Archive for January, 2013

Communications Case Study – 2011 Hygiene Kits

Monday, January 28th, 2013

In 2011, the churches of the presbytery participated in a drive for Church World Service (CWS) Hygiene Kits that exceeded everyone’s expectations. It was a great way to contribute to an important cause of disaster relief, costing little money (less than $10/kit) and creating an opportunity in each church for inviting participation in the simple […]

Pass The Bill for Common Sense Gun Legislation

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

At last night’s joint (4th, Lincoln Park, Lake View) petition drive meeting for Common Sense Gun Legislation, we agreed and split up to call all the churches (49) which picked up signature packets at November’s Oak Lawn Presbytery Assembly meeting but had yet to respond (42). Deadline: February. Common Sense Gun Legislation is what we […]

Lenten Studies

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

What will adults in your church be studying during the season of Lent? The PCUSA offers books for group and  individual study. Adam Hamilton is an author whose work has been used in a number of our churches. His Lenten DVD course to kick start your group discussions is called “The Way“. “An Acceptable Fast” […]

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