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Journey to Mosaic 2017
November 9 @ 2:00 pm - November 12 @ 2:00 pm
The Journey to Mosaic brings together Christians from diverse backgrounds for an interactive experience that explores the stories of Asian-Americans, African-Americans, Latinos, Native Hawaiians and Native Americans in the Northwest. This mobile seminar seeks to break down racial and ethnic barriers that exist in the body of Christ, and to create space for conversation with the experience that moves us from knowledge to understanding. We seek to build up a Christian community that embodies the diversity of the kingdom of God as reflected in Revelation 7:9.
On this 4-day bus trip, participants will travel to sites of cultural significance and historical and present-day racial injustice, and we will witness a sampling of Christian ministries living out the Kingdom of God with justice. Through films, tours, prayer, and partner and large-group discussion, the Journey to Mosaic will open doors to a powerful journey of spiritual transformation.
Date: November 9-12, 2017
Registration Is Closed
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2:00 pm Check-in and Introduction @ Nisei Veterans Committee Hall, Seattle
3:00 pm Presentation: Sam Mitsui on Internment of Japanese-Americans in WWII
4:00 pm Tour NVC Hall museum
5:30 pm Dinner & Debrief at Japanese Cultural & Community Center
9:00 pm Overnight in Host Homes
7:00 am Gather at Kent Covenant Church to load the bus.
8:00 am Site Visit: Chinese Reconciliation Park, Tacoma, WA
9:30 am Site Visit: Northwest Detention Center, Tacoma, WA
12:00 pm Tacoma Trinity Covenant Church, Tacoma, WA (7461 S. Verde St)
4:00 pm Maranatha Church, Portland, OR (4222 NE 12th Ave.)
7:00 pm Group debrief @ Maranatha Church
9:30 pm Overnight: Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, PDX
7:00 a.m. Breakfast at the hotel (included)
11:00 am Lunch/Site Visit: Yakama Nation Museum & Cultural Center
12:00 pm Yakama Nation Museum & Cultural Center – 14 Tribes Room
2:30 pm Site visit: Yakama Nation Museum & Gift Shop; personal break
5:00 pm Dinner at 14 Tribes Room
7:00 pm Site visit: Veterans Pow wow @ White Swan
9:00 pm Overnight: Oxford Suites, Yakima
6:30 am Breakfast at hotel
10:00 am Worship at Radiant Covenant Church
Noon Lunch & Closing group time/Communion
2:00 pm Wrap up at Kent Covenant Church