Feb
26
Mon
Presbytery Office Closed
Feb 26 all-day

The Presbytery Office will be closed on Mondays, following Saturday Presbytery Meetings, to allow for staff scheduling.  We apologize for any inconvenience that this might incur. Staff may be reached by email if necessary at communication@glpby.org.

Thank you

Dismantling Racism and Privilege Meeting @ Ladue Chapel
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm

Meets the fourth Monday of the month, at 1 p.m.

 

E-Newsletter Deadline
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm
Mar
4
Sun
Installation of Rev. Daniel Ervin @ LoveJoy United Presbyterian Church
Mar 4 all-day
W. Mark Akin, Guitar Concert         
Mar 4 @ 4:00 pm

W. Mark Akin, Guitar Concert                                    

Sunday, March 4, 4:00 p.m. 

A graduate of Belmont University in Nashville and the University of Arizona, W. Mark Akin is a winner of last year’s prominent Artist Presentation Award given by the Artist Presentation Society of St. Louis. A popular teacher and performer, Akin has performed in numerous concerts and been heard on Nashville Public Radio. This engaging program highlights works by Sergio Assad, Agustin Barrios, Edvard Grieg, William Walton, and much more. 

Second Presbyterian Church is located at 4501 Westminster Place, Saint Louis, 63108 in the Central West End.  The concert, part of the Couts Music Series, is free and open to all.  For more information call 314-367-0367 or www.secondchurch.net.

Mar
5
Mon
E-Newsletter Deadline
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm
Mar
7
Wed
COLA Meeting @ 1st Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood (room 30)
Mar 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Mar
8
Thu
Gathering Planning Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy
Mar 8 @ 3:00 pm
Congregational Vibrancy Team Meeting
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm
Mar
11
Sun
Installation of Rev. Travis Winckler @ Second Presbyterian Church
Mar 11 all-day
Mar
12
Mon
E-Newsletter Deadline
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm
Mar
13
Tue
Finance Team Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am
Administration & Support Team @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Mar 13 @ 4:00 pm
Mar
14
Wed
Pastoral Transitions & Care Commission @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
15
Thu
Stewardship Team Meeting @ First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The March15 Stewardship Team meeting will be at Kirkwood Presbyterian Church, in room 29 on the lower level (take the stairway near the Welcome Desk to the lower level and the room will be on your left).

Coffee and water should be available in the room.

Vision Team Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy
Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Vision Team works cohesively to generate and be accountable for goals towards developing an overall dynamic leadership in our Presbytery.  Goals and milestones that they establish will be reviewed at Vision Team meetings providing a measurable system for focus, effectiveness and accountability.

Monthly meeting schedule is the third Thursday of each month, at the presbytery office, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Committee on Preparation for Ministry (CPM) @ Ladue Chapel
Mar 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Annual Meeting for Members and Friends Courageous Conversations @ Temple Emanuel
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm

On Thursday, March 15th, we will host our Annual Meeting for Members and Friends at Temple Emanuel (12166 Conway Rd, St Louis, MO 63141).

At 7 p.m., we will have a brief business meeting during which we review our 2018 operating budget and give program updates about our many programs.
At 7:30pm, we will host a 90-minute opportunity called “Courageous Conversations,” an opportunity to prepare you for the next level of interfaith (and other!) dialogue. Whether you’re just beginning, or you’ve been engaged in interfaith dialogue for years, this program will help you identify how you can deepen the authenticity of how you speak and the compassion with which you listen.
Program will be led by Rev. Robert Chase, Founding Director of Intersections International until his retirement in 2017. Prior to Intersections, Rev. Chase served as Director of Communication for the one million-member United Church of Christ; and was Founder and President of Creative Connections in Media, a full-service communications company based in Rhinebeck, NY, among other positions. An ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, Chase is an author, playwright and award-winning video producer/director with more than 100 productions to his credit.
Rev. Chase is currently on tour featuring his latest book Beyond the Comma: Life at the Intersection. Book will be available for sale at the event and at the Eden Theological Seminary Bookstore.
Mar
18
Sun
Building Dedication – Edwardsville First Presbyterian Church @ First Presbyterian Church
Mar 18 all-day
Mar
19
Mon
Social Witness Team Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
E-Newsletter Deadline
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm
Mar
20
Tue
Mission & Outreach Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

1st Floor Boardroom

New Worshiping Communitees Commission @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Mar 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Mar
26
Mon
Presbytery Center Office Closed – Moving Week
Mar 26 @ 8:00 am – Mar 31 @ 5:00 pm

The Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy Staff will be moving from the Tower Grove location into the new office in Creve Coeur this week. The staff will be accessible by email, so all communication coming into the office will be answered as quickly as possible. General communication can be emailed at: communication@glpby.org

Thank you for your patience as we complete the transition into our new space.

Dismantling Racism and Privilege Meeting @ Ladue Chapel
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm

Meets the fourth Monday of the month, at 1 p.m.

 

E-Newsletter Deadline
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm
Apr
2
Mon
E-Newsletter Deadline
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm
Apr
4
Wed
COLA Meeting @ 1st Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood (room 30)
Apr 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Apr
9
Mon
Dynamic Leaders Team @ Webster Groves Presbyterian Church
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
E-Newsletter Deadline
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm
Apr
10
Tue
Finance Team Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am
Administration & Support Team @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Apr 10 @ 4:00 pm
Apr
11
Wed
Pastoral Transitions & Care Commission @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Apr
12
Thu
Congregational Vibrancy Team Meeting
Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm
Apr
14
Sat
2nd Annual – Paper Slips Theatre to Benefit Kindercottage of East St. Louis @ St. Paul UCC
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm

            In time for Christmas gift giving!

            Order your tickets for the whole family and maybe a few friends for the 2nd Annual Night at the Improv benefitting Uni-Pres Kindercottage on April 14, 2018.

We will send you the tickets and some Christmas cards in which you can enclose the tickets.  Just tell us how many cards you will need and we will send those to you with the tickets.  Order by December 15 to make certain you get your tickets and cards by Christmas!

            Tickets include dinner and the show and are just $40 each or 8 for $300.  Send your name and address with your ticket order, check and include how many cards you need to Kindercottage, 564 Veronica, East St. Louis, IL, 62205.   Have a Merry Christmas and we hope to see you on April 14!

Mound Ridge Dinner Auction @ Andre's South Banquet Center
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Check back for more details.

Apr
15
Sun
UKirk – High School Senior Night
Apr 15 all-day

More details will follow soon. Email questions to: miriamfoltz@gmail.com

High School Senior UKirk Open House Night @ Trinity Presbyterian Church
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

UKirk is hosting an Open House night for high school seniors on Sunday, April 15, from 7-9 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian. Students are welcome to come meet current college students, learn more about the UKirk campus ministry network (did you know there are UKirk ministries at Mizzou, Murray State, and more!?), and the ways they can connect with the UKirk – St. Louis community throughout the year. For more information, email Pastor Miriam at ukirk_stl@glpby.org.

Apr
16
Mon
Social Witness Team Meeting @ Presbytery of Giddings-Lovejoy - Conference Room 105
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
E-Newsletter Deadline
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm