2014 Season of Peace “Peace through Forgiveness” Through September 21
The ASU Multicultural Center presents "Peace Through Forgiveness" through Sept. 21st. Listed below are the events and contacts for more information.
Friday, 12th 7:30 p.m. – Synagogue Service – Congregation Beth Israel – 1825 W. Beauregard – 374-8940 with a focus on forgiveness by Ami Mizell-Flint.
Saturday, 13th 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Buddhist Insight Meditation Retreat focused on forgiveness – Unity Church of Christianity – 5237 S. Bryant – 651-6830. Conducted by Rev. Janie Kelley.
Tuesday, 16th 6:00 p.m. – 9 p.m. Documentary and Conversation over Soup Supper – “Forgiving Dr. Mengele” –Angelo State University-CJ Davidson Conference Center: The story of Eva Kor, a Holocaust survivor and her journey of forgiveness. Facilitated by The Gathering, United Church of Christ. Soups prepared by Rashda Khan.
Thursday 18th 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Stories of Reconciliation – Stephens Central Library – Community Room – 113 W. Beauregard Clifton Truman Daniel, Grandson of Harry S. Truman will discuss his journey of building relationships with the Japanese people since the atomic bombing of Hiroshima/Nagasaki during President Truman’s term. Dr. Linda L. White will share her journey of reconciliation with the murderer of her daughter, Cathy.
Friday 19th 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. – Stage Reading and Forgiveness Workshop – Emmanuel Episcopal Church – Emmanuel Great Room– 3 S. Randolph. Rais Bhuiyan, one of 3 people and the only survivor, shot by Mark Anthony Storman tell their story of forgiveness in an interview performed by local actors.
Sunday 21st 6:30 p.m. International World Day of Peace: Burning Bowl Closing Ceremony: - Unity Church of Christianity – 5237 S. Bryant Blvd. – 651-6830. An opportunity to let go of that which is keeping you bound to your pain and suffering. Facilitated by Rev. Janie Kelley.
For more information call: Becky Benes at 325-949-1450 or Deb Michalewicz at 325-656-4594 or go to Peace Ambassadors Facebook page.