Archive for February, 2016

Enneagram; Know Your Number Workshops

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Internationally renowned teacher and retreat director Suzanne Stabile will offer both introductory and advanced level courses in the Enneagram, an ancient personality typing system that identifies how people relate to one another, why motivation is personality determined, and about how our inner motivation affects our responses, relationships, and personality. Drawing from her educational background and […]

World Cafe FAQ

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

February 13, 2016 Assembly Summary

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

Clerk’s Summary: Read it online (filled with links!) Download a PDF to print and share in your bulletins. Our Common Ministry: Read Online Download Here Photos: Browse photos from assembly here.

Pastoral Prayer for 2-13-16 Presbytery Assembly

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

Crafted by Jan Edmiston and Jessica Gregory Good and gracious God, be with us this afternoon as we find ourselves newly into the season of Lent, and guide us through this wilderness. Help us to see these weeks before us as a journey –  to cast away our struggles and our demons, in hopes of […]

Presbytery of Chicago Awarded Smart Energy Mini-Grant

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

The Presbytery of Chicago has been awarded a Smart Energy Mini-Grant by our community partner, Faith In Place. Faith In Place inspires religious people of diverse faiths throughout Illinois to care for the Earth through education, connection and advocacy. Faith In Place o ers service in four program areas: Energy & Climate Change, Sustainable Food […]

Moderatorial Charge by Ashley-Anne Masters

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Moderatorial Charge by Ashley-Anne Masters to Moderator Rev. Jennifer Burns Lewis “Thank you for being you and thank you for saying yes to serve as our moderator. May you always feel such enthusiastic support as you do today. As with all new things, often the final product is beautiful and inspiring, yet the process of […]

Glory to God Hymn Fest

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

In celebration of the new Presbyterian Hymnal “Glory to God,” First Presbyterian Church of Homewood is presenting a Hymn Festival on Sunday, March 13 at 3:00 p.m. Mr. C. Christian Dederer will serve as organist and Mr. Tim VanNasdale will conduct the combined choir. Any singers interested in joining the choir should arrive at 1:45 […]

Introduction to Systemic Racism Workshop

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Saturday, April 16, 2016 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Location: First Presbyterian Church of Homewood 1729 Gottschalk Ave., Homewood, IL 60430 Cost: $25 per person Scholarships available. We will serve lunch, as well as coffee and snacks. Register The purpose of this workshop is to introduce the idea that racism is a systemic, institutional problem of […]

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