IMPACT Calendar

Justice Ministry and Rodef Tzedek Calendar 2017-2018

All meetings begin at 6:30pm

We ought to be proud that our justice ministries organize the largest public meeting of the year. This does not happen by accident; it takes the time of dedicated leaders to uncover, research, and organize people to secure commitments to solutions for community problems. Events with an * are for network members.

You can now access the IMPACT Team Member Google Calendar here.

Listening Process: August-October


Annual Assembly*: Tuesday, October 24th at the Church of Incarnation

The entire justice ministry and rodef tzedek network gathers to hear personal testimonies regarding community problems and to democratically select the problem area we will all take on in the coming year

Research to Action: November-April

Researching a local, winnable solution to a community problem and organizing the people power that we need to secure commitments to these solutions


Research Kick-off: Tuesday, November 14th

All IMPACT leaders gather to learn how we do research together and to make initial decisions about the direction of new initiatives

Congregational Team Meetings: November through January (varies by congregation)

The congregation’s team gathers to evaluate the Listening Process and the status of the network. If necessary, plan to recruit more network members. Determine who will be participating in the research and confirm the date of the network meeting

National Clergy Conference: February 7-9th, Orlando FL

Clergy from all of our sister organizations gather to bolster one another in building justice ministries in their congregations

Congregational Network Meetings& Commissioning Services*: February/March (varies by congregation)

Each congregation’s network individually gets together to organize for the action. Everyone is updated on the research and selects whom they want to invite as their three people at the action

Justice Ministry-Rodef Tzedek Team Assembly III: Tuesday, February 27th

All IMPACT team members gather to be updated on the initiatives and to make sure that we are on track to reach our goal of 2,000 people at the action

Justice Ministry – Rodef Tzedek Rally*: Tuesday, March 20th

All IMPACT networks gather to hear official announcements of solutions, decision makers, and to build solidarity as we prepare to take action!

NEHEMIAH ACTION*: Tuesday, April 24th at Martin Luther King Performing Arts Center

People of faith unite to seek public commitments to solutions to the problems that our community faces

Investment Drive: May-July

Our team and network members organize to make our justice ministries completely self-funded through their personal investments

Individual Team Meeting: May (varies by congregation)

Meet to debrief from the action and start planning for the investment drive


Investment Drive Kick-off: Tuesday, May 1st

All IMPACT team members gather to hear updates since the action and to plan for our investment drive to make sure that we are able to fully own our work. Team members can bring the first installment of their investment

Justice Ministry- Rodef Tzedek Celebration*: Tuesday May 15th

All network members gather at this night of celebrating our work and investing in our future


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