Alliance was formed on January 7, 2003 as a response to the growing
threat to wage war against Iraq. The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
are a painful reminder that the work of peacemaking is vital. We
must reach out to fellow citizens for understanding of the historic
events happening today.
join us as we strive to end violence in our homes, our cities, our
states, our nation, and the world.
"Building Partnerships to Transform
Violence and Oppression"
Speaker: Michael Himlie.
When: Sunday, February 18 , 2:30 p.m.
Born in Harmony, MN, Michael will speak about his work
in Palestine with the Christian Peacemaker Teams.
Where: The sanctuary in the Unitarian Universalist Church
1727 Walden Lane SW
SPREAD THE WORD!
|Michael Himlie, from Harmony, Minnesota, works with Christian
Peacemaker Teams (CPT), in Palestine & Israel. CPT is an interfaith
organization working in conflict and war zones around the world,
committed to building partnerships to transform violence and
oppression. Michael graduated from Manchester University in May 2017,
majoring in peace studies, with particular interest in philosophy,
theology, interpersonal mediation, and nonviolent intervention in
Middle Eastern war zones, with a focus on Israel's occupation of
Palestine. Through photography and stories, Michael will share of his
experiences working in Palestine, what life under military occupation
looks like, the beauties that prevail despite, and how we, as the
silent majority can contribute to an end of the occupation.|
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