Gun Violence Prevention Panel

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Gun Violence Prevention Panel

A panel will empower participants to take practical actions that promote a safer community. A light lunch will be provided free of charge, but please register so we can plan accordingly. Panelists include Juliet Kuehnle, Sun Counseling and Wellness; David Jacobs, M.D., A Way Forward; Tracie Campbel, Office of Violence Prevention at Mecklenburg County; and Rev. Dr. Rodney Sadler. Sign up for childcare here.

Representatives from the following gun violence prevention activist organizations will also be on site:

1. Moms Demand Action and  ATF proposal to close online and gun show background check loopholes

2. March Fourth

3. YourNeighborsForChange

Note: This series will not seek to advocate for or against gun ownership or align with any particular political agenda.

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ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL SERIES

October 15, 22, 29 | 9:45 a.m. | WFH Overflow and Zoom
Adults will participate in a three-week Sunday School series to focus on God’s call to value human lives, the impact of gun violence in Charlotte, grappling with emotional reactions, and envisioning an alternative way forward. | Zoom link | Contact

YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL SERIES

October 15, 22, 29, November 5 | 9:45 a.m. | Youth Rooms
(will join adults on October 15 in WFH Overflow then meet October 22, 29, and November 5 in the Youth rooms)

PLOWSHARES BOOK READ AND DISCUSSION

October 26 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Zoom
Plowshares Book Club will discuss “Common Ground: Talking About Gun Violence in America” by Donald Gaffney, pastor, Sandy Hook alumnus, and gun owner, who encourages honest conversation and offers a way forward for those who wish to work for a common solution. Books will be available for purchase for $10 after worship on October 1 and 8.

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Date: October 29, 2023Time: 12:15 pm - 2:00 pmLocation: Wood Fellowship HallOrganizer: Advocacy: Gun Violence Prevention SubcommitteePrice: FreeMinistry: Churchwide

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