YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED: Faith, Sexism, Justice study group to
From April 19 - May 31, please join us for a study group on
“Faith, Sexism, & Justice” on Wednesdays at
10am or 7pm at United in Faith Lutheran Church, 6525 W. Irving
Park Rd., Chicago, IL.
“Faith, Sexism, Justice: Conversations Toward a Social
Statement” is a document inviting participation with
questions and issues related to women and justice. It is
structured in seven modules (one per week). You can order a
printed copy from http://resources.elca.org or call
800-638-3522. Cost is $4.00 per copy plus shipping.
You could also download it from:
If you cannot attend, you could still follow along with the
modules (see below for a schedule) at home and send in your own
feedback after you complete the response form at the back of
the document. All responses must be received at the ELCA by the
end of August 2017.
Week 1 (4/19/17): Why do we need to talk together?
Week 2 (4/26/17): What problems do women face, and what does
Week 3 (5/3/17): How is sexism personal, and how are we the
body of Christ together?
Week 4 (5/10/17): What does economic sexism look like, and
how can we seek equity for all?
Week 5 (5/17/17): How can we address violence against women
Week 6 (5/24/17): Why do words and images for God matter?
Week 7 (5/31/17): How do we challenge the misuse of
Scripture against women and girls?
A limited number of copies of the document will be available
from church. A sign up sheet is available in the narthex.