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Hurricanes Irma & Harvey

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Hurricane Irma made landfall Sept. 6 as a category 5 storm with 185 mph winds: one of the worst in recorded history. Touching down again in Florida and then moving inland, the impact to Florida is widespread and Irma will likely also affect other states before running her course. (more…)

September 12th, 2017|Categories: News|

You’re invited to a Service in commemoration of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1000 E. Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC.

Bishop EatonA Sacred Concert featuring choirs from both Newberry College and Lenoir-Rhyne University will begin at 1:30 p.m. The service will begin at 2:00p.m. with a Processional of Ecumenical Guests and Rostered Ministers. ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton will preach. (more…)

August 25th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |



I was privileged during the summer between high school and college to attend 23 days of Outward Bound in the Colorado Rockies. I was told that we would be climbing 14,000-foot peaks with very thin air, carrying heavy packs, and surviving on minimal food. Though I was a serious high school athlete in very good shape, I took seriously Outward Bound’s advice to run in our boots in advance to break them in. By the time my flight left for Denver from Charlotte, I was jogging on average 8 miles a day, 5 days a week, in my hiking boots.

September 4th, 2017|Categories: Don't Miss, Reflections|

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