Events

Events.

All programs are open to all leaders of faith communities.

 

Oct
16
Tue
2018
Empowering Houses of Worship Fall Informational
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Faith Community Advisory Council Presents:

Religious Land Use: Empowering Houses of Worship

A community based information sharing and discussion forum. Come to learn about the process and flow for applying for a building permit in Montgomery County, Maryland, and your rights under the law. Come at 6:30 PM for a tour of the center and to learn about Zoroastrianism!

TOPICS

County Rules & Regulations
Religious Land Use Rights under Federal Law
Consideration Buying Land & New Construction/Renovation

IN COOPERATION WITH 

Department of Permitting Services

Department of Environmental Protection

Montgomery County Community Use of Public Facilities

Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission

More to be announced!

All attendees MUST REGISTER for a FREE TICKET

Nov
11
Sun
2018
Multicultural Dialogue
Nov 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

THE FAITH COMMUNITY WORKING GROUP
INVITES MONTGOMERY COUNTY RESIDENTS OF ALL FAITH TRADITIONS AND ETHNIC
BACKGROUNDS TO THE THIRD ANNUAL MULTICULTURAL DIALOGUE: “EXPLORING RACISM & BIAS, MEETING THE DIVINE IN THE OTHER”

Each dialogue will begin with reflections on our sacred texts, our common humanity, and through
small group exercises, learn to see the divine in each other.
Attend one or all three. Register for EACH dialogue at least a week prior to the date of the
dialogue

Nov
13
Tue
2018
Hunger Forum
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Neighbors in Need Working Group in collaboration with the Montgomery County Food Council presents a Hunger Forum to inform and engage faith communities in effectively caring for the hungry.Special presentations by County Executive Ike Leggett and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) will premiere the Mapping of Faith Communities in Montgomery County.

Oct
13
Sun
2019
2019 Montgomery County Unity Walk
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2019 Montgomery County Unity Walk @ James Hubert Blake High School

Come celebrate our unity with art and music, enjoy a resource fair and tour houses of worship along the “Highway to Heaven” known as New Hampshire Avenue. Learn more here!

Oct
23
Wed
2019
Security at our Worship Centers
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

The Faith Community Working Group with its partners is hosting a timely workshop for faith leaders, office staff, greeters, ushers and building and grounds and worship committees.

Oct
28
Mon
2019
Candid Conversations on Race
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Candid Conversations on Race @ Silver Spring Civic Building

Learn how our racialized society affects all people. Multiple book groups and a film discussion group, located throughout the county, based on books chosen to raise awareness of racism and white privilege meeting 4-5 times in the Fall & Winter. Participants MUST purchase their own copy of the book they select.

Nov
7
Thu
2019
Interfaith Works Annual Congregation Meeting
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Nov
14
Thu
2019
IFC 40th Annual Interfaith Concert
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
20
Wed
2019
Parent Academy
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm