Gathering Scrapbook [1st page only]
Highlights from the 2006 Churchwide Gathering of Presbyterian Women.
Out of Chaos
Alexa Smith interviews former General Assembly Moderator Susan Andrews, who brought “Chaos” to the Gathering.
Community in Diversity
An excerpt of the plenary address made by Kikanza Nuri Robins, charging Gathering participants to “make room at the table.”
Getting to Know Our Global Partners
A glimpse of our encounter with more 100 Global Partners from around the world.
Waking Up the World
Alexa Smith recaps the moving story of plenary presenter Benedita da Silva—a force to be reckoned with in Brazil.
God's Word—Light for the Journey
Ellen Birkett Morris shares participants’ reactions to Gathering storyteller, Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi.
One Woman's Calling
One of the most popular plenary presentations during the Gathering was Charlotte Johnstone’s story of a young woman on the road to ordination.
Joining Together in Love
Ellen Birkett Morris brings greetings and a message of common mission from the PC(USA)’s newly elected executive director of the General Assembly Council, Linda Bryant Valentine.
Through an Artist's Eyes
Karen Cooper shares her interpretations of the banners she created for the plenary stage.
Polly Shafer and Theresa Slaiman provide an overview of PW’s financial gifts to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and the world, including the offerings collected at the Gathering.
Business Meeting Highlights
Yvonne Hileman reports on news from the Business Meeting of Presbyterian Women.
Science and Religion
Barbara A. Pursey explores the passages of Genesis that often serve as a battleground for science versus faith.
(Horizons Bible Study Resource)
Dispatch from Forbearance Presbyterian Church
Taking the Dare
• Charlotte Johnstone
Nurturing Our Faith
Living by the Rule
• Steven H. Shussett
Thank You, God, for Waking Me up Today
• Rebecca Barnes-Davies
Host an Alternative Gift Fair
• Melanie Hardison
Working for Justice and Peace
Bringing Peace to the Military
• Ellen Birkett Morris
News and Information About Presbyterian Women and the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
MOM Visits the Gathering
• Pat Gleich
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