Beyond Pink & Blue: Transitions & Transgender Care

A Regional Pastoral Care Conference

October 21-23, 2018

Be on the growing edge of ministry.

Creating safe and caring places for transgender people and their families in both church and society is one of the most pressing challenges and opportunities for the Christian faith, community life and church growth today. In this seminar, you’ll learn from transgender persons, educators and pastors with helpful experiences in providing pastoral care to transgender people and their families. By participating in this seminar, you will gain insight, language and practical skills to enable you to offer pastoral care and affirming transgender ministry. Join the quest to share the Good News.

This unique conference will take place October 21-23, 2018 in Charlottesville, Virginia at Westminster Presbyterian Church.

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CONFERENCE ORGANIZERS

KEY REGISTRATION DATES

$150.00

EARLY REGISTRATION
Until July 31st

$160.00

REGISTRATION
August 1st to September 30th

$175.00

LATE REGISTRATION
After October 1st

Start this three day conference with a welcome reception, worship, and introduction to the stories of transgender people.  Throughout the conference join plenary sessions, special topic workshops, and conversation groups as you build pastoral care and ministry care skills and understanding to grow ministry and cultivate a community of inclusion for transgender peoples.

Full conference inclusions:

  • Attendance to all activities, Sunday through Tuesday
  • Program Materials
  • Various refreshments and meals:
    • Lunch on Monday and Tuesday
    • Dinner on Sunday and Monday
    • Refreshment breaks

SCHEDULE

Stay tuned as more details are revealed as the event nears!

SUNDAY AFTERNOON

Registration & Hospitality

SUNDAY EVENING

Opening & Plenary One

MONDAY

Plenary Two, Special Topic Workshops, & Plenary Three

TUESDAY

Plenary Four & Closing Celebration

LOCATION

Westminster Presbyterian Church
400 Rugby Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

Westminster Presbyterian Church

English Inn of Charlottesville

HOUSING

Stay at the charming ENGLISH INN of CHARLOTTESVILLE, a mere one and a half miles from the conference.  Enjoy complimentary breakfast and afternoon tea.

Call the English Inn of Charlottesville at (434) 971-9900 to make your reservation. Get the conference price of $99 by indicating that you will be attending the Westminster Presbyterian Conference.  Limited rooms available!

English Inn of Charlottesville

Westminster Presbyterian Church

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CANCELLATION POLICY

Payment for the full amount of the registration fee must be made by the first day of the conference. Cancellations received on or before September 15, 2018 are entitled to a full refund. Cancellations until October 15, 2018 are entitled to a refund minus a $20 processing fee. No refund will be provided for cancellations after October 16, 2018.