SCHEDULE

Schedule

Here is the schedule of our time together. More details may be added, but we’re looking forward to the following things!

Sunday

5:00 – 9:30 pm Registration open // Federal Hill Foyer

5:00 – 9:30 pm Book store open // Federal Hill

5:00 – 9:30 pm Exhibit hall open // Maryland Foyer

9:00 pm Gathering for people of color // Watertable C

Monday

7:30 am Registration opens // Federal Hill Foyer

8:15 – 8:45 am “First Time to the National Gathering” welcome meeting // Maryland B

8:30 am Exhibit hall open // Maryland Foyer

8:30 – 11:00 am Book store open // Federal Hill

8:30 am – 12:45 pm Childcare hours // childcare rooms

9:00 – 10:30 am Conversation Groups // various rooms

9:00 am – 3:45 pm Spirituality studio hours // Homeland

10:00 – 10:30 am “First Time to the National Gathering” welcome meeting // Maryland B

11:00 am Opening worship & welcome // Maryland Ballroom

12:30 – 8:00 pm Book store open // Federal Hill

12:45 – 2:00 pm Lunch (provided)

1:00 – 1:45 pm Optional lunch talks // various locations

2:00 – 5:30 pm Childcare hours // childcare rooms

2:15 – 3:45 pm Keynote #1: David Leong // Maryland Ballroom 

3:45 pm Break

4:15 – 5:30 pm Workshop block 1 // various rooms

5:30 pm Break for dinner

7:30 – 9:30 pm Optional Spirituality Studio time // Homeland

8:00 pm Ignites at Night // Maryland Ballroom

Tuesday

7:30 – 9:00 am Friends of McCormick Theological Seminary breakfast // James

8:30 am Registration opens // Federal Hill Foyer

8:30 am Exhibit hall opens // Maryland Foyer

8:30 am – 12:30 pm Childcare hours // childcare rooms

8:30 am – 5:00 pm Book store open // Federal Hill

8:30 am – 1:30 pm Spirituality studio hours // Homeland

9:00 – 10:00 am Worship service // Maryland Ballroom

10:20 – 11:00 am Testimony #1: Sheri Parks & Betsy Nix // Maryland Ballroom

11:00 – 11:30 am Break

11:30 am – 12:00 pm Testimony #2: John Schmidt // Maryland Ballroom 

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Testimony #3: Turnaround Tuesday // Maryland Ballroom

12:30 pm Lunch (provided)

12:45 – 1:45 pm Conversation groups // various rooms

12:45 – 1:30 pm Optional lunch talks // various locations

1:45 – 6:30 pm Childcare hours // childcare rooms

2:00 – 3:15 pm Workshop block 2 // various rooms

3:45 – 5:00 pm Workshop block 3 // various rooms

5:15- 6:30 pm Worship service with Jennifer Barchi preaching // Maryland Ballroom

6:30 pm Gathering for people of color // Watertable C

Free Evening

6:45 pm Friends of Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary reception // Fells Point

6:45 pm Friends of Union Presbyterian Seminary reception // Watertable A

8:00 – 10:00 pm Optional Spirituality Studio hours // Homeland

8:30 – 10:00 pm Optional “Out of Order” movie showing // Maryland B

9:30 – 11:00 pm Optional late night story slam // Watertable C

Wednesday

8:00 – 9:30 am “Join the Conversation: Community Engagement through a Theological Lens” breakfast hosted by Pittsburgh Theological Seminary // Watertable A

8:30 am Registration opens // Federal Hill Foyer

8:30 – 11:15 am Book store open // Federal Hill

8:30 am – 12:30 pm Childcare hours // childcare rooms

8:30 am – 12:30 pm Exhibit hall open // Maryland Foyer

8:30 – 11:00 am Spirituality studio open // Homeland

8:30 – 9:20 am Conversation groups // various rooms

9:30 – 10:45 am Keynote #2: Jonathan Walton // Maryland Ballroom

10:50 am Break

11:15 – 12:30 pm Closing worship service with Kathryn Johnston preaching // Maryland Ballroom

12:30 pm Adjourn

1:00 – 5:00 pm Optional Post-Gathering seminars 

Post-Gathering Seminars

Wednesday

1:00-5:00 pm Optional Post-Gathering seminars (lunch included)

Thursday

8:30 am – 12:00 pm Optional Post-Gathering seminars