Thursday Mail 2017

February 23 2017 Thursday Mail

The next edition of the Thursday Mail is scheduled for March 9, 2017. Submissions are due to the editor no later than Tuesday, March 7.

February 23 Thursday Mail (all at once)

Thursday Mail by page:

Presbytery (staff/committees/congregations)

Pastoral Concerns


Words from Wilson
G. Wilson Gunn, Jr., General Presbyter

Music Books and Resources
Burke Presbyterian Church

Pop-Up Book Group
National Capital Presbytery hosted by Karen Chamis

Free Movie Nights – “Crooked”
February 24 – Clarendon Presbyterian Church

Voices from the Holy Land 2017 – 3rd Annual Film Series
February 26 through April – Washington National Cathedral

Rising Above Fear with Omid Safi
March 3-4 – Burke Presbyterian Church

Keeping Seniors Safe - KSS
March 5 – Warner Memorial Presbyterian Church

Resurrection and the Walking Dead with the Dr. Brian Blount
March 5 – Georgetown Presbyterian Church

Out of Order: A film revealing stories and struggles of LGBTQ faith leaders
March 11 & 12 – Western Presbyterian Church

Syrian Refugee Project ~ Silent Auction
March 12 – Rockville United

“Optimizing Your Annual Campaign”
Open Space led by Dr. Lovett Weems
March 21 – National Presbyterian Church (chapel)
hosted by the stewardship cmte of NCP

From Ashes to Abiding: A Workshop on Church Rebirth, Renewaland Resurrection
Open Space –* requires registration
March 21 – National Presbyterian Church *1 pm – 5 pm

Theology, Racism and Christian Practice: How Shall WeRespond?
The Cross and the Lynching Tree – led by Dr. James Cone
March 30 – Saint Mark Presbyterian Church - Register On-line (link on flyer)

Resources for NCP Congregations considering offering Sanctuary
April 21: Advocacy Days – Washington, DC

Verse + Vision: A Poetry Festival
April 28-29 – Washington, DC


Reformed Institute of Metropolitan Washington Confirmation Retreat
With the Spiritual Formation Team of National Capital Presbytery (formerly the SOURCE)
March 3-5 – Bishop Claggett Center

EAPCE (Eastern Region of APCE) Spring Conference
With Tracy Radosevic, biblical storyteller
May 1-3 – Rhodes Grove Conference Center
the spiritual formation team of NCP is offering scholarship assistance click here for application

National Black Presbyterian Caucus
February 6 – Press Release

FRIENDS OF NCP (Ecumenical Partners)

Free Curriculum and Training for Children and Youth Ministries
Living Waters: Care, Share, & Protect
March through May

Free Consulting to help your Congregation
Care for Creation and Save Money
March through May

PG County Trees for Sacred Places Program
a free program to help congregations plant trees on their grounds


Romans and the Reformation with James Cubie and Dr. Jon D.Wood
Sponsored by Reformed Institute of Metropolitan Washington
February 11,18,24 & March 4 – Lewinsville Presbyterian Church

Riverside Presbyterian Church Open House
February 26 – Sterling, VA

Coach Approach Skill Training
Transformation Team of National Capital Presbytery
May 22-26 - TBD

Synod Men's Conference
Synod of the Mid-Atlantic
July 14-16 - Massanetta Springs Conference Center

Reformed Institute of Metropolitan
Celebrates the Protestant Reformation – 500th Anniversary

Thursday Mail 2016