Student Life

Moving Prayer

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 5:15pm to 6:00pm
Lawn between Duke Chapel and Westbrook
Sarah Wilcox (sew40@duke.edu)

Creation Arts, a Duke Divinity School student organization, sponsors “Moving Prayer,” a practice of storytelling, prayer, and worship through postures and movements of the body, on Tuesdays each week at the same time and location. The prayer practice is open to all.

Moving Prayer

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 5:15pm to 6:00pm
Lawn between Duke Chapel and Westbrook Building
Sarah Wilcox (sew40@duke.edu)

Creation Arts, a Duke Divinity School student organization, sponsors “Moving Prayer,” a practice of storytelling, prayer, and worship through postures and movements of the body, on Tuesdays each week at the same time and location. The prayer practice is open to all.

Moving Prayer

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 5:15pm to 6:00pm
Lawn between Duke Chapel and Westbrook Building
Sarah Wilcox (sew40@duke.edu)

Creation Arts, a Duke Divinity School student organization, sponsors “Moving Prayer,” a practice of storytelling, prayer, and worship through postures and movements of the body, on Tuesdays each week at the same time and location. The prayer practice is open to all.

"Moving Prayer" Practice

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 5:15pm to 6:00pm
Lawn between Duke Chapel and Westbrook
Sarah Wilcox (sew40@duke.edu)

Creation Arts, a Duke Divinity School student organization, sponsors “Moving Prayer,” a practice of storytelling, prayer, and worship through postures and movements of the body, on Tuesdays each week at the same time and location. The prayer practice is open to all.

Justice Ministries as Missional Engagement: A Conversation with Bill Mefford of the UMC General Board of Church and Society

Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 12:20pm to 1:20pm
0014 Westbrook
Lindsay Eierman (lindsay.eierman@duke.edu)

The Office of Student Life at Duke Divinity School will sponsor a talk by Bill Mefford, director of Civil and Human Rights at the United Methodist Church General Board of Church and Society, on increasing public awareness and political advocacy as missional engagement.

Lunch will be provided to the first 30 attendees.

Duke Divinity School Community-wide Fall Festival

Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Lawn between Duke Chapel and Westbrook Building
Office of Student Life (studentlife@duke.div.edu)

The Office of Student Life, the Divinity Student Council and Divinity Spouses are sponsoring a fall festival for the Duke Divinity School commmunity featuring games, food, and fellowship. Families are welcome.

Registration needed.

 

Black Seminarians Union "Lift Him Up Prayer Program"

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Lawn Outside of Duke Chapel
camille.glover@duke.edu

The Duke Divinity School Black Seminarians Union will hold its annual "Lift Him Up Prayer Program." The Duke and Divinity School communities are invited to attend the event to pray for reconciliation, peace, and healing.

"Conversations from the Democratic Republic of Congo" with David Kasali

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Divinity Student Lounge, Gray Building
jeanne.cross@duke.edu

Global Fellowship, formerly called the Internationally Minded People of Faith, a Duke Divinity School student organization, and the Duke Center for Reconciliation will hold a public talk by David Kasali.

Kasali, president of the Congo Initiative, will discuss his efforts to do community organizing through congregations in the Congo with the goal of helping work toward reconciliation and justice.

Basin and Towel Collaborates with Big Sweep Event

Saturday, October 6, 2012 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Walltown Recreation Center, 1300 W. Club Blvd., Durham, NC
kathryn.harris@duke.edu

Basin and Towel, a Duke Divinity School student organization is inviting students, faculty, and staff to participate in the Big Sweep, North Carolina's annual day of beautification. Participants will meet at a work site, Walltown Recreation Center, and be provided with materials to pick up trash, engage in worship and service, and then fellowship over pizza.

For more information, contact Kate Harris.

"Fighting Anti-Immigration Law Like Christians: A Case Study from Alabama" with Will Willimon

Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
0012 Westbrook
Lindsay Eierman at lke3@duke.edu

Manos Unidas will sponsor a boxed lunch with Will Willimon, professor of the Practice of Christian Ministry at Duke Divinity School and the UMC bishop of the North Alabama Conference from 2004 to 2012, discussing leading United Methodists and bishops of the Episcopal and Roman Catholic churches in Alabama in bringing a court challenge to Alabama's anti-immigration laws. He also will talk about his experience within the church in defense of immigrants.

There will be free boxed lunches for the first 30 students.

Manos Unidas is a Duke Divinity School student group focused on ministry, fellowship and service with Latino communities.

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