Authority and the Great Commission
2014 Women and the Word Academic Conference
Location: Southern Adventist Univeristy (Collegedale, Tennessee)
Pre-session to the Association of Adventist Women's 2014 Annual Meetings
Thursday October 16, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hosted by the Women's Resource Center, the Women and the Word Conference examines the Christian tradition, Adventist beliefs and practices, and scriptural exegesis from feminist and womanist perspectives, giving voice to the stories of women in Scripture, Adventist church history, and the world around us. By engaging in reflective conversation, we aim to consider new ways of seeing, believing, and being that deepen the spiritual journey and faith of each participant.
Check back for more details soon.
Take Back the Night
Rally and March to Prevent Violence Against Women
Location: Women's Resource Center (11498 Pierce Street, Suite AA, Riverside, California)
Rally with informational booths, music, spoken word and food - followed by a march and candle-light vigil
Sunday, March 8, 2015
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Join us to show your support for all victims and survivors of abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. Outdoor activities begin at 6PM in the parking lot outside the Women's Resource Center (11498 Pierce Street, Riverside, CA). Route to be announced, with the vigil to follow as people return to site. For more information, to volunteer or to sponsor the event, contact the WRC Director by email or call 951-785-2470 (leave a voicemail if no one answers -- we will return your call!).