Sunday, Nov. 17Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m.The Very Rev. Tracey Lind and the Rev. Canon Will Mebane This forum will review the various issues surrounding marriage equality and death penalty reform. Specifically, it will review the status of the Freedom to Marry and Religious Freedom Amendment that would repeal and replace Section 11, Article XV of the Ohio Constitution.
Joy Roller, President, Global ClevelandSunday, Nov. 10Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m. Global Cleveland was launched in 2011 — in the wake of the release of the 2010 Census which depicted a 17% decline in the population of Cleveland. This made Cleveland the fastest shrinking major city after Detroit. The mission of Global Cleveland is “to increase the population of Northeast Ohio and strengthen the region by working with employers, colleges and universities and community organizations to attract and retain newcomers by connecting them to the region’s opportunities, resources and services and promoting the region as a welcoming place for all.”
Sunday, Sept. 29Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m. The 2013-2014 class of Trinity Cleveland Urban Service Corps interns arrived in August. Attend the forum to hear a lively discussion of what brought these young people to Cleveland, what drew them to commit to a year of intentional simplicity and much more.
Sunday, Sept. 8Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m. Join the Very Rev. Tracey Lind as we kick off the regular worship schedule and fall/winter 2013 educational programming. Dean Lind will give us a preview of a wonderfully packed season of forums, classes, guest preachers and retreats.
The Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr.Sunday, Jan. 19Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m.Guest Preaching: 11:15 a.m. “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’”~ The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The legacy of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is not simply that of non-violent activism against the inherent injustice of discriminatory social systems and institutions but also the attendant need for individuals actively to engage in service to the other.
The Rev. Dr. Bob DannalsSunday, Oct. 27Guest preaching: 9 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m., Real-life Spirituality & Stewardship in the New Normal Stewardship is a term that is most often associated with the management of one’s assets or property. In other words, we tend to understand stewardship as a self-serving skill or ability. And yet, from a biblical perspective, stewardship is a skill that is applied in the management of another’s resources with an eye toward the common good.
The Rev. Dr. James ForbesSunday, Oct. 13Guest preaching: 9 a.m. & 11:15 a.m.Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m. “And all ate and were filled; and they took up what was left over of the broken pieces, twelve baskets full.” — Matthew 14:20 The story of Jesus feeding the hungry crowd is repeated five times in four gospels, more than any other miracle story. Throughout the Bible, God makes it clear that hungry and poor people deserve justice.
Dr. Lauren OnkeyVP of Education and Public Programs at the Rock and Roll Hall of FameSunday, Sept. 22Dean’s Forum: 10:10 a.m. Today, more often than not, people tend to engage in music in one of two ways — either as a discipline that requires serious study or as a popular medium that expresses the sentimentality of a generation. Rarely, do we acknowledge the centrality of music to life itself.
Saturday Nov. 2, 2013 10 a.m. -2:30 p.m.The Gallery at Trinity All knitters and needleworkers of any age or skill level are welcome to join the Knitting Pearls of Trinity Cathedral for the Annual Knit-In and Marion-Sterling Scarf Drive. A learn to knit a hat workshop will be offered during the event.
Imagine new ways to live out our commitment to love, compassion, justice and right relationships. Cynthia Bourgeault and Nancy Sylvester, IHM Held at River’s Edge (3430 Rocky River Drive, Cleveland, Ohio 44111)Related: Wednesday night book study at Trinity Friday, October 186:30 p.m. registration 7-9 p.m.Friday Night Only Fee: $50 Trinity Church Members Fee: $40