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The State of Addiction and Recovery in The Episcopal Church

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Grace-St. Luke’s (1720 Peabody Ave., Memphis, TN 38104) will welcome the Rev. Jan Brown for Recovery Sunday on August 27. She will speak in the Rector’s Forum 9:30-10:15 AM and this lively and spirited presentation will be about addiction in its many forms and the multiple pathways of recovery. The Rev. Brown will give an update on the resolutions that were passed during the General Convention and how they are being implemented in various dioceses across the Church. You will also hear about an initiative taking place in Province III to address the opioid epidemic and updates on what is happening with Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Church. She will preach at the 8 and 10:30 AM services and at 5:30 PM. Jan is the Founding/Executive Director of SpiritWorks Foundation Center for the Soul, a community recovery organization located in Williamsburg, VA. In 2014 she was appointed by the Governor of Virginia to serve on the Governor’s Task Force on Prescription Drug and Heroin Abuse. In 2015 Jan was appointed by the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church to serve on the Commission on Impairment and Leadership. For more information, visit www.gracestlukes.org/events/recovery-sunday

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Date:
August 27
Time:
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.gracestlukes.org/events/recovery-sunday

Venue

Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church
1720 Peabody Ave
Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee 38104 United States
Phone:
9012727425
Website:
http://www.gracestlukes.org/rectorsforum/
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