Last week's inclement weather is offering
ONE more WEEK to BUY ART from our
PRISON ART SHOW and SALE!
The art will be on display and for sale in the Fellowship Hall at the Cathedral of Hope through December 15th.
Proceeds are split equally with the artist and Hope for Peace & Justice.
If you are interested in buying any of the art, please see one of our volunteers. You can pick your art up after the 11 a.m. service on December 15th, 2013 or after at the H4PJ office. Thanks for supporting this life changing ministry and the lives of the artists.
Human Rights Day
Today, December 10th, is Human Rights Day. It was on this day in 1948 that the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. As the atrocities of World War II became apparent, the UN representatives realized the need to elaborate on what they meant by human rights in the UN charter. It consists of a preamble and 30 articles, setting out a broad range of fundamental human rights and freedoms to which all men and women, everywhere in the world, are entitled. Read more...
Montgomery Bus Boycott Devotional
"An oppressed but brave people, whose pride and dignity rose to the occasion, conquered fear, and faced whatever perils had to be confronted. The boycott was the most beautiful memory that all of us who participated will carry to our final resting place." Jo Ann Robinson
On December 5, 1955, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began in Alabama. Four days earlier, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus in an act meant to challenge the status quo of segregation. Read more...
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H4PJ is committed to working to ensure that Texas joins the 13 other states which allow same-gender marriage.
In order to do this work, however, we must have your support. Please consider a monthly donation to H4PJ.