In keeping with the prophetic call to “do justice and love kindness” (Micah 6:8) here’s where you can find opportunities for your reflection and participation in response to issues of social justice. Watch this space for updates.


“Understanding Islam” Series in Palo Alto

from Supervisor Joe Simitian: We are lucky to live in one of the most diverse places in the country. Without understanding the diverse cultures around us, however, misconceptions abound. That’s why I’m co-hosting and moderating an “Understanding Islam”series with the Commonwealth Club this spring. All panels will be from 7:00pm – 8:30pm Rinconada...

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LCC Forms New Justice and Witness Action Team

In response to rising imperatives for faith to take action and bear witness, Ladera Community Church has formed a Justice and Witness Action Team. The stated purpose:  In keeping with the teachings of Jesus, tor engage in conversation, education, advocacy and action to promote justice. You are welcome to join...

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WATCH: “4.1 Miles” by Daphne Matziaraki

“The film presents a harrowing day in the life of a Greek coast guard captain charged with saving the lives of terrified adults and children attempting to cross the Aegean Sea on flimsy rafts. The captain, Kyriakos Papadopoulos, pulls family after family, child after child, from the Mediterranean — though...

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News of Delivery!

Many thanks for your shoes (half of these were through LCC!) and monetary donations which went toward baggage fees. Watch this space for news of Frannie, the deliverer, who will be visiting Ladera Community Church soon for an update. Here is her report: DELIVERED to asylum seekers at Moria Camp...

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