CFC workshop set May 16


Congregations for Children has scheduled a statewide training and advocacy workshop for May 16.

The event, “Advocating for a Brighter Future for All of God’s Children,” begins at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral in downtown Jackson.

The purpose of the workshop is to:

• Nurture relationships and connections among congregations

• Offer ways to affect change through advocacy and the legislative process

• Share planning resources, tips and ideas about Children’s Sabbath

• Foster local partnerships and ministries

The cost is $10 and pre-registration is strongly encouraged.

For information or to register, contact Congregations for Children Leader Ben Russell at 200 North Congress Street, Suite 100, Jackson, MS 39201 or visit the Web site at