Program

Christian Unity Gathering Schedule (subject to change)

Sunday, October 14:

  • Afternoon:   Pre-gathering meetings

Monday, October 15:

  • 9 am- 12 pm:   Convening Table Meetings*
  • 9 am- 12 pm: Deep Dive (for those not attending Convening Table meetings)
  • 12 pm- 1:30pm: Lunch
  • 1:30 pm- 5 pm: Convening Table Meetings*
  • 1:30 pm- 4:30 pm: Deep Dive (for those not attending Convening Table meetings)
  • 6 pm- 7:30 pm: CUG Opening Dinner and Panel
  • 8 pm- 9 pm:   Opening Worship with The Rev. Traci Blackmon, preacher; Aaron Myers, music leader

Tuesday, October 16:

  • 8:30 am-9:15 am: Morning Worship with Bishop Teresa Jefferson-Snorton, preacher; Aaron Myers, music leader
  • 9:30 am- 11:45 am: Dr. David Anderson Hooker facilitating “Hard Truths in Beloved Community”
  • 12 pm- 1 pm: Lunch
  • 1:30 pm- 3 pm: Dr. David Anderson Hooker
  • 3:30 pm- 5:00pm: Deep Dives:
    • Introduction to UCC’s resource, “Sacred Conversations to End Racism – a Cultural Approach” led by Rev. Curtiss DeYoung and Dr. Velda Love
  • 4 pm- 6:30 pm: Intergenerational Think Tank
  • 7 pm- 9 pm: Awards Dinner

Wednesday, October 17:

  • 7:30 am:   Ecumenical Officer and Governing Board Breakfast
  • 9 am- 3 pm:  Governing Board Meeting
  • 9 am-12 pm: Local and Regional Ecumenism Committee Meeting

 

*PLEASE NOTE: Convening Table (CT) meetings are only for members of those CTs who have been formally appointed by their denomination to a specific CT.  CT membership is indicated on your nametag. Non-members have “public” on their nametag. Those who have “public” on their nametag are not CT members and are welcome to attend the concurrent “Deep Dives” on Monday.