Next Global Mission Meeting: March 10th 10am-1pm; Saint Mark Presbyterian Church
2. Accompaniment as Christian Calling: How PCUSA’s 13-Year Accompaniment in Columbia can Shape Other Mission, (A Move from Charity to Solidarity) Stories from Columbia: How Non-Violent Accompaniment between Columbians and US Presbyterians is shaping the future of both our churches by Rev. Emily Brewer, Executive Director of the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship (PPF) (See brief bio below)
3. A Preview of Visit to Njoro Orphan Care Program – Vacation Bible School August 5 – 15 2018) - New York Avenue PC - Rev. Beth Braxton
4. Preview Leadership Team 2018 Visit to the PCEA Kibwezi Nendeni Area and Education Center/Burke Partnership - Rick Bryan; Report on Kenya Mission Network Conference February 8 –10, 2018 Rick Bryan and James Munthali
5. Updates on formation of the Iraq/Syria Network and Cuba - Marilyn Seiber
6. REVE Kandale Update and Preview of the Girls Vocational School – Colette Ramm
7. NCP MCC Updates and Presentation/Tutorial on NCP Global Mission Network Wiki pages – Mike McNamara and Howard Frost.
8. Announcements – 2018 Malawi Mission Network Conference at Embassy Suites Hilton Dallas Market Center August 9 – 12, to be hosted by Preston Hollow PC, Dallas, Texas; Notice of Recruitment for East Central Africa Regional Liaison position.
9. Date and Venue of Next Meeting (May 12, 2018); Proposal to hold September meeting on September 22 instead of September 8.
Rev. Emily Brewer is the Executive Director of the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship (PPF) and has served as director since 2015. She attended Union Theological Seminary in New York and served as a PC(USA) Young Adult Volunteer (YAV) in Guatemala and Nashville after graduating from Maryville College in 2009. Emily lives in Brooklyn but will always consider East Tennessee home.