Atlanta Regional Conference

What Does Inclusion Look Like In the Post-Ordination Church?

Friday, April 19, 2013
Morningside Presbyterian Church

1411 N. Morningside DriveMorningside PC
Atlanta, GA 30306


Conference Schedule:

9:30     Registration and Coffee – Welcome Center

10:00   Opening Worship – David Bartlett preaching – Sanctuary

11:30   Panel Discussion – Fellowship Hall – Reggie Avant, Lucy Strong, Drew Stockstill,  Erin Swenson

~ How are cultures of compassion and inclusion formed?
~ How do we live ‘in exile’ within a congregation or denomination?
~ How do we facilitate healing for persons bruised by circumstances?

12:30  Lunch and table discussions of panel topics

1:45     Plenary with CovNet’s Executive Director Brian Ellison and National Organizer Tricia Dykers Koenig

3:15     Breakout sessions – resources for the local congregation:
~ Kim Long:  liturgical resources for congregational healing and wholeness – Morningside Room
~ Beth LaRocca Pitts:  pastoral and therapeutic resources for congregations and individuals needing healing – Room 201

4:30    Closing Worship – Joanna Adams preaching – Sanctuary

6:30-8  Wine and Dessert with Tricia and Brian

Registration: $35.  Students register free!

Hotel: Quality Suites Buckhead
505 Pharr Road, NE, Atlanta, 30305
1-bedroom suite – $69 per night + tax; 2-bedroom suite – $89 + tax
(Mention the Covenant Network conference when making reservation.)

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