Calendar

Oct
23
Wed
PLM Staff Meeting @ PLM Conference room.
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
25
Fri
VCI Retreat
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 26 @ 3:00 pm

Arrival 5:30 p.m. Friday, October 25, with dinner from 6 to 7 p.m.
Program will finish by 3 p.m. Saturday, October 26.

Oct
28
Mon
Sabbath Retreat – Pastors in Transition
Oct 28 – Oct 29 all-day

Sponsored by the presbyteries of Detroit, Lake Huron and Michigan, this Pastors in Transition Retreat costs $175 for the program and a private room with bath and linens provided. The program will be led by the Rev. Larry Farris and the Rev. Laurie Hartzell. Reservations due by Friday, October 11. More information at www.detroitpresbytery.org/reservations. html

Nominating & Representation (N&R) Committee
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
31
Thu
LT Visioning Group
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Interested Leadership Team members gather at noon the last Thursday of each month to brainstorm future goals and dreams for the Presbytery.

VCI Facilitators @ Via ZOOM
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Contact the presbytery’s office manager for ZOOM link details.

Nov
1
Fri
Urban Plunge for youth @ Camp Greenwood
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm

Being organized by the Youth Strategies Committee. Watch for more details on the presbytery website or contact Brian Koon at b.koon@comcast.net

Nov
4
Mon
Mediation Committee @ Presbytery office/ ZOOM link
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Contact the office manager for ZOOM link details.

Nov
7
Thu
Leadership Team meeting – Lunch @ 12:30
Nov 7 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Nov
11
Mon
COM/CPM Special Training
Nov 11 all-day

Hosted by the Detroit, Lake Huron and Lake Michigan presbyteries, this special event will go from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. with keynote remarks about “The Future Shape of Ministry” by Dr. Timothy Cargal, Manager Preparation for Ministry/Exams, Office of the General Assembly.

There also will be seven workshops offered during two break-out sessions:
1. Care and Feeding of Transitional Pastors
2. The Role and Responsibilities for COM
3. Understanding Congregational Culture
4. Nurturing Relationship with Those Under Care
5. The Role and Responsibilities for CPM
6. Generational Studies/ Shifts in Ministry Models
7. CRE Training: Models, Reciprocity, and Support

Register for the event by contacting Sandy Jensen at (866) 345-6550 ext. 220 or sandy@ detroitpresbytery.org