nmcc celebrates rev. dr. martin luther king, jr.
Please join us on Sunday, January 15, 2023, as we celebrate the life and teachings of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. during a worship service and brunch. Worship begins at 10:00 am and brunch begins at 11:30 am. As our 5th year celebration, we are honored to have Ms. Janée Woods Weber as our special guest speaker. The theme of her presentation will be “Choosing Love and Courage: Lessons from Dr. King.” Ms. Woods Weber is an activist, advocate, facilitator, and trainer for social justice issues. She
is the Executive Director of Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund (CWEALF), a statewide nonprofit organization that uses a justice and equity lens to advocate for under-resourced and marginalized women and girls in Connecticut, especially women of color and women living with low income. She is the first Black women to lead the organization, which will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2023. Janée currently serves as the
President of the Board of Directors for PoliticaCT, Co-Chair for the State Committee for the Connecticut Working Families Party, on the Board of Directors for Universal Health Care Foundation, and for Training for Change. She previously served for several years on the Board of Directors for the Greater Hartford Arts Council. Following the morning service, plan on having fellowship with us during a catered brunch and more conversation about Martin Luther King’s legacy. If you would like to attend the brunch, please sign up HERE, or contact the church office at firstname.lastname@example.org. Indicate your name and how many will be attending. A good-will offering would be greatly appreciated. Final RSVPs will be due by Tuesday, January 10th.