The Eastern Network Gathering, “Gathering Wisdom”, will be on October 21, 2017 from 8:30AM to 4:00PM. MCC NoVA is hosting the event, and registration is $25 and is payable at the door in cash or check. Checks are to be made payable to the order of MCC Northern VA, with Eastern Network Gathering written in the memo line. To register online, go to if you plan to attend.

MCC NoVA is located at 10383 Democracy Ln. (University Plaza/University Dr.) Fairfax, VA 23030, and can be reached by phone at 703-691-0930

1 Samuel 3:9 “…Speak YHWH, For Your Servant Is Listening.”

MCC Eastern USA Network 2017 Fall Gathering Agenda DRAFT

08:30 AM Registration (coffee, nosh, mingle)- MCC NoVA
09:00 AM Welcome, Opening Prayer, ‘Gathering Wisdom’ – Rev. Emma Chattin & Eastern Network Leadership     Team
09:15 AM Church Introductions & Check In (one rep per church, work or org)
09:30 AM One on One Conversations to build relationships- Listening to each other
09:45 AM Magical Listening Tour- Presentation by Rev. Elder Rachelle Brown
11:00 AM BREAK (coffee, nosh, mingle) / Set Up For Worship
11:15 AM Fall Gathering WORSHIP
12:15 PM Listening LUNCH
Roundtable Discussions (BOD Members, Clergy, Pastors, Lay Delegates, Laity)
1:15 PM Listening Tour- ‘Listen With Your Heart’ Discussion- Rev. Elder Rachelle Brown
3:45 PM Prayer Circles – Denomination, Interim Moderator, Network (those in transition),
Small Group / Big Group
3:55 PM Closing Prayer – Network Leadership Team
4:00 PM Go In Peace