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Worship with John Philip Newell at 10am on January 18, 2015 here at the Church of the Roses
World-renowned Celtic Theologian and author will be preaching here at the Presbyterian Church of the Roses on Sunday, January 18th, at 10 am.
The Reverend Dr John Philip Newell, author of The Rebirthing of God, Christianity's Struggle for New Beginnings is also a poet, peacemaker, and scholar who lives in Edinburgh, Scotaland. In 2011 he received the Contemplative Voices Award from the Shalem Institute in Washington DC. Formerly Warden of Iona Abbey in the Western Isles of Scotland, John Philip is the co-founder of Heartbeat: A Journey Towards Earth's Wellbeing. Newell is an or- dained Church of Scotland minister with a passion for peace among the great wisdom traditions of humanity. His PhD is from the University of Edinburgh and he is internationally acclaimed for his work in the field of Celtic spirit- uality, having authored over 15 books, including Listening for the Heartbeat of God, Praying with the Earth, and A New Harmony: the Spirit, the Earth, & the Human Soul.
The Session and personnel committee are happy to announce the hiring of our new part-time Director of Youth Activities: Emily Reeves. Please join us in warmly welcoming Emily.