Mission project for March 2018 meeting: Welcome Home bags

As your Mission Interpreter, I thought it would be good to work with a San Antonio-based mission partner since we’re meeting there. 🙂

I’ve asked Judy Harris for a recommendation, and she suggested The Center for Refugee Services ( www.sarefugees.org ).  There are many refugees in San Antonio, including women from Sudan and Myanmar. And among other initiatives, the Center helps immigrant expectant and new mothers by getting them medical care, providing emotional support, and friendship before and after their babies are born. They also give them a Welcome Home Bag—which we thought would make a great collection project for us!

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Where is Synod Gathering 2019?

Where will we be? First Presbyterian of Tulsa, Oklahoma!
Click on the below image to watch their welcome. Continue reading “Where is Synod Gathering 2019?”

Coordinating Team folk: notes about March

from a Jan 30th email from Carol:

  1. For the Dutch treat dinner on Friday, March 16: meet in the hotel lobby at 6:30, and we will form car pools to go to the restaurant. Judy Harris and Anne Little are working on a fun place for us to eat so more details on that later. Afterward we will return to the hotel for snacks/dessert and fun. Continue reading “Coordinating Team folk: notes about March”

CT Sisters, are you ready for Churchwide?

Our Coordinating Team Leadership group started warming up in December… where are you in your plans?

Be sure you’ve read through their summary of our ins and outs for this August’s Churchwide Gathering. Now you can plan your budget, start reviewing the Registration Booklet to see what workshops and activities you want to attend, and begin thinking about travel options! Continue reading “CT Sisters, are you ready for Churchwide?”