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  • 5/27 | PEVA Office Closed
  • 6/2 | PYT Delegation Meeting 4:00 at PEVA
  • 6/4 | COM 4:00 at St. Andrew
  • 6/5 | eFormation 9:00 at PEVA
  • 6/10 | Interims 12:00 at PEVA
  • 6/10 | Council 2:00 at PEVA
  • 6/18 | CPM 9:30 at PEVA
  • 6/19 | Trustees/SMT 10:30 at PEVA

NEWS AND EVENTS AROUND PEVA

ATTENTION YOUTH LEADERS!

May 31 - Multi-church lock-in at Yorkminster

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Join youth (grades 6-12) from other churches for a fun-night at Yorkminster Presbyterian in Yorktown.  Camp outside or inside and enjoy games, a campfire and treats, Bible study, Smugglers and other night challenges, friend making...

Please give us an estimate of the number of youth you anticipate from your church.  Each church will need to provide two adults, and $15 per person to cover food. 

At this time, we anticipate beginning at 7 PM, and concluding at 9:30 AM.  Please contact Pastor Mike Burcher, mike@yorkminsterpc.org

6/1/2019 Final Date to Apply

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Spread the word to young adults (ages 19-30) that JUNE 1 is the FINAL date to apply to the 2019-20 Young Adult Volunteer year ! National sites are available. Learn more online and APPLY!!

PEVA EDUCATORS INVITE ALL TO ATTEND eFORMATION WEBINAR

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The PEVA educators would like to invite all to attend the June eFormation webinar on Wednesday, June 5, at the PEVA office (801 Loudoun Ave., Portsmouth, VA.
Schedule:

  • 9:30 a.m. Opening and Worship
  • 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Workshops (Faith Formation & Coaching, Holy Spirit + Current Events = Innovation)
  • 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Workshops (Using Technology to Disrupt Toxic Christianity, Hybrid Spiritual Habit Supporting Healthy Ministry Leaders
  • 1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Closing and Prayer
  • 1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Open Conversation and Affinity Groups
Click here for more information.
 
Anyone interested in ministry and how ministry is changing in the digital world, as well as church staff and volunteers engaged in a variety of communications media are welcome. PEVA has purchased a group rate for this webinar, so come and learn!  Light refreshments will be available.   REGISTER HERE  REGISTRATION DEADLINE is MAY 29, 2019. 

SYNOD PW SUMMER GATHERING

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Join us at beautiful Massanetta Springs Camp and Conference Center in Harison burg, Va for invigorationg worship, illuminating workshops, and warm fellowship.

More Information / Registration Flyer

MEN OF FAITH CONCERT AT LYNNHAVEN PC

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7:00 P.M
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FREE ADMISSION
(A Love Offering will be collected)
LYNNHAVEN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
136 S LYNNHAVEN ROAD
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23452

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

 

CONVERGENCE - "WHERE FAITH MEETS SCIENCE"


A High School Youth Theology Institute on Faith and Science
June 22 - June 30, 2019
Have you ever been told that you can’t be a scientist and a Christian? Come spend time with others who want to deeply explore questions of faith and science.

This 9-day on-campus experience is for inquisitive high school students of any Christian denomination interested in reading challenging texts, hearing presentations from college & seminary faculty, and enjoying hands-on experiences in the place where faith and science come together.

Bon Voyage Concert at Great Bridge

2018-2019 Candlelight Concert Series at Great Bridge PC

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June 23, 2019, 4:00 p.m.
19th Season
Soli Deo Gloria
Bon Voyage Concert

Featuring Members of the Great Bridge Presbyterian Chancel Choir and Music Ministry, guest musicians and instrumentalists and Billye Brown Youmans, Director

The group embarks on a nine day tour in Italy on June 25.

333 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FLYER

PRESBYTERIAN MENS CONFERENCE AT MASSANETTA | 7/19 - 7/21

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R E G I S T E R       |       B R O C H U R E

SACRED MUSIC SUMMER CONFERENCE 7/22-7/27

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The Center for Sacred Music at VWU hosts the annual Sacred Music Summer Conference: A Worship & Arts Event July 22-27 on the campus at 5817 Wesleyan Drive, VB.   The week includes more than 45 workshop sessions led by 22 guest clinicians on topics such as preaching, ‘art’ on the big screen, choral artistry, handbells, children’s music, drama in church (the good kind), Orff, choral composition, creative worship planning, drumming, and oodles of choral anthem reading sessions.    Evening events include worship, a hymn festival, and a choral concert.
 
For further details, including a list of fascinating workshop sessions & outstanding clinicians, see www.vwu.edu/csmsummer.   For information on the evening events, to which all are welcome, see www.vwu.edu/csmevening

 

BIG TENT

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS        |       MORE INFORMATION/REGISTER

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Children who rely on free or reduced-price breakfast and lunch at school often go without enough to eat during the summer at home. 

Collect cereal and oatmeal April 1st - June 16th.  Please make sure donations are received in the PEVA office by June 17th.  

The Southeastern Food Bank, the Food Bank on the Eastern Shore and the Peninsula Food Bank of VA will be using it for the mobile pantries and summer school sites for those in need. 

CONTACT 
jessica@pcusa-peva.org

2019 PEVA YOUTH RESOURCES

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The Rev. Lyndsey McCall (First PC, Virginia Beach) has compiled a list of resources for Youth and Young Adult Ministries for the Presbytery.

The list includes:
  Continuing Education
  Retreats
  Concerts
  Camping
  Mission Agencies
  Conferences
  Tour Groups

Resources for Youth & Young Adult Ministry by Rev. Lyndsey McCall

CLOTHES CLOSET AT THIRD PC: June 8

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This monthly event is part of Third Third Presbyterian Church's outreach ministry.

 

Hours of operation are the 2nd SAT. of the month 10 AM to 12 NOON.

It is FREE TO THOSE IN NEED, donations are also accepted (25 cents per item) to support their local mission programs.

8065 Carlton St., Norfolk, VA 23518. 

Cleaning your closet? Donate your gently used clothing to this needed ministry.  

Please contact Jessica Fitzgerald jessica@pcusa-peva.org for more information.

NEWS AND UPDATES FROM THE CONGO

CongoFlag2006Watch the the Rev. Isaac Mukendi Kalonji's (General Secretary, Presbyterian Community of Kinshasa [CPK]) address to the Congo Mission Network Conference that was held in October at Simonsdale Presbyterian Church.