Winterfest 2019: Mobilizing the Church to Serve
The San Gabriel Presbytery's Annual Winterfest will be hosted at Northminster Presbyterian Church in Diamond Bar on February 2, 2019.
This years theme is Mobilizing the Church to Serve, and we will be learning about faith-rooted community organizing, and what this means for each of us within our churches. All members of your church are encouraged to attend!
9:00am – Registration
9:30am – Welcome and Worship
9:45 am - Plenary talk with Rev. Alexia Salvatierra
11:00 am – Workshop Block 1
12:00pm – Lunch
1:00pm – Workshop Block 2
2:15pm – Closing Worship
2:30pm – End of Day
(1) Why Diversity is a Gospel Issue with Rev. Samuel Son, Manager for Diversity and Reconciliation with Presbytery Mission Agency
(2) Welcoming the Stranger: A Christian Strategy for the Current Immigration Crisis/
Bienvenido al Extranjero: Una Estrategia Cristiana para la Crisis Actual de Inmigración with Rev. Alexia Salvatierra
(3) Sexual Misconduct and Safety Policies for Clerks of Session with Rev. Diane Frasher, Stated Clerk of the San Gabriel Presbytery
(4) Theology of Leadership: Being an Elder or Deacon in the PCUSA with Rev. Wendy Tajima, Executive Presbyter of the San Gabriel Presbytery
(5) Legal Issues Related to Property and Personnel Policies with Kay Gustafason, Esq.
(6) Mobilizing Your Church to Serve with Rev. Jennifer Ackerman and Sophia Alecci