Join us in Minneapolis!
The 2015 PW Churchwide Gathering will be held June 18–21, 2015 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Make plans to join us! Registration for the event is just $395 (less than in 2012!), with hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency at $169 per night (up to four guests per room). Registration will open January 15, 2015.
The theme of the Gathering is “One Body, One Spirit,” based on 1 Corinthians 12:12–27. As always, workshops, plenary sessions, worship, mission opportunities and all Gathering programming will explore the theme in the context of a diverse, faithful sisterhood.
Gathering registration just around the corner!
Are you ready to start planning your Gathering experience? The Gathering registration booklet mailed with the November/December 2014 issue of Horizons, but is also now available for download!
Use this resource to plan your arrival, worship, shopping, education, relaxation and inspiration during the 2015 Gathering. Plenary speakers will inspire you to live out your faith in new ways. Educational opportunities (workshops, forums and mission tours) will stretch your understanding and engagement with the world. Time with your Presbyterian sisters will remind you of the power of women committed to creating a more just world for everyone. In short, it's an incredible event that should not be missed!
Download the registration booklet to start making your plans and to be ready when registration opens January 15, 2015.
Help PW get to know you
Are you eager to reach out to Presbyterian Women, to share information about your organization, project or initiative? If you are a mission or ministry of PC(USA) or represent an organization/initiative in line with PW’s interests and ministry, apply to be an exhibitor at PW’s 2015 Churchwide Gathering, June 18–21, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, Minnesota! Learn more about the opportunity to reach out to Presbyterian Women at the Gathering.
Promote the Gathering
Gathering planners are so enthusiastic about this Gathering, they don't want anyone to miss it! Help them spread the word about the great location, the inspired theme, the lower prices, the June date, and the transformative experience that the Churchwide Gathering is for all who attend! Download this packet of materials, complete with Minnie the Gathering moose-cot, and share with all your friends! Of course, your story of what the Gathering means to you is perhaps the most powerful tool. Share with someone who has never been!
Get a taste of the Gathering
Watch this four-minute video that offers a look at the fun, worship and fellowship that you can have at the 2015 Churchwide Gathering of Presbyterian Women!
(Gathering images from the 2012 Gathering in Orlando, Florida.)
Look back at the 2012 Gathering
More than 1,800 Presbyterian women (and a few men!) from around the world gathered in Orlando for the 2012 Churchwide Gathering. The theme of the 2012 Gathering was “River of Hope,” based on Psalm 46:4–5.