Our GA Luncheon: Toward a Truly Inclusive Church

Join us for the Covenant Network Luncheon

Toward a Truly Inclusive Church: Reflections on Inclusion, Privilege and Equality

Monday, June 20, 12:00 noon
DoubleTree by Hilton Portland

Our biennial General Assembly luncheon presents an opportunity to celebrate with gratitude
the progress seen in the Presbyterian Church (USA)
in affirming the leadership, lives and love of LGBTQ people.
We’ll feature a panel discussion featuring some of the denomination’s leading thinkers,
challenging us to consider our work in light of the ongoing challenges the denomination faces
in addressing—or not addressing—inequality, privilege and division.

Panelists include

T. Denise Anderson
Pastor, Unity Presbyterian Church, Temple Hills, MD
& Candidate, Co-Moderator of the 222
nd General Assembly (2016)

Jerrod Lowry
Pastor, Community of Grace Presbyterian Church, Sandy, UT
Member of the Committee on the Office of the General Assembly
and the Stated Clerk Review/Nomination Committee

Bruce Reyes-Chow
Transitional Pastor, Valley Presbyterian Church, Portola Valley, CA
Senior Consultant and Coach, Center for Progressive Renewal
Moderator, 218th General Assembly

Jessica Vazquez Torres
Organizer/Trainer, Crossroads Antiracism Organizing & Training

GA222_panelModerated by Brian Ellison
Executive Director of the Covenant Network

Join us for lunch and the conversation.
A limited number of tickets will be on sale beginning Friday morning at OGA Ticket Sales in Portland.

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