Spirituality of Accompaniment Twinning Event

A practical workshop for pastors and parish directors, parish twinning committees, youth educators and all interested parishioners!

 

Event Description:

Parish Twinning is one of the primary ways we practice global mission in today’s Church. This workshop will help us look at the strengths and challenges of our efforts to develop real partnerships and illustrate some of the best practices. Kim Lamberty, of Catholic Relief Services, will lead a reflection on new ways of relating with our global partners.  She will guide us in a lively discussion of our experiences in parish twinning and global solidarity. The workshop will provide opportunities to share with each other, discover practical insights, and plan new ways to strengthen our twinning partnerships.
The day will include:


Event Details and Flyer:

Date: Saturday, April 6, 2013
Time: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location:
Cousins Center
3501 S. Lake Drive
St. Francis, WI 53235

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Event Registration:

Convenient, simple online registration is available.

Please click here to register online for yourself or your group.

You do not need to pay at the time of registration. Please see the payment information, below.

If you cannot register online or have any questions, please call 414-758-2280.


Payment Information:

The event cost is $10.00

Participants can pay with cash or check* on the day of the event, or send payment before the event to:

Office for World Mission
Accompaniment Event
PO Box 070912
Milwaukee, WI 53207-0912

*Please make check payable to Office for World Mission and mark the memo line Accompaniment Event


Event Speakers:

Kim Lamberty is Senior Program Advisor at Catholic Relief Services US Operations and founder of Just Haiti, a fair trade coffee program working with farmers in Haiti.  Before joining CRS, Kim worked in mission in Colombia, Palestine, and the US-Mexico border. She holds a master's in International Affairs from Columbia University and a Doctor of Ministry degree in cross-cultural ministry from Catholic Theological Union.  Her article, “Toward a Spirituality of Accompaniment in Solidarity Partnerships,” appeared in the April 2012 edition of Missiology: An International Review. Click here to download a PDF copy of the article

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For More Information:

For more information about the event, please call 414-758-2280 or e-mail wmo@archmil.org.

 

The Archdiocese of Milwaukee

3501 South Lake Drive
PO Box 070912
Milwaukee, WI 53207-0912
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