Comparing 1971 and Now: By Virginia Lapham

I recently saw The Post movie and it brought back all the strong feelings and concerns about our democracy that led to organizing the eastern towns and villages of Westchester Co, NY in 1971 to support publishing of the Pentagon Papers and to oppose the Viet Nam war that was still taking the lives of 300 US soldiers and countless other lives every day. What worries me is that I started with a one paragraph notice in the local paper about a meeting at my house and 17 journalists, academics and other amazing leaders showed up.

Reconciling Sunday Celebration

Worship will celebrate Dumbarton's 31st Anniversary as a Reconciling Congregation--a joyous occasion honoring years of welcoming LGBTQI persons in the life and ministry of this congregation!! Worship is followed by a Mardi Gras Pancake Feast!   All are welcome!

11:00 am Worship at Mt. Zion UMC

Dumbarton and  Mt Zion UMC Congregations worship together this day at Mt. Zion. Refreshments follow worship.


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