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Growing toward Justice and Peace at CCB this May

Dear CCB Members and Friends, 

It's May! Check out our powerful lineup of Sunday speakers:

Karla Rab, a member of Community Church since 2013, kicks off May with a discussion entitled "Human Nature" this Sunday, May 3rd. Music by Terry Kitchen.

Also this Sunday, help shape the Sunday programs for Fall 2015 at a special meeting after the service at 1:30pm. 


On May 10th, Stephen Shenfield, former professor of International Relations at Brown University, talks about "Globalization and Nationalism". Music by Ricky Mier and Charles Berthoud.

On May 17th, Ron Goldman will talk about "Creating a More Peaceful Society by Confronting the Origins of Violence". Music by a string quartet featuring Lisa Goddard, Rachel Panitch, Eve Boltax, and Ariel Friedman.


Sunday, May 24th, we present the 38th Annual Sacco & Vanzetti Award to peace activist Kathy Kelly, following her recent imprisonment for direct action against drone warfare. Kathy's talk will be on "The Cost of War, the Price of Peace."

The final Sunday this month, May 31st, we host renowned activist Tom Hayden, a member of Students for a Democratic Society in the '60's, now on tour with a new book called "Listen Yankee! Why Cuba Matters" on the changing U.S.-Cuba relationship.

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More news from the Community Church of Boston and the surrounding progressive community:

 "Greetings from Prison" by Kathy Kelly


Board Meeting Minutes: April Meeting
by Dick Keshishian, Board Clerk

 "Mumia Abu-Jamal Hospitalized" by freemumia.com

 "Boston's Fight for $15" by Michael Borkson

Highlighted Community Events: May, 2015

Sunday Service & Speakers Forum 

 Sunday, May 3rd: "Human Nature" with Karla Rab

 Sunday, May 10th: "Globalization and Nationalism" with Stephen Shenfield

 Sunday, May 17th: "Creating a Peaceful Society by Confronting the Origins of Violence" with Ron Goldman

 Sunday, May 24th: "38th Annual Sacco & Vanzetti Award: Honoring Kathy Kelly"


 Sunday, May 31st: "Listen Yankee! Why Cuba Matters" with Tom Hayden

Thanks for Reading

The team at the Community Church of Boston wants to extend a hearty 'thank you' to all of our wonderful readers. You make our community shine, and we want to keep that going! If you're not a regular just yet visit our web site to learn more about us.

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