Presentation on Palestinian Christians and Muslims

May 08, 2013

Concord United Methodist Church Race and Religion committee will host the Rev. Will McGarvey, who will be sharing a presentation on the issues facing the people of Palestine, their land, water, and olive crops. He serves as Pastor of Community Presbyterian Church in Pittsburg, California and is a member of their Interfaith Council. He has also worked with the Israel-Palestine Committee of the California-Nevada Conference and has been to the Holy Land three times and has lead two peace delegations to meet with Israeli and Palestinian peacemakers. McGarvey has also worked with the YMCA/YWCA Keep Hope Alive program helping with the Palestinian olive harvest.

The presentation is free and will take place on Wednesday, May 29 at 10 a.m. in Sherrill Hall, 1645 West St., Concord, CA 94521.