Interactive exhibit about children living in poverty
The Compassion Experience, a free interactive exhibit featuring true stories of children living in poverty in developing countries like the Philippines, Kenya, Uganda and the Dominican Republic, will be on display Jan. 15-18 at Clovis Hills Community Church, 10590 N. Willow Ave., Clovis.
“In over 2,000 square feet of interactive exhibit space, visitors will step inside homes, markets and schools – without getting on a plane,” organizers say. “Each child’s story starts in poverty but ends in hope.”
Talk about technology, spirituality at Fresno Pacific
Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary is hosting a discussion titled “The Redeeming and Corrupting Power of Technology: A Conversation about the Internet, Ministry & Spirituality” over breakfast from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Jan. 13 in Fresno Pacific’s BC Lounge, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno.
Guest speaker John Dyer with the Dallas Theological Seminary has worked as a Web developer for more than 10 years and has developed tools for Apple, Microsoft, Harley Davidson and the Department of Defense. He is the author of “From Garden to City: The Redeeming and Corrupting Power of Technology.” Buy tickets online for $22 at johndyerfpbs.eventbrite.com. Details: 559-453-2312.
Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream
Fresno Pacific University Provost’s Office is hosting a free event titled “Remembering & Renewing King’s Dream for Peace, Black Lives Matter” from 5-9 p.m. Jan. 22, in the university’s BC Lounge, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno. Keynote speaker is Iva Carruthers, general secretary of the Samuel Dewitt Proctor Conference.
Sunday, Jan. 3
Life Calls on Us: A Service for the New Year
Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno, 2672 E. Alluvial Ave., Fresno, www.uufresno.org. 10:30 a.m.
Monday, Jan. 4
Griefshare: Surviving the Holidays
Kerman Covenant Church, 15495 W. Whitesbridge Ave., Kerman, 559-846-5307, free. 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 5
Wednesday, Jan. 6
Griefshare: Care Connections
The Bridge Church, 3438 E. Ashlan Ave., Fresno, 559-226-4100. 10 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 7
Fresno Catholic Singles
St. Paul Catholic Newman Center, 1572 E. Barstow Ave., Fresno. 6:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 15
Men’s Annointing Service
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