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GA Commissioner Training with the synods of Lincoln Trails and Lakes and Praries

AN INVITATION COMMISSIONER ORIENTATION FOR COMMISSIONERS TO THE 220TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
From the Presbyteries of The Synods of Lincoln Trails, Mid-America and Lakes and Prairies

WHO:

Executive and General Presbyters of the Synods of Lincoln Trails, Mid-America, and Lakes and Prairies
Stated Clerks of the Synods’ Presbyteries

WHAT:

A Day of Orientation – to prepare for participation in the 220th General Assembly
To meet and converse with commissioners from your own, and all, of our presbyteries

Leadership will be provided by Carol McDonald, Executive of the Synod of Lincoln Trails and by Landon Whitsitt, Executive of the Synod of Mid-America and Vice Moderator of the 219th General Assembly.  In addition, a cast of “thousands” will be present by video interview!

WHEN:

Saturday, May 12, 2012
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT
Or
Saturday, May 19, 2012
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT (Live Streaming will be available at http://www.livestream.com/synodofmidamerica)

WHERE:

May 12:  Hilton Garden Inn – Merrillville, IN
Just East of I-65 and just north of US-30 at Exit 253 of I-65

May 19:  Southminster Presbyterian Church
6306 Roe Avenue, Prairie Village, KS 66208

WHY:

Learning…preparation…conversation…partnership…communication…

PLEASE RSVP to Kristi Miller – kristi@lincolntrails.org by Friday, May 4, 2012, for the May 12 event.  Reply by Friday, May 10, for the May 19 event.  When you respond, please let her know if you have any particular “food issues” – allergies, vegetarian, etc.  It will also be helpful to have an estimate of how many folks might be interested in the live streaming option.

Lunch will be provided.  We hope your presbytery will assist with your travel expenses.  After you register, we will send a schedule for the day and a map to help you locate the Hilton Garden Inn or Southminster Presbyterian Church.