awakeningThe Next Awakening!

An Ecumenical Worship Service with
Diana Butler Bass
Guest Preacher

Transfiguration Sunday,
March 2, 2014

10:00 a.m.  @ First Churches,
129 Main Street, Northampton

Join us for a 6 Congregation Mass Choir, Children’s Church, Eucharist and Community Time to follow!

Sponsored by Edwards Church, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Christ United Methodist Church, Westhampton Congregational United Church of Christ, Haydenville Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, First Churches and co-sponsored by Mass Council of Churches, and the Episcopal Diocese of Western Mass.

Diana Butler Bass is an author, speaker, and independent scholar specializing in American religion and culture.

Diana regularly consults with religious organizations, leads conferences for religious leaders, and teaches and preaches in a variety of venues. She blogs at The Huffington Post and Patheos and regularly comments on religion, politics, and culture in the media including USA TODAY, Time, Newsweek, The Washington Post, CBS, CNN, FOX, PBS, and NPR.

She holds a Ph.D. in religious studies from Duke University and is the author of eight books, including Christianity After Religion: The End of Church and the Birth of a New Spiritual Awakening (HarperOne, 2012).