FRIDAY JANUARY 13 7:00 THE UNITY SHABBAT SERVICE
with joyous music Beth Am Israel http://www.bethamisrael.org/public/about-2/directions/
The Unity Sunday Morning Service will take place Sunday Morning Jan 15 at Zion Baptist Church (exact start time Sunday TBA)
P’NAI OR JANUARY 14 SHABBAT DAVVENEN
An inspiring morning of Shabbat liturgy infused with new and familiar Civil Rights music and readings, a d’var Torah in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr, and a Haftorah with highlights of his prophetic words.
Check this music out that we will use in the davvenen!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TsziXdKfOsE woke up this morning with my mind stayed on Freedom
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Inx1L0GUPQw I will dance like David Danced
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgRQCoY70Zw Hush Somebody’s Calling my name
P’NAI OR AT THE MOVIES SATURDAY NIGHT, JANUARY 14TH, 7PM
“13th” A documentary about racial injustice, the path from slavery in America to Jim Crow to Mass Incarceration.
Watch a video about the movie http://m.democracynow.org/stories/16964
MONDAY, JANUARY 16TH MLK MARCH AND RALLY 11:30-2:00
March begins 11:30 am at the Slaves’ Quarters at Independence Hall (6th & Market) and proceeds to the rally at Mother Bethel AME Church (6th & Lombard) Noon-2:00pm
The March will champion 10 Principles for a Better America with speakers, poetry, music and opportunities to volunteer for action with organizations involved in co-sponsoring the march.
“100 Days of Faithful Resistance”
POWER will be initiating these trainings and opportunities to take action at the local, state and national level. All members are welcome! Info on actions to follow. Save the dates for upcoming trainings:
January 15 6-8pm Nonviolent Direct Action Training with EQAT (Quaker Action Team), Second Baptist Church of Germantown
February 6 Sanctuary Training, Time and Location TBD
March 15 Social Medial for Faithful Resistance Training
Here are some actions you can take right now
www.callmycongress.com – Find out who your Congress people are and keep their emails and phone numbers handy so you can bug them throughout the year or praise them if they deserve it!
www.opensecrets.org – Find out who has given contributions to your Senator or Rep
Find out when your members of Congress are in the news by setting up google.com alerts and what reporters have written about your members of congress with news.google.com
Put the ACLU Mobile Justice App on your phone