Rather than one national conference in 2012, the Covenant Network hosted a series of regional conferences in 2012-13.
For details about the 2013 National Conference, October 31-November 2 in Chicago, click here.
Saturday, October 27, 2012 Westminster Presbyterian Church, Minneapolis, MN
9:00 am – 2:00 pm “The Door is Opening: Church, State, and LGBT Persons,”
with keynote speaker Mark Achtemeier and preacher Dan Vigilante
Registration and more details here.
Friday, November 16, 2012 Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm “Faithful Householders: Compassion and Continuity,” with keynote speaker Mark Achtemeier and preacher Meg Peery McLaughlin
More information available here.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 Central Presbyterian Church, Denver, CO
9:00 am – 4:00 pm “From Fear to Faith: God’s Safe Love,”
with Brian Ellison and Ken Cuthbertson preaching
See schedule and registration information here.
Saturday, February 16, 2013 Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, MO
9:00 am – 2:00 pm “A New Day Calls for a New Way of Being Church,”
with keynote speaker Landon Whitsitt and preacher Deb Krause
Learn more about registration here.
Thursday, February 21, 2013 Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, IL
9:00 am – 2:00 pm “A New Day for the Covenant Network and the PC(USA)”
with keynote speaker Brian Ellison
Click here to register.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 Catonsville Presbyterian Church, Baltimore/DC
9:30 am – 3:00 pm “The Call to Christian Hospitality,” with keynote speaker Henry G. Brinton,
author of The Welcoming Congregation: Roots and Fruits of Christian Hospitality,
and preacher Tricia Dykers Koenig
Learn more and register here.
Saturday, April 13, 2013, Mercer Island Presbyterian Church, Seattle/Tacoma area
“The Church of What’s Happening Now – Faithful Responses,”
with keynote speaker Bruce Reyes-Chow: “Groovy, Sick and Epic – Speaking languages of
justice across the generations”
~ and preacher Tricia Dykers Koenig
Click here for more information and to register.
Friday, April 19, 2013, Morningside Presbyterian Church, Atlanta, GA
“What Does Inclusion Look Like In the Post-Ordination Church?”
David Bartlett and Joanna Adams, Preachers
Registration information available here.
Saturday, May 11, 2013 The First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York, NY
“What Now? Marriage Equality for Presbyterians and Everyone Else,”
with Attorneys David Boies and Doug Nave
Click here to register.
Students are invited to register free at Covenant Network conferences.