Sunday Forum
10:15 AM - Lounge

Sunday Forum is held Sunday mornings from 10:15-11:15 in the Church Lounge. The First Sunday of each month is the whole church Coffee Hour during this time slot and the rest of the Sundays have programming.

Adult Forum

 

Mar 1 Coffee Hour

 

Mar 8     Jeffrey N. Gingold

Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center

Jeffrey is an internationally acclaimed and award-winning author. He has been a guest on The Montel Williams Show, NPR, numerous webcasts and national talk radio shows. Jeffrey is a published freelance writer and has authored and been interviewed for numerous articles in U.S and international publications. In 2014 his first book was translated into Polish and in 2015, his second book was released in Dutch.

Based upon recorded interviews with his grandmother and father, Jeffrey’s newest book, Tunnel, Smuggle, Collect: A Holocaust Boy, shares his father’s epic survival as a young boy in the Warsaw Ghetto. The gripping true story holds nothing back, receiving world-wide acclaim and the 2016 Finalist Midwest Independent Publishing Book Award. Jeffrey also received an award from the Jewish War Veterans for his “dedication to telling the stories of history” and personal acknowledgement from the United States Army for supporting “Learning from the Holocaust: Legacy of Perseverance” education.

In 2018, his current book was recorded and now available by the Audio and Braille Literacy Enhancement. Jeffrey enjoys family time with his wife, Terri, and their two bright and beautiful daughters, Lauren and Meredith.

Mr. Gingold generously contributes 100% of the proceeds from his book to HERC.

Mar 15     Why the Jews?  And Why the Germans?  CANCELED

Leader:  Dean Boyer, Educator

Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center

 

Mr. Boyer is a retired teacher from Menasha High School with a background in Economics, AP Economics, Political Science, AP European History, United States History, World History and Holocaust & Genocide.  He will bring us a closer look at the specific events and conditions that made the Holocaust possible. 

 

Mar 22     Alphabet Soup The Basics of Informed Allyship  CANCELED

Leader:  Misty Gedlinkse, Board President

Fond du Lac Pride Alliance

 

Fond du Lac Pride Alliance promotes inclusivity, builds positive visibility, performs public advocacy and education, and provides resource and service connections to local LGBTQ+ individuals and their allies. 

 

How can we work together to make the Fond du Lac community safer and more supportive and affirming for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression?

 

Mar 29       NION  CANCELED
"Not In Our Name" initiative started by McFarland UCC deals with the separation of children from their families at the border.  This is the 2020 Mission Project Pilgrim UCC Confirmation Class