For your information and action where necessary:
Wednesday 8th March: The first of three talks on different aspects of the welcoming of refugees organised by Bromsgrove Justice & Peace Group, a talk by Shari Brown, Project Co-ordinator, Restore, at 7.30pm in St Peter’s Church Community Centre, Rock Hill, Bromsgrove B61 7LH. “Immigrant, Refugee, Asylum Seeker - Who are they? Why are they here? What do they want? Learn the facts, dispel the myths about supporting refugees, discover the reality of the refugee crisis, uncover the truth about welcoming the stranger.
Saturday 18th March: Lent Retreat – ‘‘Following Jesus, Friend of the Poor and Excluded” (reflections from Luke's Gospel).
Led by Father Tom O’Reilly, Columban Missionaries Britain, at St Paul’s Convent, Selly Park, Birmingham B29 7LL, from 10.30am to 4pm.
A time of reflection, silence and prayer for those involved or interested in the work for justice and peace and social justice. All welcome. Donation requested £5/10 if you can afford it, to be collected on the day. Bring your own packed lunch; tea and coffee will be provided.
Please register your intention to attend by Email to: David Jenkins, Administrator, Birmingham J&P Commission, by Email: email@example.com or phone Father Gerry Murray on 01788 813263.
With best wishes as always,
Administrator, on behalf of the Birmingham Justice and Peace Commission