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Justice Summit

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5-7 p.m., Sunday, October 20
Unity Lutheran Church
1025 Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee
For Congregation Members and Synod Groups concerned about Justice Issues (Spread the word)

Begins with a small meal and then sharing within small or larger groups Phone 414-545-2828

Coordinator Rev. Fred Thomas-Breitfeld of Jackson Park Lutheran, Milwaukee indicates the following is to be covered:
After introductions, share what issues of justice each of them are dealing with in their own committee/organization work.

Lift up the Criminal Justice Statement (recently approved by the Churchwide Assembly) as one issue that affects us all (a recent study just released ranked Wisconsin as #1 in its percentage of incarcerated African-American males (over 12%), with the national average being 6%. How does this tie into our Synod’s support of the 11X15 Campaign???

This is an event sponsored by the Greater Milwaukee Synod Anti-Racism Team helping fulfill the synod vision of
Ignited by God’s Love, Burning for Justice, We Embrace the World

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