Exploring faces and solutions to eliminate poverty
The people of the NC Conference are invited to the “Poverty in Appalachia Mission Event.” This is a holistic event exploring the faces of poverty and equipping participants to engage in lifestyles and solutions to eliminate poverty. The event is hosted by First Broad Street United Methodist Church, Kingsport, Tenn. The invitation is from Bishop James Swanson of the Holston Conference.
The event will begin at noon on Friday, Sept. 11 and will conclude with a worship service at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12. Cost is $18 per person if registered by Aug. 31, $20 if registering after that date. (This will include Friday supper, Saturday breakfast and lunch.)
For those interested in more information about this event or to register, contact Danny Howe in the mission office at First Broad Street UMC, 423-224-1531 or by e-mail: email@example.com. The website is Abolishing Poverty.