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Sat, 05/06/2017 - 9:30am - 3:00pm
Grace Chapel at First Evangelical Lutheran Church
900 Main Street
Brockton, MA

The theme of this year’s meeting is "Our Ethnic Congregations Share Their Stories."

The meeting includes panel presentations:
•    Immigrant experiences in the Episcopal Church: The story of African, Chinese and Latino faith communities in the Episcopal Church and in our diocese
•    The history of the First Scandinavian Religious Institution in New  England, 1867-2017
•    Our Youngest Congregations Look to the Future: How congregations that 
serve newcomers to the country are similar to/different from those that serve the second, third and fourth generations.

Also on the agenda is the history of Brockton and its ethnic communities, and a tour of First Evangelical Lutheran Church and Grace Chapel.  A brief business meeting will be conducted during lunch.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.   

The cost is $30 per person (includes coffee, lunch and speakers).  For more information contact parish [dot] historians [at] gmail [dot] com.