Registration now open for John Dominic Crossan lectures

Renowned biblical scholar and author John Dominic Crossan will present two lectures on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 at Irvine United Congregational Church. Lectures – Adult, $25 Lectures – Student/Senior (65+)$18 Dinner Only, $100 At 9:00 am Crossan will speak on “The Claim of Divine Violence in the Old Testament.” At

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Criminal justice panel

Peoples Coalition forum focuses on addressing racial disparities in criminal justice system

Implicit bias.  Lack of money.  Bonds.  Fear.  Mental illness.  Unfair plea deals.  These and other factors play into why people of color often find themselves receiving different treatment in the criminal justice system compared to whites.  On June 18 at IUCC, the Peoples Coalition presented a forum focusing on what we can do to address such disparities

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Visit to Albergue Las Memorias in Tijuana planned by Global Ministries for May 3-4

Randy Romine and Ken Matsuyama will lead a Global Ministries visit and service project to our UCC/DOC Global Ministries Partner Organization, Albergue Las Memorias on May 3-4. The trip, originally scheduled for April, was postponed to May. Las Memorias is a residential hospice and addiction support facility for HIV positive

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