On Saturday, November 25, between 1:00 and 3:00 pm, there will be an opportunity for the congregation to meet Harry and ask him some questions. It’s also a chance for him to meet all of you. Please plan to attend; Harry will make a presentation about his story at 2:00. Throughout the rest of the day, he will meet with groups including the search and vision committees, elders, and session. We’ve included the full schedule below:

Time

Item

Purpose/comments

Participants (in addition to
Harry)

9:00
– 9:15

Introductions/Prayer

Welcome

Search Committee, Vision Committee members, all Elders

9:15
– 10:15

Grace’s
Vision

To provide Harry with an understanding of the essential elements of vision work and current status of implementation.  Presentation of Vision, followed by discussion

Search Committee, Vision Committee members, all Elders

10:15
– 10:45

Break

Refreshment, regrouping

 

10:45
– 11:45

Engagement
of broader leadership

Opened by observations by Harry on the vision, followed by Q&A

Search Committee, All Elders and Committee Convenors

11:45
– 1:00

Lunch

Refreshment

Search Committee and invitees

1:00
– 3:00

Open
house

Informal meet and greet, except for 2:00 speaking

Congregation and Fiona (Harry’s spouse)

2:00
– 2:30

Harry’s
story

Opportunity for Harry to describe his faith journey and vision for ministry and respond to questions

Congregation and Fiona

3:00
– 3:15

Break

Refreshment, regrouping

 

3:15
– 3:45

Reflections
and closing prayer

Opportunity for Harry to explore any outstanding questions about Grace and the role

Session

3:45
– 4:15

Meeting
with Youth Group

Informal introductions to high school class before they head out for roller-skating

Youth Group, Roberto, Search Committee Convenor

Want a quick introduction to Harry? You can read his biography here: Rev. Harry Currie Bio