WINDY CITY TIMES
||Clergy Summit to Address HIV/AIDS Issues
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The Clergy Leadership Summit III, subtitled 'The Church Under Fire, Bridging the Great Divide,'—held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King—will be held Sat., Jan. 13, at McCormick Theological Seminary, 5460 S. University, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
The meeting will address, among other things, HIV/AIDS community outreach, and ways to end the prevalence of HIV/AIDS cases in all communities. Dialogue is slated to also discuss how people can continue King's legacy of unity by confronting other important community issues. The Rev. Dr. Frank A. Thomas, senior pastor of Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church in Memphis, Tenn., will serve as facilitator.
The summit is jointly sponsored by ACCESS' AIDS Pastoral Care Network ( APCN ) , the McCormick Theological Seminary, Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, Illinois African American Coalition for Prevention and the Northern Illinois Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
HIV/AIDS testing will be offered by Chicago Department of Public Health staff throughout the day. A donation of $30 is requested for registration, and lunch will be provided.
For a registration form or more information about the summit, contact Summit Coordinator Sylvia Jo Oglesby of the AIDS Pastoral Care Network at 773-826-7751 or 773-710-4263 ( cell ) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
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