WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22
WOMEN’S CONNECTION LUNCH
Host: Rachel White
Come and join Rachel to connect with other women in leadership for a time of connection and encouragement. Women of all ages and stages are welcome!
Rachel White serves as LifeGroups Pastor for Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church in Gig Harbor, Washington.
TESS TALKS DINNER PROGRAM: A LETTER TO THE GENERATIONS
Speakers: Pam Dodge, Ashley Gray, Jenni Neighbour
Join us for stories of finishing well, navigating motherhood, and just beginning. Hear from three women in three generations as they reflect on their journeys in ministry and what they wish they knew ten years ago.
Pam Dodge serves as Director of Group Life at Ward Church.
Ashley Gray is finishing a Master of Divinity degree at Reformed Theological Seminary, where she is sharpening her gifts and passions of teaching and women’s discipleship.
Jenni Neighbour serves as Director of Small Groups and Young Adults for Ward Church.
Modeled after the popular “Ted Talks,” TESS (Teaching, Encouragement, and Spiritual Sustenance) Talks offer practical discussions on topics of interest for women across the EPC.
THURSDAY, JUNE 23
MINISTRY WIVES LUNCH: RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR THE PASTORS WIFE
Host: Elizabeth Gibson
Does the last year have you worn out and exhausted? Join us and hear how the gospel, your call, and your voice—all in the context of relationships—sustains your life in ministry.
Elizabeth Gibson and her husband, Cron, are the founders of the Hopewell Equipping & Counseling Ministry Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
NETWORKING LUNCH: FEMALE TEACHING ELDERS (AND ORDINATION CANDIDATES)
Host: Carolyn Poteet
All female Teaching Elders (and female candidates for TE ordination) are invited to join us for an opportunity to connect, encourage, and pray for one another. Please note that this lunch is specifically designed and reserved for female Teaching Elders (and ordination candidates).
Carolyn Poteet serves as Lead Pastor of Mt. Lebanon Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
WOMEN’S MINISTRY DINNER: MIRACLE MOMENTS IN YOUR LEADERSHIP
Speaker: Nicole Unice
Whether you lead in a volunteer capacity or in vocational ministry, all of us have an opportunity to grow in our leadership. Join Nicole Unice for a conversation about breakthrough miracle moments that have the power to transform relationships in your leadership.
Nicole Unice serves as Adjunct Teaching Pastor at Ward Church.
FRIDAY, JUNE 24
NETWORKING LUNCH: DISCIPLING THROUGH DECONSTRUCTION
Host: Nicole Unice
Join Nicole Unice for a facilitated conversation about what discipleship looks like in a deconstruction era.
Nicole Unice serves as Adjunct Teaching Pastor for Ward Church.