Calendar 2017


 

Hau kola "Hello Friend,"
We are so pleased that your heart remains with helping us create a preferred future for Native People. We would like to thank you for standing with us and please read about our major events in 2016 below.

For this New Year, we also want to continue to spread the message that we can be fully Native and fully a follower of Christ through our speakers, social media, and print material. The need is still very real for our Native peoples, and we will not give up this task the Lord gave to our beloved friend, Richard Twiss. We will be continuing our annual programs like Mni Wiconi (Living Waters) Family Camp & Powwow, continue local volunteer participation in the native community, and the Rosebud Immersion Course. So we invite you to commit your prayers, influence, and financial support as we walk this path together-not as an organization, but as a family- as the WICONI FAMILY

   

2017

February

16-18
Mission America Leadership Consultation
Long Beach, CA
http://community.elevatorup.com/Brix?pageID=23879

March

5
Covington Title VII Powwow
Vancouver, WA
Volunteers call our office for information at 360-546-1867

5-6
Native Hope International Presents 19th Annual  Pasadena 2016 Powwow
Location:  William Carey International University, 1539  E. Howard St. Pasadena CA 91104
Lora and Casey will be head dancers.
Contact:  Bryan Brightcloud Phone: 818-383-8619 email:  bbrightcloud@hotmail.com

10-13
Pastor Terry Wildman has invited Casey Church to be special speaker at Northport Indian UMC
Northport Indian Mission
8626 N Manitou Trail, Northport, MI 49670
Contact: Pastor Terry Wildman

 

April

16
Nez Perce Chief Redheart Memorial
Ft. Vancouver, WA
This gathering recalls the imprisonment of Nez Perce people and an infant who crossed over and is buried somewhere on the grounds
Volunteers call our office for information at: 360-546-1867

16
Following Jesus On The Red Road
Casey Church Guest Speaker
Conversation on Christianity and Native America
Fairview Grace U.M.C., 22420 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park, OH.
Contact: Shawndelle Chester  E-mail: shawndelle@eocumc.com Phone: 1-800-831-3972  ext.132
Register Online: www.123signup.com/event?id=pbzvg

17
Fairview Grace UMC
Casey Church Guest Speaker
22420 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park, OH.

20 - 23
Casey will be Construction of and conducting of a sweat lodge/ ceremony in Dorr Michigan.
Location: 2970 138 Avenue, Dorr MI 49323
Contact: Casey Church 360-607-2599

24
Casey Speaking at the Bradley and Salem Indian Churches in Michigan
Service times:
Bradley – 9:30 am
Salem - 11:30 am
Contact: Pastor Todd Williamson (616)262-0358 or Casey Church (360)607-2599

27
Casey at “4 Fires Ministry” in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Northlawn UMC -1157 Northlawn NE Grand Rapids Michigan
Contact: Mike Peters 616-855-6311

29
Casey Attending Daughter Shandiin’s graduation ceremony in Grand Rapids Michigan
She is receiving a Bachelor degree in Social Work and will be attending University of Michigan in the Fall.

30
There will be a graduation celebration for Shandiin and Casey at the Burnips Township Hall in Burnips Michigan. 3 – 7pm -We will be celebrating Shandiin’s Graduation from Grand Valley State University with her Bachelor in Social Work.
-We will also be celebrating Casey’s graduation from Fuller Theological Seminary with his Doctor of Intercultural Studies

 

May

2
Casey will meet with Pastor Mac Mc Donald in Cedar Rapids Iowa about ministry among the Mesquakie tribe.
Contact: Pastor Mac Cell – 515-339-1423 Email- mesquakiefriends@gmail.com

3
Casey Meeting with supporters from Lutheran Church of Hope in Des Moines Iowa

9 - 10
Meeting with staff at Wiconi International office in Vancouver Washington

31 - June 1
Indigenous Pathways board meeting at Toronto Canada

 

June

May 31 - 1
Indigenous Pathways board meeting at Toronto Canada

 

July

8-14Poster
Rosebud Immersion Course
Possibly a second session, info coming later
For information on the first session please go to our www.wiconi.com website and click on the Rosebud button. You can also call our office at 360-546-1867 if you have any further questions or you can email us at office@wiconi.com about your interest so that we can put you on the list and we will then be in touch later in the spring.

27-30
Mni Wiconi (Living Waters) Family Camp and
Richard Twiss Memorial 13th Annual Traditional Powwow
Turner, OR
Registration now open Click Here

 

September

16-18
Annual Tuba Nesootuhi or Blessing of the Pine Nut
Gary Eastty joins traditional native singers at
Walker River Paiute Tribal Grounds, Schurz, NV
Contact our office for more information at 360-546-1867

 

October

1-2
Ft. Bidwell, CA Honoring of Boarding School Elders
Ft. Bidwell Paiute Reservation
Parade, story telling, traditional songs & dance, traditional craft demos
For Booth Spaces Or Details Contact: Anita Williams
530-279-2067 or yahoowilliams4@gmail.com


November

4-7
Haskell Indian Nations University
Casey Church is special speaker for a gathering of 100+ Native college students representing more than 50 Nations who together are answering the question: “Would Jesus Eat Frybread?”
Haskell Indian Nations University, 155 Indian Ave, Lawrence, KS 66046
for more information: http://nationsmovement.com/

16-18
University of Florida
Special speaker Dr. Casey Church
for more information contact: Jason Purvis 352-392-1625

29
Casey will be running sweat lodge with the Brethren in Christ alcohol treatment program.
BIC Overcomers, Alcohol Treatment Program
240 HWY 57, Bloomfield, NM 87413 Phone: 505-716-8070

30
Casey will be preaching at the Brethren in Christ Mission
Navajo Brethren In Christ Mission
Rev. Duane Bristow
240 HWY 57, Bloomfield, NM 87413 Phone: (505) 960-1212

 




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