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Chas Edens

Executive director, Anathoth Community Garden & Farm

Chas Edens serves as the executive director, adult internship coordinator and co-production manager of Anathoth Community Garden & Farm in Cedar Grove, North Carolina. Previously, he was the co-farm manager of Peacehaven Community Farm, a sustainable farm in the Piedmont Triad connecting people with disabilities to their community.

Edens earned a B.S. in horticulture from NC State University and a master's degree in Christian Studies from Duke Divinity School, where his research-focus centered on themes related to Christian education and agrarian studies.

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Vital Worship, Vital Preaching Grants

The Vital Worship, Vital Preaching Grants Program at the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship is designed to foster, strengthen and sustain well-grounded worship in congregations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Two streams of grants are offered: to teacher-scholars and to worshiping communities.

Grant proposal due date options include October 15, 2023, or February 15 or June 15, 2024.

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