From the South Carolina Christian Action Council: A Concert for Remembrance of Gun Homicide Victims
A CONCERT FOR REMEMBRANCE OF GUN HOMICIDE VICTIMS
Sunday, September 25, 2016
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Main Street United Methodist Church
1830 Main Street, Columbia SC 29201
Hosted by the Faith Coalition on Gun Violence in Columbia, SC. This event will be one of several concerts held across the U.S., each connected via social media and online at www.concertacrossamerica.org.
Supported by Faiths United, a coalition of faith communities dedicated to reducing gun violence in our communities. Major partners include the African Methodist Episcopal Church, American Baptist Churches of the South, the American Friends Service Committee, the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Islamic Society of North America, the Presbyterian Church USA, Sikh Council on Religion and Education, the Union for Reform Judaism, the Unitarian Universalist Association, the United Church of Christ, United Methodist Church-General Board of Church and Society, United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, World Sikh Council-American Region, and others.
In addition to attending local concerts, CONGREGATIONS ARE ENCOURAGED
to participate by including hymns of peace during services on Sunday, September 26, 2016.
PLAN now to participate in GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION SABBATH, the weekend of December 16-18, 2016. Clergy and congregations are encourage to offer messages of peace during this Sabbath. CLICK HERE for resources.
Sponsored by Midlands Faith Coalition on Gun Violence