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  • Bahá'í Community of Palo Alto
  • Beyt Tikkun Synagogue
  • First Baptist Church Palo Alto
  • First Congregational Church (United Church of Christ) Palo Alto
  • First Evangelical Lutheran Church Palo Alto
  • First Presbyterian Church Palo Alto
  • First United Methodist Church Palo Alto
  • Network of Spiritual Progressives
  • Palo Alto Friends Meeting
  • St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, Palo Alto (Catholic)
  • Social Action Committee of the Redwood City Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship
  • Trinity Church in Menlo Park (Episcopal)
  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Palo Alto
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Los Gatos
  • West Bay Chapter, Buddhist Peace Fellowship

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November 2019

Define American's Ryan Eller "The Souls of America"

When: Sunday, November 17 2019 @ 04:45 pm - - 07:00pm
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Contact: Danielle@Spark.Church
Where: 4161 Alma
Palo Alto, CA
Description: An honest, principled, and multifaith conversation on immigration, religion, and the lives of fellow Americans. This event is a partnership initiated and conceived by Jesus Pineda-Ramirez, the Stanford Chapter Leader of Define American. It is our goal that attendees become better educated and more empowered to speak intelligently and effectively across political lines to effect a more compassionate posture towards immigration.
Ryan Eller is the Executive Director of Define American, a nonprofit media and culture organization that uses the power of story to transcend politics and shift the conversation about immigrants, identity, and citizenship in a changing America. Founded by Jose Antonio Vargas (author of "Dear America"), Define American has been an influential voice in our national conversation.
Ryan will be our guest speaker for a multi-faith worship service, dinner, and a Conversational Q&R Interview where we will tackle the hard arguments against a compassionate immigration policy.
We are expecting a capacity crowd for this event. Registration Required.
4:45 p.m. Multifaith Worship Service with guest speaker, Ryan Eller
6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:30 p.m. Conversation Q&R Interview

This event is sponsored by Spark Church & Congregation Etz Chayim

(See event web page)