Sponsored by the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry, the San Francisco Foundation, Energy 92.7 FM, and First Congregational Church of Oakland, the meeting will specifically address the issue of marriage for all couples as it pertains to the African American community.
In addition to the cast of Noah's Arc (Darryl Stephens, Doug Spearman, Rodney Chester, Christian Vincent and Jenson Atwood) the panel will also include Rev. Roland Stringfellow, director of the Bay Area Coalition of Welcoming Congregations; Rev. Lynice Pinkard, pastor, First Congregational Church of Oakland; and Rev. Francine Brookins, pastor, Wright Chapel A.M.E. Church.
This is the first time all five actors have appeared together at a public forum. The discussion promises to be lively, engaging and enlightening. Details are as follows:
Thursday, October 2, 2008, 7:00 p.m.
First Congregational Church of Oakland
2501 Harrison St. Oakland, CA
Pre-Event Reception with the actors of Noah’s Arc
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ($300.00)
Town Hall Meeting 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ($30.00)
For more information on the event, please click here.
Voter registration and “No on Prop 8“ information will be available following this forum.
See you there!