MOUNT DESERT — Rev. J. Clinton McCann will speak on the “Higher Ground Moral Declaration” at the UCC of Northeast Harbor & Seal Harbor on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m.
McCann is a professor of biblical interpretation at Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Mo.
The “Higher Ground Moral Declaration” offers “a moral agenda for our nation on issues including democracy and voting rights; poverty and economic justice; workers’ rights; education; health care; environmental justice; immigrant rights and challenging xenophobia; criminal justice; LGBTQ rights; and war-mongering and the military,” said a press release.
The talk will be followed by time for conversation and discussion. A simple meal will be provided for all attendees. This event is free and open to the public.
Contact Tricia Pope, church administrator, at 276-5521 or [email protected].