On April 18, 9 a.m., the Jack Crum Conference on Prophetic Ministry – Love Your Neighbor will be held at Epworth United Methodist Church, 3002 Hope Valley Rd. It is presented by the Methodist Federation for Social Action, North Carolina Chapter.
The sixth annual Twirl to the World Holiday Party held on Dec. 13 raised $15,000 for one of its beneficiaries, Campus Pride, a Charlotte-based national non-profit working with LGBT college and university students.
Lesbian feminist theologian the Rev. Dr. Carter Heywood will visit St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 1510 E. Seventh St., on Jan. 18. Services will be held at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Heyward will speak at both. She will also teach a class at 9:15 a.m.
Cape Fear Equality, a local affiliate of Equality North Carolina, collected more than 1,000 toys over the holiday season. They delivered them to Duke Partners in Caring on Dec. 17, to be given to children affected by HIV/AIDS.