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Week of May 27, 2018

Council of Dads           Thursday, May 24, 6:00pm
This group meets the 4th Thursday of each month for a light supper and discussion of issues facing dads of all ages, offering access to ideas and voices of experience in an informal and collegial setting.  For more information contact Peter Sayers at .

Changes in Immigration                Friday, May 25, 9:00am
Brian Best, Executive Director of BorderLinks (www.borderlinks.org) in Tucson will speak about changes in immigration policies under the current administration.  Join us for coffee,
bagels and discussion on these important issues, Fireside room.
 
Leave a Note for Our Graduates                        Sunday, May 27, 11:00am
You’re invited to leave a personal note for our graduates.  There are Dr. Seuss books for each graduate in the Fireside Room for you to write on any page within.

Qualities of Discipleship                Wednesdays, May 30-June 27, 9:30am
When Jesus calls us to be disciples, what is he calling us to do and how is he calling us to be in the world?  Facilitated by Bethany and Rob.

Golden Gate Bridge Wear Orange March        Saturday, June 2, 12:30pm
Join Westminster members and others across the country to honor National Gun Violence Awareness Day as we march united in the belief that we must do more to stop gun violence.  Carpools will leave from Westminster parking lot.  Roundtrip march leaves Marin Vista Point at 12:30pm.  For carpools, contact: Carol Coffman, .  Register and details at www.wearorange.org.

Bible Study               Tuesdays, June 5 & 19, 6:00pm
Rob will be teaching the Bible study class on the Gospel of Mark on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month; Meet in the library.

Westminster Labyrinth Walk                               Saturday, June 16, 5:30pm 
Before the start of the busy Summer season, Spiritual Life invites you to walk our labyrinth and spend some quality “listening” time in the center - where the firmament that separates us from the Divine may be just a little thinner.  This is a drop-in event, finish by 6:30 pm.   First timers are always welcome – brief instructions will be provided! Findlay Hall.

Church Picnic              Sunday, June 17, 11:00am
Join us after church at the Corte Madera Town Park for fellowship, food and fun activities. Food will be provided but donations are welcome. Carpooling from church is encouraged. Picnic tables are reserved but bring your favorite beach chair or blanket if you want to spread out. Questions? Contact Randy Huyser,

Women Connecting                   Tuesday, June 26, 6:30pm
Our group of women meets monthly to respond to a relevant faith/life questions over dinner. Our presenter this month will be Kathleen Buckstaff, church member and author She will be discussing #MeToo and offering compassion and kindness to ourselves and others: How breaking silences allows for healing. If you are new to Women Connecting, please RSVP to Judy Friede at ; meet in Findlay Hall.

** Upcoming Forward in Faith Events & Information **

Advance Commitments Update
We are very happy to report that we have received pledges of just under $1.8M toward our celebration goal of $2.8M!!  With Advance Commitments still coming in, we are aiming for $2M by the end of May.  The next opportunity to pledge will be at worship on June 3.  Watch for a letter with your pledge card and come on that day to add your pledge to our growing total!
 
Forward in Faith Celebration Banquet                           Saturday, June 2, 5:00pm
Join us at the Elks Club Garden in San Rafael as we celebrate our mission and hear about the progress of the Forward in Faith campaign.  This is NOT a pledging event, it is a celebration of our beloved community. (NO charge)

Forward in Faith Children’s Party                  Sunday, June 3,10:00am
Fun, magician and tasty snacks!  No reservations required.

 

         
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