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ADVENT MISSION STORIES

Explore MISSION BASED CONNECTIONS to the Revised Common Lectionary with lectionary-based stories from PC(USA) MISSION CO-WORKERS. Each illustrates a Sunday New Testament reading. Available at www.presbyterianmission.org/…/m…/lectionary-mission-stories/

 

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2016 ADVENT DEVOTIONALS

UNION PRESBYTERIAN SEMINARY has provided daily ADVENT 2016 DEVOTIONALS for the use of our churches. These are written by a group from the UPSem community which may include some of your favorite professors and staff members! They generously encourage us to print and share as needed.

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WINTER CAMP - DEC. 31 - JAN. 2!

"Charting a New Course" for Makemie Woods! WINTER CAMP 2016 at MAKEMIE WOODS Camp and Conference Center DEC. 31 (10 AM) - JAN. 2 (11 AM)DOWNLOAD FLYER Children in grades 1 - 12 may register. COST $125 per camper, $150 if signed up after DEC. 10.  For more information and the registration link, visit http://www.makwoods.org/winter-camp.html  DEADLINE: DEC. 26!

 

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"BEYOND BABEL" COLLEGE CONF: JAN. 2 - 5

The MONTREAT COLLEGE CONFERENCE, "Beyond Babel," will take place From MON., JAN 2 - TUES., JAN 5. FIRST PC, VA BEACH is organizing those wishing to go. In order to REGISTER, send payment with Covenant and Medical form to First Presbyterian Church, 300 36th St., Va. Beach 23451. COST = $300 (by Nov. 14), $350 (by Dec. 1) and $400 (after Dec. 1). CLICK HERE for all the details, including description, schedule, links to forms and what to bring!

 

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PDA RESPONSE - WILD FIRES

PRESBYTERIAN DISASTER ASSISTANCE is deploying two National Response Team members to the Presbytery of East Tennessee.  For those asking, PDA will be using their U.S. Wildfires account for the response. Please consider an extra gift to PDA -  lend a helping hand to those in need! If you would like to send a check through the PEVA office, please mail to: PEVA, 801 Loudoun Ave., Portsmouth, VA 23701 and write  "EAST TENNESSEE WILDFIRES" DR000165.

 

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ADVENT CHAIN 2016 IS HERE!

The Rev. Dr. KEITH CURRAN, pastor of  ST. ANDREWS PC, Kilmarnock has created an ADVENT CHAIN activity that he would like to share with all PEVA congregants and churches!  This document can be easily downloaded, printed, and cut up to create a thoughtful series of reflections throughout the Advent season.  Perfect for any age classroom and for the home!  CLICK HERE to download the ADVENT CHAIN 2016!  Many thanks for sharing this thoughtful activity!

 

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KNOW YOUR BOOK OF ORDER QUIZ!

Here are questions designed to challenge good Presbyterians throughout PEVA.  Let's call it Book of Order 101. See how well you know the current BOOK OF ORDER.  We'll offer a new question every week!  

 

 What are the three official categories of Presbytery membership?

Click PEVA HUNGER/PEACEMAKING/PDA and scroll down the page to find the answer!