside Vivian Gettys of Healthy Aging NC to learn about evidence-based Chronic Disease Self-Management Education programs. Participants will learn how your health ministry can partner with Healthy Aging NC to empower members of your faith community to “Live Healthy with Chronic Disease.” Click here to register.

Breathe Easy: Efficient Buildings and Healthy Air

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Join Breathe Again Collaborative for a webinar teaching participants practical strategies for lowering your utility bills, saving money, and reducing pollution. Featured speakers include Jerry Lawson, National Manager, ENERGY STAR at EPA, and Stephen Geusman, Technical Director at WERiSE. Whether you're interested in reducing your environmental impact or simply looking to cut costs, this webinar is […]

Confronting Christian Nationalism: Understanding the Threat and Knowing How to Respond

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Join us for an important and timely discussion addressing the double-edged threat of Christian Nationalism to our state and our faith. It is a threat to the founding principles of our democracy, and it is also a threat to the integrity of the Christian Gospel. Participants will learn how to recognize Christian nationalism, often disguised […]