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Tuesday, September 15, 2009

"Water: Not for Profit"

Water: Not for Profit is the title of the presentation by Dr. Vinita Eusebius. She is an International Peacemaker affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and Holston Presbytery is thrilled and honored to host her September 25 through October 1.

She will be at First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton, Sunday, September 27th at 7 p.m. The lecture is free, however donations will be accepted to further the work of international peacemaking.
Dr. Eusebius’ presentation, “Water: Not for Profit” will touch on the mission of the Church in the context of endemic poverty in India, children at risk and violence against women. She has traveled widely in India and visited Hawaii, Fiji, Sydney, Jamaica, London, Egypt, Jordan and Israel. She has a Master of Science, Ph.D. in Zoology, B.C.S., and is currently pursuing a Master of Theology. Her work includes 32 years of teaching experience. She is the present chair of the Student Christian Movement of India, has conducted workshops on child rights and is an ordained deaconess of the Church of North India. She is married with two sons ages 22 and 26.
She will be presenting at a number of venues in Holston Presbytery. Here is her schedule:

Saturday, September 26th:
Awakening the Dreamer Symposium
First Presbyterian Church, Elizabethton
(Dr. Eusebius will be a participant)

Sunday, September 27th:
First Presbyterian, Kingsport (morning worship)

First Presbyterian, Elizabethton (evening program at 7 p.m.)

Tuesday, September 29th:
Lunch with Tom Bier at The Journey
423-477-4040 or 423-794-7734

5:30 - Dinner/discussion with Steve Weisz at
Tusculum College In Greeneville

Wednesday, September 30th:

ETSU Campus Ministry in Johnson City- lunch
Jim Kirkpatrick or 423-926-2522

First Presbyterian Church, Bristol
Evening (Beth Flannagan 423-764-7875 or 276-466-3377)

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