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NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR WOMEN'S AWARD
05 May 1996 07:34:20
95039 NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR WOMEN'S AWARD
by Jerry L. Van Marter
LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Nominations are being sought by the Women's
Ministries Program Area for the annual Women of Faith Awards. The
awards will be presented at a supper in honor of the recipients
July 15 in Cincinnati during the 207th General Assembly (1995).
Addressing the theme "Woman/Witness: Confronting Injustice,"
the award this year will be given to women "who are on the cutting
edge, challenging oppression and working for justice."
A nominee must be a living Presbyterian woman, lay or clergy,
who "in her life exemplifies faith in God and commitment to the
mission of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and who is a leader in
the denomination and/or in an ecumenical or international arena."
General Assembly staff members are ineligible.
Nomination forms are available by calling (502) 569-5362 or
by writing to the Women's Ministries office in Louisville.
Deadline for nominations is March 15.
The Women of Faith Awards originated in 1986.
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For more information contact Presbyterian News Service
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Louisville, KY 40202
phone 502-569-5504 fax 502-569-8073
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