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We are launching this year's Pray for Me Campaign on September 22nd! The Pray for Me Campaign partners our youth with adults from our church body who will commit to praying for them for the entire year. This creates a number of intergenerational relationships, as well as provides crucial support for your students through the power of prayer.
This year, we are preassigning students and prayer champions before the launch date.
*Please register your student & sign up to be a prayer champion by September 15th!
On October 1, our guest speaker will be Casey Lewis. Casey is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist practicing at Elbow Tree Christian Counseling. She graduated with her MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from Richmont Graduate University. She has an undergrad degree from Tennessee Wesleyan University. Between her schooling, Casey worked for several years with Cru’s high school ministry and at their headquarters in Orlando. She worked at the Alumni Association at The University of Alabama and with the Navigators Campus Ministry. Casey lives with her husband, Barry, their son, Noah, and their golden doodle, Bleeker, in the Ooltewah area. Casey works with individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, marital issues, same sex attraction, PTSD and a many other topics. She will focus her talk on same sex attraction and how we as Believers can respond in love to those who struggle with this issue. Please join us for a delicious Lunch and a Time of Prayer afterwards in the Morning or Dinner in the Evening. PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE FOR LUNCH OR DINNER and CHILD CARE AT 1stpresbyterian.com/women. All meals are prepared by 1st Pres Executive Chef Geoffrey Joynt and are only $5.View Women's Website
First Pres has the privilege of working with some other PCA churches in the area to host Nancy Guthrie for one of her Biblical Theology for Women workshops. It will be held at 1st Pres Friday, March 6 - Saturday, March 7, 2020. The workshop runs 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Saturday. Meals are not provided. You can learn more at Nancy Guthrie's website. Early registration (through Dec. 31) is only $20 and 1st Pres Women can receive a $10 discount with the coupon code: FIRSTPRES10. That makes the workshop only $10 with early registration. What an incredible deal! These workshops are being marketed nationwide and some of the earliest stops are already full, so we would highly suggest that you take advantage of the discount and register early. This workshop will sell out!Event Brite Registration