Thursday Mail 2017

October 5 2017 Thursday Mail

The next edition of the Thursday Mail is scheduled for October 19, 2017. Submissions are due to the editor no later than Tuesday, 9:00 a.m., October17 .

October 5 Thursday Mail - (all at once)

Thursday Mail by page:

October Birthday Greetings

Announcements

Words from Wilson
Wilson Gunn, General Presbyter

Quill of the Stated Clerk
Sara Coe, Stated Clerk

Clerks’ Tip of the Month
Sara Coe, Stated Clerk

Nomination of Commissioners and Delegates to the 223rd General Assembly – June 2018
Urgent need for YAD Applications! - Deadline extended - October 10th

Submission of Overtures for the 223rd General Assembly
June, 2018 – St. Louis, MO


RACIAL AWARENESS EVENTS

"The Color of Christianity: A community Conversation on Race, Privilege, and Faith"
A three-part, community conversation on issues involving race and religion
September 27, October 4, October 11 - Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church

Workshop on Our Relationship to Native Americans
October 7 – Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church

Racial Mindfulness
Dr. Susan Strasser: A White Historian Explores Black Voting Rights
October 11 – Takoma Park Presbyterian Church

Mini Festival of the Arts, Awareness & Healing Racial Awareness and Mindfulness 2017
On-line registration available NOW!
October 21 – Westminster Presbyterian Church, DC

The Tema Youth Choir (TYC) from Tema, Ghana
October - November

The Occupation of the American Mind (Film Screening)
October 8 – Vienna Baptist Church

Islam: Ideals and Realities in the Modern World
October 11,18,25 – Old Presbyterian Meeting House

PipeSpectacular with Eric Plutz
October 15 – Franciscan Monastery

MoCo Voices from the Holy Land
Film Series – “Open Bethlehem”
October 15 – Christ the Servant Lutheran Church

You’re Invited to Write Night
October 18 – Western Presbyterian Church

Singing with Martin Luther: Celebrating 500 Years of Reformation Hymns
October 23 – Immanuel Chapel, Virginia Theological Seminary

Planned Giving Roundtable
Sponsored by the Stewardship Committee of NCP
October 25 – National Presbyterian Church

Teaching and Preaching About Jesus, Without Contempt for Judaism
October 26 – Saint Mark Presbyterian Church

Rev. Rob Lee (Guest Preaching)
descendant of Confederate General Robert E. Lee
November 5 – Western Presbyterian Church

Officer Training
sponsored by Black Presbyterians United (BPU)
November 11 – Sargent Memorial Presbyterian Church

After All These Years: Roman Catholic and Reformed
Perspective on the Reformations of the 16th Century
sponsored by the RIMW
November 17-18 – National Presbyterian Church

2018 Calm to the Waves: A Winter Retreat
Retreat Presenter: Dr. Shively Smith
(for NCP Parish Clergy, Educators, Parish Associates and their spouses)
January 29-31 – Dunes Manor Hotel, Ocean City, MD

Synod of the Mid-Atlantic
October - Men's Devotional

REMINDERS:

Love Welcome
A Faith-Based Forum on Supporting LGBTQ Refugees
October 20-21 - First Presbyterian Church, New York, NY


Presbyterian Peace Fellowship - Melinda Thompson to receive Award
October 21 – New York Avenue Presbyterian Church

The Women in Ministry Initiative
"Telling Our Stories - Breaking the Mold, Taking Risks, Paving the Way"
October 23-25 - Princeton Theological Seminary

What’s Your Next Step - Request for Proposals
Transformation Team of NCP


SAVE THE DATE – Coach Approach Skill Training Fast Track Opportunity
NCP and Transformation Team
April 9-13, 2018



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