The Joyful Vegan Feast: 02.27.16

Video of The Joyful Vegan Cooking Class: 02.13.16 White Bread 1 tablespoon of yeast 2 cups of just above the temperature of lukewarm water 3-4 cups of white flour 1 teaspoon sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon olive oil Combine warm yeast, water and sugar in mixing bowl. Let stand approximately  10 minutes. When yeast […]

RADICAL February at Mercy Junction

Happy February all you rebels, rabble rousers and trouble makers! This month we continue our Winter Quarter theme: “A Different Revelation” with the focus turning to Radicals! While we’ll be taking a closer look at the radical life of Jesus Christ during the Wednesday night Bible Study and Sundays’, “The Blessing.” We’ll be looking at […]

Protest, Performance and Worship: A Different Revelation

by Beth Foster Mercy Junction Justice and Peace Center will be celebrating its one-year anniversary and kicking off its winter quarter, “A Different Revelation,” this weekend with three days of special events, good food and friendship. The festivities will begin on Friday evening with a gathering of the “Fellowship of Heretics.” If you’re not already […]

Mercy Junction holding candlelight vigil for Missouri teenager killed by police

Mercy Junction, along with St. Marks United Methodist and Renaissance Presbyterian churches, will hold a candlelight vigil and prayer service tonight, following the funeral of the Missouri teenager who was killed by police on Aug. 9. The Chattanooga vigil is part of a nationally coordinated action with events taking place in cities across the United […]

From Ferguson: What I Heard

Mercy Junction founder/evangelist, the Rev. Brian Merritt, arrived in Ferguson, Mo., Wednesday night. This is Brian’s third update since arriving. To read about why he went to Ferguson, go to this post. One of the things I was most worried about in coming to Ferguson was something that rattled in my head like any good […]

From Ferguson: The Sting of Sin, The Sting of Death

Mercy Junction founder/evangelist, the Rev. Brian Merritt, arrived in Ferguson, Mo., last night. This is Brian’s second update since arriving. To read about why he went to Ferguson, go to this post. In Paul’s famous words, “Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?” he follows with a startling statement. That […]