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Faith Linking in Action News – 8/1/2016

Faith Linking in Action 

Two years ago, a dozen congregations including St. Patrick’s joined together and set out to listen to their members and neighbors about their challenges, fears, concerns and dreams. Now, after having researched the concerns we heard, taken action, and reflected on what we learned, we are going back to the start of our cycle—we are gearing up for an August 2016 Listening & Relationship-Building Campaign, a collaborative effort of Faith Linking in Action and Food AND Medicine. YOU are invited to be a part of this effort:

Help Faith Linking in Action to connect with our community, learn about their concerns and identify new leaders and issues.

SAVE THE DATES

Listening Campaign Training & Launch Sessions (come to either–content same both dates)

Thursday , August 4 5:30-8pm Includes Dinner

OR

Monday, August 8 Noon-3pm Includes Lunch

RSVP to martin@foodandmedicine.org or 989-5850 or maryann_perry@hotmail.com or 570-3113

Child Care & rides available

Our Listening Campaign will happen in many places–within congregations, at food pantries and community meals, and through outreach to the many individuals we have made contact with through our issue work over the past year. This Training Will include:

Practice of active listening skills

Overview of goals, tools, and data-collection process for Faith Linking in Action-Food AND Medicine Listening Campaign

Work session to make a plan for where, how and when to connect with and listen to members of your community

St. Patrick's Episcopal Church - Brewer, Maine | A member of The Episcopal Diocese of Maine, The Episcopal Church, and the Worldwide Anglican Communion