Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Niebuhr Film Screened for Public

About 200 were in attendance for Indianapolis’ second public screening of “An American Conscience: Reinhold Niebuhr.” The film explores the life, works, and legacy of a man considered by many to be the greatest

Who’s who in the IMHC? Carole Wills

Each week, we will be featuring a different member of the Interfaith Mental Health Coalition.  This week we reached out to one of our founding members; Carole Wills.

Seminar Series Brings Noted Middle East Expert to Indy

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation is excited to be a community partner for a seminar series on religion, refugees, and migration, presented by the Butler University Center for Faith and Vocation. The first seminar,

“Sonita” was a hit

September 14th the New View Film Series, a collaboration between the Center for Interfaith Cooperation and Butler University’s Center for Faith and Vocation and Desmond Tutu Center, screened the film “Sonita.” This documentary tells

Running remains a metaphor for life and faith

CIC board member David Sumner explores how running can be spiritual as well as physical.

Pagans host a Death Cafe — A reflection on life

Josh Hornberger gains a new perspective on life, death and pagans when he attends a Death Cafe.

Healing through radical truth

"We cannot place the certainty of correctness or the image of unity above the well-being of the vulnerable. We have to expose the violent, shaming, silencing things we do everyday and listen to the survivors who are hurting. Only the radical truth will heal us."

Mental Health & Healthy Congregations workshop

April 18th CIC’s Immigrant and Refugee Service Corps​ partnered with CTS’s Counselling Center on “Mental Health and Healthy Congregations,” a workshop for Latino pastors. Pastors, community leaders and mental health professionals explored the challenges

IRSC member Lyla Spath

IRSC member Lyla Spath, hosted at the Center for interfaith Cooperation, shares the opportunities for service and learning that this AmeriCorps program provides.

Lunch with CIC’s Immigrant & Refugees Service Corps

April 14th — CIC's IRSC is one of the most innovative AmeriCorps programs around. Find out what makes it special by lunching with members.

Taller de capacitación para Pastores: Sin Murallas y Expuestos al Peligro

April 18th — Taller de capacitación para Pastores(as) y/o líderes comunitarios titulado:Sin Murallas y Expuestos al Peligro, centrado en Proverbios 25:28.

Immigrant Refugee Service Corps

The Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps, an AmeriCorps program hosted by CIC, mobilizes community support to increase services to newcomers and others in Central Indiana. IRSC members took the lead in formulating the Ethnic Self-Help

Counseling services are crucial for Indy’s immigrant community

Damaris Franco is serving at Christian Theological Seminary’s counseling center as an AmeriCorps member for the Center for Interfaith Cooperation's Immigrant and Refugee Service Corps.

We recommend … Naomi Schaefer Riley on bringing young people back to the fold

Journalist Naomi Schaefer Riley examines why young people are dropping out of the religious traditions they grew up in, and shows how that decline can be reversed, in her new book, Got Religion? How Churches, Mosques, and Synagogues Can Bring Young People Back.

Peace-Reconciliation-Forgiveness Discussion

November 14th — Kizito D. Kalima, a Rwandan genocide survivor and a committed speaker on genocide prevention through forgiveness and reconciliation

Keep Indy Warm Donation Drive

Through November 2nd — A coalition of faith based and professional service providers are collecting hats, insulated gloves, thermal socks, scarves, and hand warmers.