All activities are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.
Saturday, March 15 – 9:00 am-1:00 pm Winter Farmer’s Market, LSTC refectory. Faith in Place and LSTC’s Green Zone host a chance to get fresh meat, baked goods, honey, preserves, sauces, winter produce—and more! Also participate in children’s activities, chef demonstrations, and classes on gardening, composting, cooking. Download flyer here.
Sundays, March 23, 30, and Apr 6, 13- 2:00-4:00 “The Bible and the Qur’an” Christian-Muslim Course, Islamic Foundation North, Waukegan, IL Registration and fee required.
Professors Ghulam-Haider Aasi and Mark Swanson have taught this (extended) course for many years at LSTC, and they now bring it to north side communities. Download the class flyer here.
Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014, 11:30 am -1:00 pm Rev. Mitri RahebCommon Room, LSTC
The Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb, pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Christmas Church in Bethlehem, Palestine, will visit LSTC on April 1. He will preach in chapel at 11 a.m. Pastor Raheb will make a presentation on Faith in the Face of Empire, his new book, in Room 350. A light lunch will be provided. He will also speak about Bright Stars of Bethlehem, the non-profit organization he leads. All are invited to attend. For more information contact Sara Trumm at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773-256-0708. Download flyer here.
Sunday, Apr 27, 2014, 1:30 pm-4:30 pm Annual Sacred Texts Conference, American Islamic College 640 Irving Park Rd.
Presenters from the three Abrahamic traditions come together to speak on a selected topic in their sacred scriptures, and participate in a discussion with attendees. This year’s theme will be about the visions our sacred texts give us about human wholeness.