Global Mission and Outreach ABCD Meetings.
In addition to our regular meetings, the GM&O Committee has scheduled numerous gatherings in the coming months. Here is the list:
- January 16 (Tue) 6-8 p.m. - Logistics concerns, work in small groups – going to Haiti and staying in Delaware
- January 21 (Sun) 10 a.m. - Commissioning at church
Women on Our Own
This group is a monthly gathering of women who are widowed, divorced, or living independently. For information about coming events, contact Grace Lowe (email@example.com or 302-645-9120).
Saint Peter’s Readers
Sunday, January 21 at 4 p.m. in the Conference Room
Following a recent discussion, we made a few decisions about the books for upcoming meetings. For January 21 at 4 p.m., we will read and discuss the Portrait of a Lady, a classic by Henry James for our meeting. Looking ahead to February, we’ll read Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Catherine Boo, a nonfiction selection on February 18.
A Further Journey: A Class for Men in the Second Half of Life
2nd and 4th Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Chapel
We continue to offer a spiritual and personal growth discussion group for men in the second half of life. Last spring we began honest and lively conversations about growth issues in our lives and we want to continue these times together. We will meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays from 7 -8:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the church building. Tom Ledbetter and Ray Michener will lead the conversations and be helped by the planning team of Howard Reign, Chris Mark, Gary Belkot, and Mike Alushin. All men are welcome to join us for this time of enriching conversations of honesty and spirituality with no judgment or criticism. Join us January 22!
ECW's Annual Afternoon Tea
Tuesday, January 23 at 2 p.m. (off-site)
Join us on Tuesday, January 23, 2–4 p.m., at the home of Lynn Goebel, in Sandy Brae, Lewes. Directions will be sent to those on the ECW email list. Guests are always welcome at ECW social events. Please bring a sweet or savory treat to share.
Trinity Institute 2018: Values in Action
February 2-3, 2018 ( St. Peter's is a host site)
Mark your calendar! -- Detailed scheduled coming soon
We all want to create a better world—and that requires action and connection. Discerning shared values is crucial to forming powerful partnerships and moving forward with courageous intention. Explore how you and your community can set a collaborative course at Values in Action, a Trinity Institute conference designed to help you get grounded and connected so you can get going. This year’s conference features leading activists, theologians, authors, and experts on how to integrate core values into strategic and effective action, including the Most Rev. Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church; Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, and Pádraig Ó Tuama, poet, theologian, and mediator.