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News from the Presbytery Office
Elder Dave Lower (Bell Memorial) passed away last evening. Dave has been an active participant in Presbytery life, and was a current member of the Mission, Communication and Stewardship Committee, the Sudan Team, and Bell Memorial’s Missional Church Team. Please keep his family in your prayers.
News from Our Churches
Reunion For Pecos Valley, New Mexico Travelers – DATE CHANGE
North Liberty Presbyterian Church will be hosting a reunion for everyone who has traveled to the Pecos Valley from our Presbytery on Sunday evening, November 22nd at 6:00 PM. There will be a potluck dinner with a “jam” session and fellowship time to follow. Contact Autumn if you would like more information.
Workshops, Conferences and Local Events
Paul Rusesabagina will be speaking at Westminster College – Wallace Memorial Chapel on Thursday, November 19th at 8:00 PM
Paul Rusesabagina was the manager of the Sabena Hotel des Mille Collines and Hotel des Dplomates in Kigali, Rwanda during the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. Mr. Rusesabagina used his influence and connections as temporary manager of the Mille Colines to shelter over 1,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus from being slaughtered by the Interahamwe Militia. Mr. Rusesabagina was portrayed by Don Cheadle in the film HOTEL RWANDA in 2004.