Author: Jim Bigelow

Social Justice Council, 11/2/21

Attending:  Mark Bussonlini,  Marni Odermann, Dennis Rockwood, Sharon Rockwood, Cathy Sandstrom,  Don Stepich


Opening words – Sharon read a quote by Jalaluddin Rumi, 13th Century Persian Muslim poet, jurist, theologian and Sufi mystic.
Be a lamp
or a lifeboat
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Social Justice Council, 6/1/21

June meeting: 6/1/2021, 6pm – 7:30

Attending: Don Stepich, Marni Odermann, Jax Perez, Betty Van Gheluwe, Jim Bigelow


Plate Partners2020 – 2021June – Giraffe Laugh – BettyJuly – Idaho Food Bank – MarkAugust – Jesse Tree – Marni2021 – 2022Congregational votes for plate partnersPlanned Parenthood (reproductive justice … read more.

Indigenous Relations, 4/28/21

Attending: Jim Bigelow, Nona Rae, Joan Williams, Tom Neale,  Debbie Foster

Opening words :“European colonizers found in the Americas thousands of complex, sophisticated, and sovereign Tribal Nations, each with millennia of distinct cultural, spiritual and technological development. Over millennia, they bred, cultivated and showed the world … read more.

Social Justice Council, 4/5/21

Time: 6 – 7:30 pm
Attending: Mark Bussolini, Dennis and Sharon Rockwood, Betty Van Gehluwe, Don Stepich, Jim Bigelow,


Check inSharon & Dennis — Completed cancer surgery, good news.  Betty — going to canyonlands & ArchesMark – things starting to get to normal and saw grandkidsDon –  … read more.

Social Justice Council, 3/2/21

Time: 6 – 7:30 pm

Attending: Don Stepich, Mark Bussolini, Marni Odermann, Jim Bigelow, Jax Perez, Betty Van GheluweAgenda:

check-inMark –  had second shots and will travel to NYC  to visit familyJax – working from home, & trying to leave space for others to get their shotsMarni … read more.