In Memoriam | A Homeless Memorial

6 - 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 The Portico Breezeway | Near Homeless Jesus sculpture 1001 N. Florida Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602 Join us in this Covid-safe gathering in memory of those who lost their lives in 2020 while living outside.  This memorial service honors the dignity and worth of people without shelter whom we've…

Lift Every Voice | Facebook Broadcast

7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31 Facebook Live In this new year, a season of hope, how do you love your neighbor when we are so divided? Many are looking to faith for guidance to encourage care and connection in the community. Storytelling can be a powerful tool in building bridges to our lived experiences. When…

“A Look at ‘True Justice'”

Join us for a virtual screening of True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality and a candid conversation with Anthony Ray Hinton. Mr. Hinton spent nearly 30 years on death row for a crime he did not commit. He walked out of the Jefferson County, Alabama jail as a free man on April 3, 2015.…

Seeking Redemption: Connecting Faith and Racial Justice

Gather online and in-person with Tampa Councilman Luis Viera, Rep. Fentrice Driskell, the Hyde Park United Methodist Justice Team and the Tampa/Hillsborough Equal Justice Initiative Coalition for a timely discussion on the connection of faith and racial justice. Together, a diverse coalition of leaders will facilitate a discussion commemorating and remembering our painful racial history.…

H.O.P.E. Nehemiah Action – ZOOM Event

The Hillsborough Organization for Progress and Equality's Nehemiah Action will be held virtually on Monday, March 22, from 7-8:30 p.m.  Click on this to Register and get your Zoom Link. Attending this once a year event is a powerful and easy way for our congregation to "do justice together", leveraging our numbers to engage decision…

Fines, Fees and Felonies: Fight the Poverty-to-Prison Pipeline

Gather with the Hyde Park Justice Team for this hybrid event to be offered in limited capacity in The Portico's Community Hall and via Zoom. This event is free and open to the public. You must pre-register. In-person: https://bit.ly/3fm33Rw via Zoom: https://bit.ly/3m5IHgv States punish poverty by suspending millions of driver's licenses for unpaid fines and fees. Of…

H.O.P.E Storytelling Lunch

12 Noon Sunday, Sept. 26 The Community Hall FREE & Open to Public How are you, a loved one, or someone you know being impacted by one of these community…