Interfaith 9/11 Memorial Service in Decatur, GA

Several hundred people of various faiths, ethnic backgrounds, and nationalities gathered together at the Decatur Hotel Ballroom in downtown Decatur, GA yesterday evening to commemorate the tragedy of September 11, 2001 — and to celebrate and work toward a brighter future based on cooperation, dialogue, peace and understanding. Sponsored by a consortium of organizations including the Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta and the Interfaith Community Institute, along with an assortment of Buddhist, C … [Read more...]

Christian Mysticism Weekend at Oakhurst Baptist Church, Decatur, GA, April 15-16, 2011

If you live in or near Decatur Georgia (metro Atlanta), I hope you'll come to the Christian Mysticism Weekend at Oakhurst Baptist Church on April 15 and 16. Here's the write-up about the event that appears on Oakhurst's website: What is Christian Mysticism?  "Mysticism" is one of those words that confuses some people, alarms others, and intrigues still others. But what is it? Is there such a thing as Christian mysticism? Is it in the Bible? Can it be relevant to us today? How does … [Read more...]