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Please join us at our Citywide Meeting, held at the Keystone Church, first Thursday each month, 7:00 to 9:00
We hope to see you at our next Citywide Meeting, on Thursday, December 7th, 7 - 9 pm at Keystone Church http://www.keystoneseattle.org/location/
December Meeting: "Trumped Christianity" - Rev. Rich Lang
It is no secret that Christian fundamentalism had an enormous impact on the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. On December 7th, guest speaker Rev. Rich Lang with explore the connection between Christian fundamentalism, conservative politics, and how these factors have changed the GOP and overall political landscape. Please join us as we consider how we might respond as concerned and engaged citizens.
Rev. Rich Lang is a progressive United Methodist Pastor and contributor to Real Change newspaper.
Our mission is to bring people together in a caring community to strengthen civic engagement and shape public policies to benefit people and the planet. Here’s how we support our mission:
- Hold monthly Citywide Meetings and promote CR! events and other organizations – See the Events page
- Publicize ways for each of us find ways to plug into the issues and causes that “light our fire” – See the Get Involved page
- Facilitate Neighborhood Groups so neighbors can work on what’s important to them – See the Neighborhoods page
- Provide information vetted by one of our members on a multitude of subjects – Use our searchable Explore Issues page
Together and in community, as actively engaged citizens, may we continue to find ways to create a world and a future that works for all!