Southminster will be screening the film “Losing Our Religion” on November 30th at 7:00pm. All are welcome.
Brendan is a pastor in a small, evangelical church, and he has a secret.
He doesn’t believe in God anymore. His wife is still a true believer – and she just told the wrong person.
Losing Our Religion is a feature length documentary about preachers who are not believers, and what atheists do when they miss church. Allowed access to the 600 members of The Clergy Project – a safe haven for preachers from all faiths who no longer believe – the documentary follows ex-members and clergy who are still undercover.
They are not just losing their religion, for many they are losing their friends, community and even family. As well as their job. As events unfold that change lives forever, their stories also connect with secular communities that are growing in surprising places. New groups are experimenting in ways to have church without god, and asking the same question as unbelieving clergy – “what’s next?”
Losing Our Religion is a documentary about community, acceptance, and a view inside the complicated lives of clergy who are stranded in the rising tide of non-believers.
$5 Donation to pay for film screening fees
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Advent Faire and Secret Room - December 3rd after service
Join us for wreath making, cookie decorating, carols, ornament making, and more! Plus, the "Secret Room" will be open for this children. Just a reminder that we'll be bringing in the tree on Saturday the 2nd.
Southminster Annual Christmas Concert - December 8th at 7pm
We’ll be holding our annual Christmas concert on Friday, December 8th at 7:00pm. This is a great family concert and will feature our wonderful ensembles and other groups who have shared their talents with us in worship. All are welcome (the more the merrier!), so bring your family and friends! Join us for fellowship and refreshments after the concert.
Other Community Concerts
ISing's Christmas with a Japanese Twist, Oregon Symphony, Maranatha Church Gospel Choir, Tualatin Valley Community Band, and Portland Gay Men's Choir. Please see the flier here for more information and dates.
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