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SPC Calls the Reverend Gusti Linnea Newquist

Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church is delighted to announce that we have called the Reverend Gusti Linnea Newquist to be our new pastor. The congregation voted to approve her terms of call at our September 15 congregational meeting in a unanimous vote. The Rev. Newquist brings with her a wealth of education and experience that make her uniquely suited to lead SPC into our future. Highlights include:

NOTES FROM OUR RAINBOW HISTORY

NOTES FROM OUR RAINBOW HISTORY
More Light Sunday*
Narrated by Ethel Hornbeck
July 7, 2019
Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church

UNDERWEAR PROJECT: ASYLUM SEEKERS AT THE SOUTHERN US BORDER

SPC’s Immigration and Refugee Support Committee has learned of a desperate need at a new port of entry in Laredo, TX. Most of the asylum seekers have been walking for weeks and have only the clothes they are wearing—and no shoelaces. They have no means to support themselves until they connect with a family member or sponsor in the US. Our colleagues at Catholic Charities, who recently worked in the Laredo center, have asked us for help.

Christmas 2019

Christmas Eve services:
5:00 p.m. Especially for children
8:00 p.m. Choirs, homily and candlelight
11:00 p.m. Carol sing, communion and candlelight

Christmas Eve offerings will be split between Bluefields, Nicaragua, partner church and Coalfield Development Corporation, in southern WV, founded by Brandon Dennison, former SPC Youth Director. 

Ministry Information Form (MIF) Now Available

The Session and the Shenandoah Presbytery Committee on Pastoral
Transition (CPT) have approved our Ministry Information Form (MIF).

Storied Evenings

Stories, Music and Art at the Historic Presbyterian Meeting House. Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.

July 11: Jeff Feldman, Teacher, Teller-of-Tales, Tree Hugger
Music by Bob Sykes, Scott Silbert and John Previty, jazz trio

July 18: Keith Snyder, Chief of Resource Education & Visitor Services, Antietam National Battlefield
Music by Jason Labrador, violin; Camilo Pérez-Mejía, cello

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