68th Sisters of Unity Convention

May 20, 2017

68th Sisters of Unity Convention (Church, Events, News, Up Coming Events)

Cynthia Sims

May 20, 2017 - May 20, 2017

10:30am – 11:00pm

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Saturday May 20, 2017           

8:00 AM to 9:15 AM

Complimentary Breakfast

Lucas Temple Dining Hall

 

All Saturday Sessions will be held at Lucas Temple

 

9:30 AM to 10:15 PM (45 minutes)

Team Building Exercise | Pass the Ball Relay

Sister will divide into teams–passing a ball backward overhead followed by a short run for each player in turn—a fun activity to encourage collaboration, teamwork, and fellowship

 

“If You Really Knew Me”

An ice breaker game to break barriers–It will also help strengthen the

bridge between the older and younger Sisters-

 

Ice Breaker Game| Church “Gestures/Charades”

Who am I? – Sisters answer random questions about themselves on paper

anonymously and others guess who it is-

 

10:30 AM to 11:15 AM

(45 minutes-please select 1 session to attend)

Loving the Skin I’m In

Mother Eva Bridges and Sister Latonya Dasher

A session for younger sisters to build self esteem,

to discuss challenges and struggles

 

Postpartum—The Real Deal

Mother Claudette Boyd and Sister Ramona Murphy

A session to discuss postpartum depression, bodily changes to expect

and how to respond, balancing life

 

Health Awareness–Healthy Living |Eating |Exercising

Sister Karina Boyd and Sister Lorrie Jackson

The purpose of this session is to positively influence our health as well as the living and working conditions that influence their health.

 

Women of Faith | Rediscovering the Proverb 31 Woman

Sister Grindel Larry

A session that expounds on the characteristics of a virtuous woman

 

11:30 AM to 12:45 PM (1hr. 15 minutes)

A Celebration of Style and Virtue | Modest Fashion

Mother Bessie Boyd, Sister Ondra Washington, Sister Natissa Whitehead,

Sister Renee Jeffries, and Sister Charity Belford

During this session, the above Sisters will discuss and demonstrate modesty fashion. Some of the sisters with younger daughters will discuss and demonstrate how they are able to assist their daughters with dressing modest. Sisters will model clothes to wear to church, school, work, or play. They will also discuss how and where you can find modesty clothing at discounted prices and stores.

 

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Tea Party | Luncheon

Wear your Favorite Spring Dress and Prettiest Spring Hat and Gloves

-13 years old and older-

 

3:00 PM

Business Meeting

Mother Claudette Boyd, General Mother

 

 

Saturday May 20, 2017   7PM

Praise and Worship

Sisters Natalie Turner, Ashley Jones, Natoria Jeffries, and Torie Washington

 

Offering and Reports (Includes Speaker’s Offering)

Finance Committee

 

Mistress of Ceremonies (Includes Welcome)

Sister Lilly Boyd

 

Song

Sisters Jailynn Belford, Alexia Boyd, Katera Boyd, and McCalia Hall

 

Words of Wisdom

Sister Anica Lovett

“How my Faith Changed My Life”

-5 minutes please-

 

Selections

Saint James True Church Choir

 

The Word of God

Elder Stacy Boyd

Pastor of Words of Life True Church, Austell, GA

 

Remarks and Benediction

Elder Dennis Jeffries

Pastor of Saint James True Church, Lithonia, GA

 

Mothers and Sisters, please wear all white on Sunday. Church Mothers, please sit

on the center front pews on Sunday.