Rev. Nancy Amacher, retired ELCA Pastor (and former Senior Pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church in Marquette), spent December 2015 through February 2016 in Israel/Palestine as part of a team sponsored by the World Council of Churches. Her role as an “EA” (Ecumenical Accompaniers) was to be part of a team that provided protective presence at checkpoints, schools, demolitions, and demonstrations. Amacher will share her experiences and provide some suggestions for advocacy.
Amacher is an excellent presenter, and there will be time for questions and discussion! All are Welcome! Light refreshments will be served. Event is FREE. and a good will offering, to support the work of the accompaniers, will be received.