Shuck and Jive

Saturday, November 03, 2007

United Religions Initiative

First Presbyterian of Elizabethton is a proud participant in the United Religions Initiative (URI). Our chapter is having its 7th annual Thanksgiving Celebration on November 17th! You are invited to celebrate religious and cultural diversity in our area. Here is the announcement:

The Northeast Tennessee chapter of the United Religions Initiative


7th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration

of Religious and Cultural Diversity

Date: Saturday, November 17, 2007 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm

Place: Johnson City Seniors’ Center (607 East Myrtle Ave.)

Bring: Potluck dish for every two people in your party indigenous to your culture. A small donation is most appreciated.

Canned food to benefit: Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee.

Types of food needed are assorted canned food items, dried beans, cereal, peanut butter, rice and pasta. Please no glass, baby food or home-canned items.

Join in our movement and dance activities following dinner.

RSVP to Tom Corum by emailing or calling 423 283-9329. Please include the names of guests and a contact email address or phone number with your reply.

The purpose of the United Religions Initiative is to promote enduring, daily interfaith cooperation, to end religiously motivated violence and to create cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings.

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