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Bishop Johnson encourages everyone to attend the Prison Ministry Workshop!

October 17, 2019

Bishop Johnson encourages everyone to attend the Prison Ministry Workshop!

As a direct follow-up from Dr. Harold Trulear's impassioned presentation at the 2019 Annual Conference in Wilmington, I am thrilled to personally invite you to attend the following workshop by Rev. Denise Strothers on Prison Ministry.  This is an area that touched hearts at the Annual Conference and I hope you will take time to attend this wonderful opportunity to get involved in a life-changing ministry.  Sincerely, Presented by Rev. Denise Strothers is the National Director of Operations, ...

Nanticoke Indian Tribe unveils historic marker in Delaware

October 15, 2019

Nanticoke Indian Tribe unveils historic marker in Delaware

Original story from WMDT MILLSBORO, Del. – There was a symbolic celebration for Indigenous People’s Day in Millsboro, on Monday, as the Nanticoke Indian Tribe held a dedication for its new historic marker. “We were the first inhabitants of the first state but more importantly we’re still here. We still exist. We’re still persevering,” says Bonnie Hall, the chair for the Nanticoke Indian Tribe Commemoration Committee. The marker honors the Askekesky Reservation. “People are aware of us. They are ...

Inaugural EcoFest draws dozens of visitors

October 14, 2019

Inaugural EcoFest draws dozens of visitors

PRESTON, Md. – Dozens of people gathered in Preston on Saturday for a one-of-a-kind event that was all about making our Earth a better place. Event Video “I’m not waiting for somebody else to do something I can do, and that’s what we hope to encourage today,” Suzy Staehlin, Chairperson for EcoFest, said about the event. “EcoFest 2019 is our first ever party. I like to think of it as a party. Its a celebration of the creation of the beautiful world around us.” “We all have so much plastic in ...

Communications Online Training

September 27, 2019

Communications Online Training

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Dreamers’ Story Sharing Tour

September 27, 2019

Dreamers’ Story Sharing Tour

  In partnership with Church and Society and Peninsula-Delaware Conference, DREAMERS -current students at Delaware State University- are engaging with congregations to educate, connect, and build relationships with community members who may not be connected to immigration, or may have questions/concerns from what they hear about immigration.   The goal is to be part of sacred space -through community conversation type forums- allowing for conversation, and exposure to a narrative that may be ...