2013 Keep Making Peace
Sat, April 13, 9:30am-3pm
$15 per person or $25 per family; however, students are free. Fee due at event, cash or check only please. Lunch included.
Rev. Ann Duncan from North Carolina, co-author of The Gospel According to Hunger Games, will present: “Was Christ Present in Panem?” Rev. Faith Fowler, pastor of Cass United Methodist Church and Executive Director of Cass Community Services, will present: “Eat Your Heart Out.”
Rev. Bob Roth at UM of the University of Michigan Wesley Foundation will present “From Hobbit to Hunger Games: Redemptive Violence?”
Rev. Bill Chu of the Michigan State University Wesley Foundation will invite participants to pledge: “What I Will Do.”
The 11th annual Keep Making Peace is sponsored by the Boards of Church and Society and the United Methodist Women of the West Michigan and Detroit Conferences plus the Lansing Shalom Center and MSU Wesley.
There will also be a film screening of “The Hunger Games” on Friday, April 12, 7:00 pm at University Church – MSU Wesley, 1118 South Harrison Road.
It is free, and no registration is necessary. If you care to spend the night, we have a block of rooms reserved at the Howard Johnsons around the corner from the church, 1100 Trowbridge Rd, available at the discounted price of $70. until 3/12/13. There are also handicapped rooms at $92. It is under our Keep Making Peace name, code CGKMPE. Call 517 351-5500 if interested.