Parish Historians Society Annual Meeting

Grace Chapel at First Evangelical Lutheran Church
900 Main Street
Brockton, MA
United States

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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