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August 15 2019 Thursday Mail

The next and final edition for the summer of the Thursday Mail is scheduled for August 28, 2019. Submissions are due to the editor no later than Monday, 9:00 a.m., August 26 . If you would like to receive the link to the Thursday Mail send your request to lquander@thepresbytery.org

August 15 Thursday Mail – (all at once)

Thursday Mail by page:

August Birthday Greetings

Pastoral Concerns/Announcements

Jottings . . .
John Molina-Moore, General Presbyter

Clerks’ Tip of the Month
Sara Coe, Stated Clerk

From the Director of Communication
LaJuan Quander

Nomination of Commissioners to the 224th General Assembly
June 20-27, 2020 – Baltimore Maryland

Deadlines for Submission of Overtures for 224th General Assembly
Sara Coe, Stated Clerk

The Next Steps for Healthy Congregations Grant
Request for Proposals – Deadline November 15

Letter from E. Russell “Rusty” Lynn, HR
“Celebrating 50 Year Ordiversary”

Enneagram Retreat: Exploring Subtypes
Led by the Rev. Carol Hovis
August 21 Providence Presbyterian Church (rsvp by 8/18)

Vulnerability and Courage: The Practice of Stewardship
A Stewardship Presentation- led by Roy Howard & Shelby Etheridge Harasty
sponsored by the Stewardship Committee of NCP
September 11 – Saint Mark Presbyterian Church (registration required)

THE PCUSA Office of Public Witness invites you…
“Devotional Service led by J. Herbert Nelson, II, Stated Clerk”
September 12 – Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC

Support an NCP Global Mission Grant Recipient!
Race or Volunteer!
“Lincolnia Park Tri Charity – Supporting Kids Everywhere”
September 15 – Annandale, Virginia (registration required)

Ministry in the Age of Amazon – (prior to presbytery meeting)
September 24 – 12:00-3:30 – National Presbyterian Church, Rm. 5

Stewardship Kaleidoscope 2019
“The Pulse of Generosity: Vital Signs of A Healthy Steward
September 30-October 2 – San Diego, CA
NCP Stewardship Committee is offering Scholarships to attend this conference!

BIG SING with John Bell, hymn writer & social justice leader
Sponsored by the McClendon Scholar in Residence Program
October 2 – New York Avenue Presbyterian Church

The Presbyterian Outlook
Bicentennial Celebration Forum and Luncheon
“Celebrating our Past, Envisioning Our Future”
October 5- Union Presbyterian Seminary, Richmond, VA

Community Coalition for Haiti: Travel to Haiti and Share your Skills
October 5-12 – contact kate@cchaiti.org

Presbyterian Peace Fellowship – Celebrating 75 Years!
“Learn & Discern – Accompaniment & Peacebuilding in Colombia
& the US/Mexico Borderlands”
October 11-14 (sign up required)

Racial Awareness and Mindfulness 2019
Join Us for ALLYSHIP TRAINING – Led by Whitney Parnell
October 19 – Westminster Presbyterian Church, DC (registration required)

Healthy Congregations – Led by Lombard Mennonite Peace Center
Sponsored by Ministry Relations Team of NCP

Cuba Educational and Mission Trip
Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church
November 6-13


Three Phases of our Journey
Assessment. Discernment. Options and Action.

APA 2019 National Conference
October 23-25, 2019 – Charlotte, NC

SAVE THE DATE: Confirmation Retreat
Reformed Institute of Metropolitan Washington
February 28-March 1 – Claggett Center

Elisabeth Von Trapp
2018-2019 Presbyterian Church Concert Tour