Upcoming Events and Activities

SevenDays 2019:

Discover Diversity Dinner

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM 

Join Faith Always Wins Foundation and SevenDays for dinner and activities geared toward engaging people of all cultures, religions, and backgrounds to discover new friends.

Meal will be provided.

Location

St. James United Methodist Church
5540 Wayne Ave
Kansas City, MO 64110

SevenDays 2019:

Faith, Love & Walk

Monday, April 15, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM 

We look forward to walking in unity as we embrace our themed day “ONWARD” during the SevenDays® Faith, Love & Walk at the National World War I Museum and Memorial on Monday, April 15, 2019. Our goal of ONWARD… coming together, celebrating the ripples of kindness we achieve as a community.

Participation from all religious/non-religious beliefs, races and cultures is encouraged & all ages are welcome. Children five and under walk free; but registration is required for each person participating in the walk.

Location

National WWI Museum & Memorial
2 Memorial Dr
Kansas City, MO 64108

Be sure to join our Allies for Racial Justice Team when you register! 

When you fill out the registration form you will see a question asking if you want to join a team.  Just click on the button that says “join a team” then click on the team name “Allies for Racial Justice” from the dropdown menu.

Speaker: Debby Irving

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 from 7:00-8:30pm in the Foundry (Building B) at the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, Leawood KS

Debby Irving, author of “Waking up White” will speak at Grow Night, shares her personal journey of what it is to be white in a culture that thinks race is about being black. Her book is available for purchase in the Well Bookstore at the Church of the Resurrection. Invite your small group, friends, neighbors or co-workers for this important message.

Register Here!

Fall Cookout

Sunday, October 7, 1–4 pm

CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 1-4 PM

Roe Park shelter area @ 104th and Roe Avenue, Overland Park, KS

Traditional cookout fare of hot dogs, hamburgers, pop and water will be provided. Please register to bring chips, dessert or a side dish to share, and enjoy a fun afternoon of fellowship and children’s games.

Festival of Sharing 2018

September 15, 2018

 

7 Sharefest events will be held throughout Missouri on September 15th to encourage localized and regional partnerships while maintaining ties with international organizations such as Heifer International and Church World Service. This event will include a fundraising walk, as well as opportunities for youth to engage in community service such as school kit assembly, distribution, prayer, worship, and sharing a meal.

Event details can be found at www.festivalofsharing.org

Contact info@stjamesumc.com to find out more and let us know you plan to attend

Kits may be dropped off from 9:30-11:30am on Saturday, 9/15