June 21, 2024, Goshen, Indiana, 5–6 p.m. as part of the Central District Conference Annual Meeting

Seasons in the life cycle of congregations Celeste Kennel-Shank, pastor of one of CDC’s emerging communities of faith, shares stories from her book about the Community of Christ in Washington, DC: its start as an innovative church plant in 1965, pivotal moments in its middle decades, and its ending in 2016. She will also bring in observations from other recent publications and lead a discussion on the religious landscape today.

An event in the Hyde Park-Kenwood area of Chicago this summer is in the works. Look for details here as they are confirmed.

Above: photo by Arash of book cafe