Chicago Regional Conference

A New Day for the Covenant Network and the PCUSA

Thursday, February 21
8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago

126 East Chestnut Street at North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Keynote Speaker: The Rev. Brian Ellison, Covenant Network Executive DirectorBrian


8:30     Registration/Continental Breakfast

9:00     Worship, followed by an introduction to the new Fourth Church labyrinth by Vicky Curtiss

10:00   Keynote address: “Living Into a New Day”

11:00    Break

11:15    Plenary discussion of Same-Gender Marriage and Church Law, led by National Organizer Tricia Dykers Koenig

12:00    Lunch

1:00      Panel discussion focused on marriage equality efforts outside the church, with leadership from Caroline Staerk, Field Director for Equality Illinois

2:00      Closing remarks

2:15      Fellowship, adjournment

Registration: $25, includes lunch (free for students)

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