2018 Turner Memorial Lectures- Featuring Mary DeJong

2018 TURNER MEMORIAL LECTURE: Rewilding the Image of God

October 19-20, Englewood Christian Church, Yakima

Join the Turner Lectures Planning Team for another thought provoking series of discussions and fellowship.  This year's Lecturer, Mary DeJong, is a long-time urban naturalist, practitioner and guide of place-based pilgrimage. She is the cofounderand chair of the Friends of Cheasty Greenspace at Mountain View, an award-winning neighborhood organization committed to creating equitable, safe, and welcoming access to public forests for urban children and families. She also facilitates retreats and pilgrimages in the Pacific Northwest and in Iona, Scotland, that strengthen the unique and mystical interconnection of participants, the sacred, and the natural world. Her book, Waymarkers (2011), is heralded by pilgrims globally who long tojourney to Iona with intention and purpose. Learn more about our lecturer at her website, www.waymarkers.net.

Watch this page for more information- accomadations, schedule, online registration- coming soon.

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN:  https://docgeneralassembly.givingfuel.com/nw2018-turnerlectures

Download the printable mail-in registration and information form HERE.

 


Schedule

Friday, October 19

4:00 Registration/Check In
5:30 Dinner
6:30 Opening Worship
7:00 Lecture I
8:00 Q&A with Ms. DeJong

Saturday, October 20

8:00 Hospitality table open
9:00 Morning Prayers
9:15 Workshops
10:30 Lecture II
11:45 Lunch
1:00 Lecture III
3:00 Q&A and Ice Cream Social


Workshops

Information about Saturday's workshops will be announced on our Facebook page as soon as it becomes available.


Accommodations

Oxford Inn     (509) 457-4444

1603 E. Yakima Ave.,  Yakima, WA 98901

Single Queen - $106
Double Queen - $121
Complimentary breakfast

Oxford Suites     (509) 457-9000

1701 E. Yakima Ave., Yakima, WA 98901

Studio King - $153
Double Queen - $163
Complimentary breakfast and happy hour

Special rates good through September 19th

Location: 

Englewood Christian Church, 511 N 44th Ave, Yakima, WA 98908, USA