Interfaith Workgroup



Committee Chair:
Pastor Sanghoon Yoo, PhD

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=Creating Communities of Belonging Breakfast 

At this breakfast gathering, several faith leaders and I will present and discuss the Creating Communities of Belonging Project with our experiences and progress. 


Thursday, February 22, 2024

8-11 am

Central United Methodist Church (Kendall Hall) 

1875 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ. 85004 


-Registration (free):

-If you want to set up an exhibitor table at the event, please contact me at, as we open several spots on a first-come, first-served basis. 

-The event’s flyer is attached to this email. 



=The 2nd Annual Weave and Cleave Conference (Save the Date)

In our second annual conference, we will have several national keynote speakers as well as excellent breakout sessions by local leaders all through the day. 


Thursday, May 2, 2024

8 am – 4 pm

Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd, Phoenix, AZ. 85040


Here’s the last year’s highlight:



=Things you may check out: 


-“How Can a Church Care for the Trauma-Afflicted?” Common Good Magazine article on the Creating Communities of Belonging Project (11-09-23), Michelle Stiffler



-Weave and Cleave Podcast (The Faithful City)

Weaving the Voice of Resilience and Belonging


Apple Podcast


“Treating Mental Health Requires Science and the Church” (Sanghoon Yoo article at PAX 3-08-22)

Work Group Documents





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