Go to a Wed. night service at St. Stephen
Ask Dr. Cosby for a choir exchange?
Invite St. Stephen Choir to come sing at a service – Sunday liturgy? Lessons and Carols in Advent?
Matrid Ndife, Susan Judge
Attend the Looking for Lilith Theater Company’s play “Prevailing Winds” – and then have a discussion about it. The play runs Nov 6-14 at The Kentucky Center’s MeX Theater. According to the group’s website, Prevailing Wings “is focused on environmental issues in relation to Rubbertown and its surrounding communities, as well as how race and class have played into the Louisville community’s dialogue and action around these issues.”
– Peggy Woolley
Host a lunch at St Matt?
Go to St. Stephen Cafe for lunch as a group
Have a book discussion at St. Stephen Cafe
Develop a connection with Rev. Frank Smith’s church (the former St. John’s Episcopal, which the diocese sold to him in the past). Bob Nesmith
Meet with Kelly to learn more about the pastors’ group; what’s been discussed, learned, etc. ??
Highland Baptist is coordinating the book and dinner groups- contatct them to find out what’s happening and get on list
The proposed (planned?) soccer stadium in West Louisville has potential to change the economics of the neighborhood
Proposals announced at Sept. 27 Empower West Louisville Summit
Help foster African American businesses
- Asset-based community development (“The Kentucky Baptist Foundation provides charitable gift consultation services for individuals and investment management oversight and accounting services to Kentucky and Southern Baptist-related churches, associations, institutions and agencies” and certain other non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations.)
Working with allies
- One West – Story from WLKY TV “Leadership Louisville’s 2014 Bingham Fellows designed the program to put west Louisville on a “path to prosperity.” | Stories in the March 2015 issue of Louisville Magazine (Publisher Dan Crutcher is a member of the 2014 Bingham Fellows class, which designed the One West program. (And a story specifically about One West).
- Hand in Hand Minstries – what do they do and how it is related to bringing about West Louisville empowerment?
- Supporting Simmons College