John Pavlovitz

Update: Pavlovitz visit postponed to Aug. 29-30

Because of travel and other concerns raised by the spread of COVID-19, John Pavlovitz will not be at Irvine United Congregational Church this weekend. Anyone who registered for the afternoon forum and/or fundraising dinner associated with his visit should have received an email with information about refunds. Questions should be

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Registration now open for John Dominic Crossan lectures

Renowned biblical scholar and author John Dominic Crossan will present two lectures on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 at Irvine United Congregational Church. Lectures – Adult, $25 Lectures – Student/Senior (65+)$18 Dinner Only, $100 At 9:00 am Crossan will speak on “The Claim of Divine Violence in the Old Testament.” At

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Criminal justice panel

Peoples Coalition forum focuses on addressing racial disparities in criminal justice system

Implicit bias.  Lack of money.  Bonds.  Fear.  Mental illness.  Unfair plea deals.  These and other factors play into why people of color often find themselves receiving different treatment in the criminal justice system compared to whites.  On June 18 at IUCC, the Peoples Coalition presented a forum focusing on what we can do to address such disparities

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