Ellen Potts, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity, was welcomed as a visitor at the May Stated Session Meeting. She informed the Session that as part of celebrating 200 years of a Presbyterian presence in Tuscaloosa in 2020, First Presbyterian is teaming up with Habitat to build a home for a family with three children.
The Session heard the faith story of Jazmine Partin and welcomed her into membership of Grace. Kendra Peebles discussed with the Session her desire to start the process of becoming ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament in the PCUSA. By unanimous vote, the Session affirmed her sense of call, agreed to sponsor
Recent Session Activity At the last Stated Session meeting of 2018, the Session welcomed Michael and Emily Altman into the worship and fellowship of our congregation. Their children Stein, Ollie, Gideon, and Beatrix accompanied them as the family was welcomed by the Session. At the January Stated Session meeting, the Session welcomed Carol Develice and
Recent Session Activity September 27 and October 25 Report to Congregation November 11, 2018 At the September 27th Session meeting, we welcomed new members into our faith community: Kristin Noppenberger by transfer of letter from Christ Church Rockville MD; her sponsor will be Natalie Adams. Ginger Sprunger by transfer of letter from Earnest
Recent Session Activity/Report to the Congregation The Session approved a motion brought by the Buildings and Grounds Committee to change the name of the Session Room to Conference Room to better reflect its use as a meeting room that serves many groups within and outside the church. Visions of Grace (VOG) task force