Articles by: Mark Hannan

Workshop Preview – 2014 Congress On Urban Ministry

Workshop Preview – 2014 Congress On Urban Ministry

The 2014 Congress on Urban Ministry will be home to an incredible offering of workshops that develop several Congress themes on economic justice.

Come ready to be informed, challenged, and equipped to sharpen your ministry and actively work for peace in your congregation, neighborhood, city, nation, and in your own spirituality. Though a complete workshop listing will be finalized in the next day or two, here are a couple examples of seven workshops and two site visits that will be offered at the 2014 Congress which may whet your appetite…

A View from the Margins: Book review of Saskia Sassen’s Expulsions

A View from the Margins: Book review of Saskia Sassen’s Expulsions

2014 Congress on Urban Ministry speaker Saskia Sassen’s newest book “Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy” is troublingly honest and yet resiliently hopeful. Here, SCUPE’s very own Dr. Clinton Stockwell, director of the GTUS program, reviews the book and highlights the core themes around which Sassen’s work is based.

Close the Gap

Close the Gap

Help close the gap on economic injustice. Join our campaign to make the 2014 Congress on Urban Ministry accessible to change-makers from every economic background! Your donation will help make the SCUPE 2014 Congress on Urban Ministry an inclusive and impactful event, accessible to the very community members we are focused on supporting as we work toward building a just economy.

Congreso de Ministerio Urbano

Congreso de Ministerio Urbano

Congreso de Ministerio Urbano 2014: “Como construir una economía justa”

El Congreso de SCUPE del 2014 sobre Ministerio Urbano será una actividad emocionante con ponentes de alto nivel, talleres y artistas enfocados en uno de los temas más pertinentes de nuestro tiempo: la justicia económica.

En esta ocasión, el XVII Congreso de SCUPE reunirá a una miríada de líderes en pro de la justicia económica, con el fin de empoderar al pueblo de Dios para ser agente de cambio, al interior de sus comunidades y congregaciones.

Turn the Imperial Housekeeping Up-Side-Down!

Turn the Imperial Housekeeping Up-Side-Down!

Aprovechamos esta oportunidad para agradecer al Dr. Manuel Villalobos y a la Iglesia Misión del Valle que pastorea la Rev. Rosita Sánchez, por hacer posible este banquete de estudio bíblico. / ALTE takes this opportunity to thank Dr. Manuel Villalobos and the Iglesia Misión del Valle whose pastor is the Rev. Rose Sánchez, for making this Bible study banquet happen… It is about time to put the order of the Imperial housekeeping up side down! / Ya viene siendo hora de poner patas arriba el orden de la casa del Imperio.