Local Jewish, Muslim congregations begin collaboration

For many, the assumption is Jews and Muslims don’t get along. Members of two local congregations, however, are defying that stereotype in the interest of social service. In 2016, the life paths of three men of Jewish and Muslim faiths came together, and they have formed a partnership based on service.

Flossmoor Community Church celebrates nine decades with spirit of inclusion

This year marks the 90th anniversary of FCC. The church is what many would consider an ideal model of what a church should be ― one that offers education, provides a place to practice the values of faith and service and helps those in need.

Interfaith group examines the question of angels during Homewood session

The question, “Do you believe in angels?” brought nearly 100 people together March 19 at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Homewood.
The Sunday afternoon program was sponsored by South West Interfaith Team, a non-profit organization made up of 14 congregations from Christian churches, Jewish synagogues and Muslim mosques working to promote dialogue among different religious communities and collaborating on community projects.

Concert April 12 starts St. Paul Community Church 150th anniversary celebration

Members of St. Paul Community Church have marked a golden anniversary, a  centennial and this year they are celebrating the sesquicentennial year of their church  community.

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