The Monthly Vigil at the West County Detention Center at 5555 Giant Highway in Richmond, CA. will be on Saturday, May 5th 11 am – 1 pm. It will be combined with the ICE on Trial event. We will meet in front of the Detention Center next to the Parking Lot. Please contact Jackie Autry if you would like
May 6 after worship, come to the Know Your Rights Seminar. This hour session will go over information about our constitutional rights and give some basic information that affects immigrants in our community. This seminary will be led by those in the Sanctuary Huddle as well as National Lawyers Guild.
In cooperation with the SF Marin Food Bank, St. John’s was able to give supplemental groceries to our neighbors. Thanks to generation donations from St. John’s, we are able to financially staff and support our food pantry. In 2017, St. John’s distributed 333,801 pounds, which equates to $569,913 worth of food. Together, we continue to make a big
The Sanctuary Huddle has created a sanctuary statement that states what we believe and what we will do. Thank you to the diligent work of those who worked on this. Sanctuary Statement We are St. John’s Presbyterian Church [PC(USA)] and we choose welcome, we choose human dignity, and we choose Sanctuary, regardless of citizenship status.
The Compassion Team has identified some mission priorities that are interests and concerns of our congregation. These are opportunities to not only participate and engage in with action and education, but also financial donation as well. If you have any questions or comments regarding any of these projects, you can email pastor Theresa (firstname.lastname@example.org). Hamilton
PRESBYTERY OF SF INVITES YOU CROSSROADS WORKSHOP-“RACISM, POWER, & DOMINANCE IN THE US AND THE CHURCH” Date: Saturday, December 9th Time: 9 am – 5 pm Location: Primera Iglesia Presbiteriana Hispana 1941 High Street, Oakland, CA 94601 FREE of CHARGE Lunch will be provided, but donations are WELCOME! Click here to RSVP for Workshop Workshop Description: “Racism, Power,