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Posts from August 2019

“Faith and Lincoln’s Case for Emancipation,” August 16, Friday, 12 p.m.

John O’Brien will discuss President Lincoln, his New York Avenue church pastor, Phineas Gurley, and how their relationship shaped Lincoln’s views on the Emancipation Proclamation.  At the Cosmos Club, near the Dupont Circle Metro stop. Admission is $25 and includes an exceptional buffet.   Contact John O’Brien by July 29.  Jobrien3910@verizon.net.

Meet Carmina Blasco from First Havana!

On Sunday, August 18,  Carmina Blasco, Elder at First Presbyterian-Reformed Church of Havana, will be with NYAPC to lead an Adult Christian Education discussion on “What is New at First Havana and in Cuba?”  She will participate in the 10:00 a.m. worship service.  Following the service, a lunch/reception will be held by the Cuba Partners Committee for the congregation to meet and talk with…