CALL OF THE MEETING:

The Presbytery of Denver Assembly
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
St. James Presbyterian Church (map)
3601 W Belleview Ave, Littleton, CO 80123

 ~ Opening the Doors – Traveling Together ~

3:30 p.m.       Registration Opens – Please be sure to sign in at the registration table.

Childcare is ONLY available upon request, if a reservation is made before May 18, 2018. Please contact Beth Carlisle at beth@denpres.org or 303.777.2454         

4:00 – 4:45 p.m.   Pre-Presbytery Assembly Event:

From Divestment to Investment: Transformational Investments in Palestine
Since 2012 the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has pursued opportunities to promote peace and prosperity for the Palestinian people through positive investments in microfinance, energy, tourism, and education. Learn from Sherry Kenney, Ministry Relations Officer with the Presbyterian Foundation, about these investments and their transforming effect. A short video will be shown, and discussion will follow.  

5:00 p.m.      Fellowship and dinner

St. James Presbyterian Church will host and serve the meal. Tickets will be available for purchase for $8 (cash or check) at registration/check-in for the meal.

Dinner will include: cheesy potato casserole, meatballs in gourmet sauce, salad, rolls and relish plate along with lemon & chocolate Bundt cakes and a variety of cookie bars & gluten-free choices.

5:50 p.m.       Announcements

6:00 p.m.      Presbytery Assembly Convenes

Docket and Reports will be posted and emailed one week prior to the meeting.

Draft minutes for the previous meeting are available below. They will be approved at the next meeting.






 



 


 

2018 Assembly Schedule:

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Trinity Presbyterian Church, Arvada
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Iglesia Presbiteriana de Valverde, Denver
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
St. James Presbyterian Church, Littleton
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Elizabeth Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Shepherd of the Hills, Lakewood

CHILDCARE INFORMATION:
The presbytery will accept childcare RSVPs until one week prior to each meeting.  If there are no registrations at that time, childcare will not be available.  Contact: Beth Carlisle

MEAL ARRANGEMENTS:
Host churches will do their best to accommodate requests for gluten-free, dairy-free & vegetarian meals. Requests must be made in advance to: Beth Carlisle

HOSTING:
If your church is interesting in hosting a Stated Assembly Meeting, please contact the current Moderator, Jean Demmler.

DISPLAYS AT REGISTRATION:
If you are interested in having a display table at Assembly registration, please contact our Stated Clerk, Olivia Hudson Smith.

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