TheIndependence Ministerial Alliance is an interfaith         

and ecumenical organization of religious and

community service leaders who meet on the

second Thursday of each month (September through May) to better understand and serve the needs of the Independence, Missouri community.


MISSION


The mission of the Independence Ministerial Alliance is to be

an interfaith and ecumenical organization which provides

religious leaders and community service leaders with an opportunity to join together in worship, educational activities and in support of the community of Independence, Missouri.


Purpose


To encourage and support personal/professional growth through opportunities for fellowship, study and service.


To foster understanding and information about one another and our various faith traditions.


To engage in service with other community-serving organizations by assisting with the formation of appropriate new organizations and supporting existing organizations.


To initiate and support ecumenical worship services within the community such as the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, City Council Invocations, Baccalaureate Service, Day of Prayer services, etc.


To offer an avenue for the faith community to speak to issues within the community when those issues need a faith perspective.



Approved:  May 10, 2007


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