Did you know that baseball legend Jackie Robinson, who broke the race barrier in Major League baseball, was Methodist? And Robinson’s faith was one reason Branch Rickey, general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers and also a devout Methodist, decided to sign him.
Join us for a screening of 42, the critically acclaimed 2013 movie, which tells the story of two men who changed the game of baseball. And, hear what Harrison Ford, as Branch Rickey, has to say about Methodists. Whether you love baseball or just a great story, you’ll love this movie.
FREE EVENT - Popcorn and Snacks! No reservations necessary. Rated PG-13
Childcare is available at no charge. Please call Susan Kelley at 884-4232 to reserve.
SAVE THE DATES: The Cultural Awareness Team will sponsor a series exploring our role as Methodists and Christians in the community with speakers representing several community agencies and organizations. Wednesdays, November 6, 13 and 20, 6:45 p.m. Watch for details in the weeks ahead.