At the Table
Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

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The Vision Center
4807 Princeton Dr
Mobile, AL 36618

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Celeste Eubanks

At the Table is a conference event held annually that gathers people of ALL races, ethnicities, and cultural backgrounds together to have conversations on race and cultural differences. Now in its second year, At the Table has proven to be a great time of fruitful and effective conversations that are helping the church to become more diverse and inclusive.

This year's At the Table event will focus on cultural competence - having an awareness of one’s own cultural identity and views about difference, and the ability to learn and build on the varying cultural norms of others. Rev. Dr. Maria Dixon Hall of the North Texas Annual Conference will be the keynote speaker at the event. She will also be leading the clergy breakout session. (A separate laity breakout session will be led by conference staff).

All clergy and laity are welcome and invited to attend. Clergy serving in and laity attending churches with cross-racial/cross-cultural appointments are especially encouraged to attend.

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9:30am – 10:00am             Registration
10:00am – 10:20am          Opening Worship – St. John UMC Praise Team & Friends
10:20am – 10:30am          Welcome 
10:30am – 11:15am          Keynote Speaker – Rev. Dr. Maria Dixon Hall
11:15am – 11:30am          Questions & Answers
11:30am – 12:30pm          Lunch
12:30pm – 2:00pm            Breakout Sessions (Clergy Breakout & Laity Breakout)
2:00pm – 2:10pm               Closing Worship – St. John UMC Praise Team & Friends
2:10pm – 2:30pm               Communion – Bishop David Graves
2:30pm                                     Dismissal

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