May
1
Tue
Glasses Donation Event @ Art For Eyes Optical
May 1 – May 25 all-day
Glasses Donation Event @ Art For Eyes Optical

Give the gift of vision and change the lives of children and adults in need. Please donate your old glasses for the poor and needy.

Drop off times:
Mon – Thu 09:00 – 05:00
Friday 09:00 – 04:00
Sat – Sun 24hrs. drop-off box at front door

May
3
Thu
Jacksonville Children’s Chorus Auditions @ Jacksonville Children's Chorus
May 3 – Jun 14 all-day
Jacksonville Children's Chorus Auditions @ Jacksonville Children's Chorus

The JCC is now holding auditions for the 2018-19 season which will begin in August/September of 2018. We serve all grades from K-12. Only grades 2-12 are required to audition. The audition is simple and no preparation is required. Auditions will be held Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays throughout the month of May and into June. Visit our website and click on the audition tab to fill out the information and then choose a day/time that best suits your schedule. Call 353-1636, ext. 1 or email info@jaxchildrenschorus.org with questions.

May
24
Thu
Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Mary L. Singleton Senior Center
May 24 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Mary L. Singleton Senior Center

How God feels about homosexuality will be explored at Lifetree Café at the Mary L. Singleton Senior Center on Thursday, May 24th at 12:45 PM. The program, titled “God and Gays: An Hour of Civil Conversation,” features the filmed stories of Jeff Chu, author of Does Jesus Really Love Me? A Gay Christian’s Pilgrimage in Search of God in America, and Christopher Yuan, author of Out of a Far Country. Like us on Facebook/LTCHopeJax.

Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Mandarin Senior Center
May 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Mandarin Senior Center

How God feels about homosexuality will be explored at Lifetree Café at the Mandarin Senior Center on Tuesday, May 22nd at 3:30PM. The program, titled “God and Gays: An Hour of Civil Conversation,” features the filmed stories of Jeff Chu, author of Does Jesus Really Love Me? A Gay Christian’s Pilgrimage in Search of God in America, and Christopher Yuan, author of Out of a Far Country. Like us on Facebook/ltchopjax.

Sips & Socks for a Cause @ Carrabba's Jacksonville - Baymeadows
May 24 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Sips & Socks for a Cause @ Carrabba's Jacksonville - Baymeadows

Mark Your Calendars & Invite Your Friends! Fundraiser Benefiting Heart and Soul Ministry’s 4th Annual Summer Sock Drive: Helping the Homeless
Donate 1 Pack of Socks & Receive 1 Raffle Ticket
Join Us To:
Make a Difference in the Community
Win Some Amazing Raffle Giveaways
Enjoy Happy Hour Drink and App Specials
Network with Others
Take Professional Event Photos

Additional raffle tickets can be purchased – 6 for $5
Raffle drawing at 6:15pm. Must be present to win.
We hope you can be a part in bringing hope, peace, joy, and love to others!

God’s Plan For Succes @ Biscayne Elementary School
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
God's Plan For Succes @ Biscayne Elementary School

Every Thursday in The Month of April and May

Facilitated by Elder Reginald Bryant
& Certified Professional Christian Life Coach &Author Mechelle Canady

Introduction to the SOC, Inc.
Artists to Lead in Praise and Worship
Self-Image
Self-Esteem
Train your mind to Succed
Plant the Word of God in your Mind
Success is the Fulfillment of One’s Desires
Life Skills
Life Navigation Boards

Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Southeast Regional Library Branch, Conference Room A
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Homosexuality and Faith Considered at Lifetree Café @ Southeast Regional Library Branch, Conference Room A

How God feels about homosexuality will be explored at Lifetree Café at the Southeast Regional Library Branch, Conference Room A on Thursday, May 24th at 7:00pm. The program, titled “God and Gays: An Hour of Civil Conversation,” features the filmed stories of Jeff Chu, author of Does Jesus Really Love Me? A Gay Christian’s Pilgrimage in Search of God in America, and Christopher Yuan, author of Out of a Far Country.

May
31
Thu
School of Healing Prayer Level 1 @ Christian Healing Ministries
May 31 – Jun 2 all-day
School of Healing Prayer Level 1 @ Christian Healing Ministries

There is power in prayer. This is the primary focus of Christian Healing Ministries, a Jacksonville-based ministry dedicated to seeing healing restored in families, churches, and communities. Throughout the year, they offer in-depth classes for anyone with a desire to learn how to pray for healing, and their Level 1 School of Healing Prayer is taking place May 31-June 2.

Christian Healing Ministries is a Christ-centered, ecumenical, and non-profit organization that is dedicated to the practice and teaching go healing prayer. Francis and Judith MacNutt, Jacksonville residents, have introduced thousands of Christians to healing prayer over the years. CHM offers four unique levels of training where students explore deep emotional and spiritual topics and learn how to pray for them.

Call or go to the website to register. Please no children under 18.

Jun
1
Fri
A Path to Resilience for Cancer Survivors @ Marywood Retreat and Conference Center
Jun 1 – Jun 3 all-day
A Path to Resilience for Cancer Survivors @ Marywood Retreat and Conference Center

For immediate release:

Presented for the first time, A Path to Resilience for Cancer Survivors
Marywood Retreat Center, Friday, June 1st through Sunday, June 3rd.

Are you or do you know someone living with cancer? Join the Living Resilience Project in Jacksonville Florida for a weekend to support you in putting the best of who you are at the center of your life.

Jacksonville, FL May 3, 2018- Resilience is defined as “the process of adapting well in the face of adversity.” A cancer diagnosis can leave survivors and their loved ones feeling overwhelmed and powerless. Greater personal resilience can empower you on your journey.

Living Resilience Project™ approaches resiliency as a whole-person experience involving body, mind and spirit. Our program distills concepts from naturopathic medicine, energy medicine, breath and meditation practices and spiritual counseling. Learn new evidence based mental models to increase your personal resilience.

Be a part of this innovative, weekend retreat by getting registered at http://www.livingresilienceproject.com or calling (904) 258-9470. Space is limited. Early registration ends Tuesday, May 15th with a cost of $495. Wednesday, May 16th and after cost is $550. Registration includes all meals, snacks and double occupancy accommodations

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Living Resilience Project™ focuses on building resilience in cancer survivors and their support systems, PTSD, Trauma and corporate stress management via retreat getaways and onsite programs. Living Resilience Project’s corporate office is located in Jacksonville Beach.

For more information:
Todd Robinson, ND
Founder and Naturopathic Cancer Consultant
Todd@livingresilienceproject.com
(904)258-9470

“Science, Faith & Reason” with Dr. Ken Boa @ Ponte Vedra Presbyterian Church
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Science, Faith & Reason" with Dr. Ken Boa @ Ponte Vedra Presbyterian Church

President of Reflections Ministries & of Trinity House Publishers, Dr. Boa has authored over 50 books. Make your reservation to attend Friday night’s talk entitled, “Science, Faith & Reason” by emailing ghamby@pvpc.com. Geared towards parents and students but all are welcome.